Wirelessly posted (8700g: BlackBerry8700/4.2.1 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)
Originally Posted by tsac
Could it be that he was in a bad area and the service was unable to send to him and would have re-established service when it saw the BB.
The OP is talking about the case where BIS cannot access the internet email and shuts down. The service sends a message to the blackberry. Typically the fix is to re-enter password and save. I have always done it from a computer. However I believe it can also be done from the blackberry.