How to Update Your Clinical Content

Update Instructions for Palm OS Devices

  1. Connect to the Internet
  2. Place your device in its cradle or plug in your synchronization cable
  3. Press the HotSync button on the cradle or tap the HotSync icon in the HotSync Manager on your device

Have wireless access on your device?

  1. Connect to the Internet via WiFi (device configuration may be needed) or through your phone’s data service*.
  2. Launch the Epocrates application and tap the e in the upper left corner.
  3. Under "App", tap AutoUpdate.
  4. Tap Sync to initiate the AutoUpdate process OR schedule a regular wireless update (recommended):
  5. Tap Details.
  6. Next to "Timer", tap Not Set.
  7. Set the time and day(s) when you wish to schedule a regular AutoUpdate*.

*Important: Please be advised that charges may apply if you do not have an “unlimited” data plan. Epocrates is not responsible for any charges you may encounter with your wireless provider.

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