Hebrew/Yiddish Reader for MS-Windows CE 3.0, Pocket PC 2002, Pocket PC 2003, Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile 6 Classic, Windows Mobile 6 Professional*)

Version 1.8m

For using texts with nikud, installation of a Unicode font on the Pocket PC is absolutely required - for installation instructions see here.

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To install it, download the hebrewreader.exe file to the desktop PC, put the pocket PC into the cradle, make sure that Windows Mobile Device Center or ActiveSync is started and start the hebrewreader.exe file on your desktop PC.

Note for Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC devices: When a confirmation message appears that the application is from an unknown vendor, acknowledge it with Yes. If an error message appeared during installation that the Hebrew Reader could not be started, execute the hebrewreader.exe file again to install it a second time (it will be overwritten automatically).

This program views Hebrew text files in the DOC format for Palm PC**) - for this format, there are many Hebrew text files as freeware or shareware - or DOS Hebrew text files


NEW in Version 1.8: Displaying Yiddish Unicode/UTF-8 HTML texts (for this feature, a Unicode font is required)

Yiddish Unicode/UTF-8 HTML texts are available at
More Yiddish texts are available here

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System requirements: ARM, X-Scale, MIPS, SH3 or SH4 processor

Frequently Asked Questions

How to install Unicode fonts on the pocket PC.

Solution to problem: Word or Excel documents which are synchronized with the Pocket PC appear as "garbage" in Hebrew letters.

Solution to problem: The text My info which is displayed when the Pocket PC is turned on is displayed as "garbage" in Hebrew letters.

How can I create a text which can be read by the Hebrew Reader?

*) Microsoft, MS, Windows and Microsoft Word are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S.A. and/or other countries.

**) Palm is a trademark of Palm Computing Inc., a 3Com Company.

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