Click the link below and follow the instructions:
PPC 2002 or 2003
- Takes 20 secs for cable/DSL
Before installing, if a previous version Word in the World has already been installed, close any open programs on your pda and press the reset button. This reboots the pda, clearing the current Word in the World from memory (virtually all pda programs are memory resident by default).
After clicking to download when the file download dialog box appears, click 'Save' to store the CAB file on your pc (saving to the desktop is an easy way to go), and close out the Download Complete dialog box. Then copy the CAB file to any folder on your Pocket PC and tap it with the stylus to install the software. If a previous version of Word in the World is already installed, when prompted to re-install click OK and the new version will overwrite the old. The CAB file will be automatically removed from the Pocket PC.
To copy the CAB file to your Pocket PC: Connect the Pocket PC to your pc and after ActiveSync establishes communication, right click it's green symbol on the lower right of your screen, and then click Explore. This opens a window titled Mobile Device. Just drag the Word in the World CAB file into the window, and this will copy it to your Pocket PC's My Documents folder. Then go to your Pocket PC, tap Start, then tap Programs, then tap File Explorer and navigate to the My Documents folder (it's a subfolder of My Device, the topmost folder level). Then tap the CAB file to install Word in the World.
Note: If a message appears saying 'The publisher could not be verified. Are you sure you want to run this software?', press Run.
An icon for Word in the World will be placed on your start menu and in the start menu programs folder.
If you would prefer to install Word in the World using a ZIP file (it may look like a lot, but it's quick and easy):
PPC 2002 or 2003 Zip File
- Takes 8 sec for cable/DSL
Click above to download, and when the file download dialog box appears, click 'Save' to store the ZIP file on your pc (saving to the desktop is an easy way to go), and close out the Download Complete dialog box.
Next right click the ZIP file and then click on 'Extract All'. Click 'Next', then click 'Next' again, and a new folder entitled 'Word in the World PDA WM' will be created; if you downloaded the ZIP file to your desktop, the folder will be there. Click 'Finish' and a window will pop up showing the folder 'Word in the World'.
After connecting your PDA to your desktop/laptop computer using ActiveSync, open up windows explorer (right click the Start button and click Explore) and navigate to the 'Program Files' folder on your PDA.
Note: your PDA will show up as 'Mobile Device' beneath all your drive listings and Control Panel. You'll probably have to open a subfolder named 'My Windows Mobile-Based Device' to find 'Program Files' and the correct 'Windows' folder mentioned below.
Copy the 'Word in the World' folder (and all its contents) to the 'Program Files' folder. If it says it needs to convert the files to a different format, click OK.
From Explorer on your desktop/laptop computer, in the 'Mobile Devices' 'Program Files\Word in the World' subfolder, scroll down to the application 'Word in the World.exe' and right click on it, then click 'Create Shortcut'. The shortcut will be created in the same folder at the bottom. Right click it and rename it to 'Word in the World', removing the words 'Shortcut to' and '.exe' at the end..
While still in Explorer on your desktop/laptop, navigate to the 'Windows' folder and then to the 'Start Menu'. Note, there may be more than one 'Windows' folder, but only one will have a 'Start Menu' subfolder. Drag (or cut and paste, copy, or move) the shortcut you just created into the 'Start Menu' 'Programs' subfolder. The installation is compete.
To run Word in the World on your PDA, press Start, then Programs, then the Word in the World icon. You can also add Word in the World to the top level of the start menu by going to Settings on the Start Menu.