ChangeName recomeded by PalmOne for changing your UserName
With ChangeName you can set/change the PalmOS UserName (the HotSyncName) and the UserID directly on your PalmOS device. You can
also fake the FlashRomSerialNumber and the OS Version (string). Normally you set/change the UserName with the
PalmDesktop (Win/Mac) or install-user (Un*x/Linux). ChangeName also includes a program for MS Windows to show
all user in the PalmDesktop user database (users.dat) and it allows to change a user name on the desktop.
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$ status: Freeware
uses space in ram: 9K
os versions (tested): 3.3, 3.5.x, 4.x, 5.x
first released on February 07. 1999
released version 1.1 on February 09. 1999
released version 1.2 on March 23. 1999
now you can set the Palm UserName (e.g. after a hard reset)
released version 1.3 on May 27. 1999
fixed a bug with pilot-xfer (from pilot-link package)
released version 2.0 on May 30. 1999
now you can also change the UserID
added Palm_ID (Dos/Windows program)
released version 3.0 on December 24. 1999 (this was all ready finished on by the 12. ... no time)
now you can fake the FlashRom serial number and the OS version (string).
released version 3.01 on June 08. 2001
please tell me what you can use this for ;-]
added a color icon (some many color devices out there)
added ChUserName on June 21. 2001
removed palm_id program (doesn't work with the current PalmDesktop!)
added ChUserName to the PalmName package!
released version 3.02 on July 16. 2001
changed name to ChangeName because of bad email from Palm Inc. concerning the trademark Palm in the old name
(PalmName) of this program.
released version 3.1 on February 09. 2002
Now the fake values (for ROM ID and OS version string) survive a soft reset!
released version: 3.2 on July 15. 2004
So the people can use ChangeName to get a unique id at PalmNet (Mobile Internet) with a mask rom device.
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