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       pilot-install-user - Reads or sets a Palm User and UserID on a Palm Device.


       pilot-link: Userland conduits


        pilot-install-user  [-p|--port  <port>]  [--version]  [-?|--help]  [--usage] [-q|--quiet]
       [-u|--user  username] [-i|--id  userid] [-l|--list]


        pilot-install-user allows the user to read or change the User and UserID  information  on
       the Palm handheld.


   pilot-install-user options
                               --user username

       Set the username, use quotes for spaces in the username, as in "John Q. Public".

                               --id userid

       Set  the 5-digit numeric UserID on the device (used for many Palm application registration

                               -l, --list

       List the current username and ID (default)

   Conduit Options
                               -p, --port

       Use device file <port> to communicate with the Palm handheld. If this  is  not  specified,
       pilot-install-user  will  look  for  the  $PILOTPORT  environment variable. If neither are
       found or supplied, pilot-install-user will print the usage information.


       Suppress 'Hit HotSync button' message

                               -v, --version

       Display version of pilot-install-user and exit without connecting.

   Help Options
                               -h, --help

       Display the help synopsis for pilot-install-user and exit without connecting.


       Display a brief usage message and exit without connecting.


       The program will connect to a target Palm handheld, and read  or  set  the  Palm  UserName
       specified or display the Palm username and UserID if none is specified.


        pilot-install-user was originally written by D. Jeff Dionne <>.

       This manual page was converted to XML by Neil Williams <>


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        pilot-install-netsync (1), pilot-dlpsh (1), pilot-link(7).