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You cannot synchronize a Palm Tungsten C handheld device with a virtual machine in Microsoft Virtual PC for Mac Version 7.
This issue occurs if you use a USB connection to connect the handheld device with the computer that is running Virtual PC for Mac Version 7.
Warning This workaround may make your computer or your network more vulnerable to attack by malicious users or by malicious software such as viruses. We do not recommend this workaround but are providing this information so that you can implement this workaround at your own discretion. Use this workaround at your own risk.
Note Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
You may be able to work around this issue if you use a Bluetooth connection to connect the handheld device with the computer. To configure the virtual machine in Virtual PC for Mac Version 7 to use a Bluetooth connection, follow these steps:
For more information about the security risks that occur when you use Bluetooth, visit the following Microsoft MSDN Web site: