Newton Glossary

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A view of information pertaining to an entry in the Name File application soup, graphically formatted as a business card. A card can display names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, notes, and other information fields created by the user. Also referred to as a [name card].

Card is also an application that allows the user to retrieve information about a PC card inserted into a Newton device. If the PC card is an external store, the Card application can be used to rename, backup, restore, and erase information stored on the card.

Card can also refer to a PC card or CompactFlash card.


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