[The only reason is that the battery low mechanism is designed for alkalines.
Also, be careful that you insert the batteries in the correct direction.
See battery article this issue -- Hal.]
1. Why is it not advisable to use rechargeable batteries? The maximum battery
life for me is two weeks (not two months as in the user's guide) and using
an adapter is limiting the portability in some cases.
[A shareware program called PRT95 * by Todd Cary does a nice job printing
the PHONE book out in a variety of formats -- Hal.]
2. Is it possible to create a user definable format for PHONE menu? I tried
to use my PHONE file as a data file for a BASIC program but, the result
was annoying. If I can define fields or variables into my PHONE file, I
may get nice outputs with the names on the first line, addresses on the
second line, postal code and country on the next lines. Any of your readers
succeed with this?
[Use User Defined Function Keys (see reference in User's Guide) or the
UMA program reviewed in this issue to extend MEMO's capabilities -- Hal.]
3. Is it possible to add some functions, such as line delete, to MEMO?
[Don't think that is possible. One of the sacrifices of a smaller screen
4. When I run PC version of Lotus, date or file name information is seen
on bottom left of the screen. However, this is not the case with the 95LX
version. Can I make use of this ability on the 95LX?
Ahmet G. Oezisik
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