I've only tested this with version 4.0 of the Palm
Palm allows you set a password on the desktop
software. Without a password you are not able to
view the data.
There is a way to bypass and get rid of the
On an existing Palm Desktop make sure the password
is set. Once it asks you for the password you
need to press Alt-F or Alt-H to get the menu
Once you have the menu pulled down you navigate to
Tools | Options and select the Security tab. Once
there you can uncheck the  Require password
to access the Palm desktop.
Click OK and then cancel out and exit. The next
time you restart the Palm desktop software the
password will be gone and anyone can view your