Originally Posted by rramctd
I would think if you had a backup that you have done yourself you may get them back that way
...and you'd be dead wrong about that - it's a known issue that there's no backup for that, and no working restore either. Before recommending to others, you really should verify - instead of just posting solutions that are know NOT to work. There's a plethora of info about this, including KB's on the RIM site, which state that there's no known workaround at this time.