- You've lost your Registration Code.
- Your Registration Code isn't accepted.
- You've upgraded to the latest version of Pocket Stars and your old code doesn't
Pocket Stars Registration Codes are 5 digit numbers which are derived
from your Registered Name.
For the PDA and SP versions of Pocket Stars, your Registered Name is whatever you’ve
entered on your device at Start.Settings.OwnerInformation (and you can change this
at any time). Note that some newer devices use the “Me” page in contacts to define
the Registered Name field (more info here).
For the PC version of Pocket Stars, your Registered Name is established when you
install the operating system and cannot be changed without using RegEdit.
When you purchase Pocket Stars, a Registration Codes is generated from whatever
you entered as your Registered Name and is then sent to you via email. The algorithm
to generate your code is case sensitive, so you must enter your name exactly as
shown on your PDA or PC. Your Registered Name is also displayed (but cannot be changed)
when running Pocket Stars at PocketStars.Menu.Help.Registration.
If you need to get an updated or replacement registration code,
just email jaybo at nomadelectronics.com with with your "Registered User" name:
- - Go to the Help.Registration page when running Pocket Stars.
- - Copy the "Registered User" name exactly as shown, including spaces, capitalization and puctuation.
- - Email jaybo at nomadelectronics.com with this info.
Need help getting Pocket Stars installed?
- PDA version (Pocket PC) here.
- SP version (Smartphone) here.
- PC version (Windows PCs) here.
Upgrades are free for registered users!
Just download and install the latest "trial" version. If you currently have a registered
version, you can install over the top of an old version and the new version will
The "trial" and "buy" versions are identical - you just don't get a registration
code when you download the "trial" version. Note that you will not
need to re-enter your registration code when upgrading.
Just make sure you exit Pocket Stars before starting the upgrade. On the PDA and
Smartphone versions, hit Menu.About.Exit. On the PC version use Menu.Exit.
First check the FAQ (Frequently
Asked Questions) page, and also the Pocket Stars Community
Forum (which is now closed to new additions due to spam).
Data Sources and References
Please first check the Release History
page and see if your problem has been fixed in a more recent release. If not, please
send a detailed report including device type, Operating System, and problem sequence
Older versions are archived here.
Please direct all questions, comments, bug reports to
firstname.lastname@example.org. I usually will respond within a day or two,
unless I'm off sailing in which case you may have to wait for a couple of weeks.