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Old 09-18-2008, 10:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a Blackberry Pearl 8100 T-Mobile with unlimited texting, i've been searching for a way to get on aim by SMS but i seem to only find ones for Curls, is there any ?!?!! AHHHHHHH.
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So you don't have a data plan.
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So you don't have a data plan.
whats a data plan? i can call people too and shiet, after 9 i get free mins and weekends too. if thats what u mean im dumb lol. i also got unlimited texting, whats a data plan
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A data plan is what the BB uses for email and web browsing. With a data plan you have more options for IM applications.
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A data plan is what the BB uses for email and web browsing. With a data plan you have more options for IM applications.
i don't think so....my blackberry messenger works, is that part of it? i can go check my minutes i have left....and download games and music and applications and things
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Well if you have BBM than you have a data plan it's the only way it will work. try going to mobile.blackberry.com on your BB and then instant messaging for the Blackberry smartphone and follow the links for AIM.
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well not necessarily he can have the $15 unlimited email options which includes BBM on that... but no browsing and that means no IM
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Man I'm striking out tonight, sorry about that.
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Your T-mobile 8100 should come with the OZ messenger program that lets you use AIM via Text messages.
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Old 09-21-2008, 05:36 PM   #10 (permalink)
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yeah, i didn't think you needed the data plan to use AIM
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