i found thiss on a similar post..
"Below is What i did, and it worked .......... it should work for u too.
Download BBSAK 1.7
DOWNLOAD THIS net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod
1. Open up BBSAK and if your device has a password input it, if not just click ok.
2. Click read System
3. Sort by name if you want and locate net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod
4. Click Remove COD with net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod highlighted.
5. Your device reboots.
6. Click Install COD and pick the .405 net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod that i uploaded.
7. Device Reboots.
Thanks to all the guys out there who came out with this fix... as it really did help me........... "
has anyone tried this?