[NTLK] restart/reset button Was: testing testing

L.W. Brown lwb at mac.com
Mon Aug 17 15:17:55 EDT 2020


There is definitely ”a way” to turn off individual or groups soups to check for problems with them—
a way that I wish I could remember…

> On Aug 17, 2020, at 11:59 AM, Forrest <newton_phoenix at mindspring.com> wrote:
> 
> With my admittedly limited understanding of how the Newton OS works, I can speculate that some sort of underlying issue is occurring after the installation, which could be the root of the issue.
> 
> In the days of Mac OS 9 (Classic), you started by holding down the SHIFT key to turn extensions off. (In Windows it was called Safe Mode.) By doing this you could see if an application was “misbehaving” (as they call it in Android OS), and troubleshoot it from there.
> 
> I don’t know exactly how this would be accomplished with Newton OS, but have to think there is a way.
> 
> Mahalo,
> Forrest
> 
> Sent from my T-Mobile iPhone 11
> 
>> On Aug 17, 2020, at 5:28 AM, Fabrice Braun <newton at fabricebraun.de> wrote:
>> 
>> So, I hit the reset button on my eMate, and I could indeed install one Newton Program on me eMate. Hurray! 
>> 
>> But that was it, as soon as I tried to transfer the next one, the transfer aborted just like before. 
>> 
>> Fabrice 


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