Before We Begin

 

Most folk think that the Palm Pilot software (the OS) is the six Main applications programs (Date Book, Address Book, To Do List, Memo Pad, Expenses and Mail) (often called "apps") and a Calculator.

 

 

However, the OS also consists of the Home Apps screen, Menus, a Find function, Hot Sync, Prefs (settings), Security, Graffiti and Giraffe.

 

 

 

What this Tips site is about is taking advantage of some of the gold hidden away in the wonderful simplicity of the device's functionality.