BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-11-2010, 10:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Model: 8700r
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Official release on BPS discontinuation?

Please Login to Remove!

Hi all. This seemed like the right place for this; apologies if it's not.

I'm doing some research for the office, and as noob as you can get. My understanding right now is that BPS was effectively discontinued at v.4.1, replaced by BESX (now 5.0).

I was told by tech support that BPS is no longer even available for download, but in fact I was able to download it here (can't link yet, not enough posts in the forums):

blackberry.com/ Downloads/entry.do?code=3B2D8F129AE2F408F2153CD9CE663043[/url]

Which kind of lessens the credibility of the employee who told me this. All other information I've gotten is form discussion forums where people are discussing it as understood that it's no longer available, but nothing official.

So. Can anyone point me to an official Blackberry release on the discontinuation of the software, with what exactly can and cannot be done with it? (Or, what the status of BPS is, if otherwise?)

Thanks!
Offline  
Old 08-11-2010, 11:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Elite
 
knottyrope's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Massachusetts
Model: PRIV
OS: 5.1.1
PIN: t of blood has been taken
Carrier: AT&T-US with I dee ten tee errors
Posts: 7,215
Post Thanks: 369
Thanked 376 Times in 346 Posts
Default

Most likely that is the service pack and not the full installer.

BPS is gone and BES Express 5 is here.

You can still run BPS and install it if you have the SRP for it.
T Support still supports it.

I have a SRP for it and a CAL. PM me.
__________________
unlock your phone here http://freemyblackberry.com/
I am on http://supportforums.blackberry.com
BES 12 running sweet for my DTEK60
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

LOT OF 4 MICRON MT16VDDT6464AG-265C4 512MB MEMORY DDR 266 HP 175925-001 SPARE
$19.99
LOT OF 4 MICRON MT16VDDT6464AG-265C4 512MB MEMORY DDR 266 HP 175925-001 SPARE picture2GB SWISSBIT PC3200 ECC REGISTERED PC RAM MEMORY (2X1GB)
$14.98
2GB SWISSBIT PC3200 ECC REGISTERED PC RAM MEMORY (2X1GB)  pictureDT-8852 Digital Sound Noise dB Meter Data Logger /w MEMORY PC USB Datalogger NEW
$179.95
DT-8852 Digital Sound Noise dB Meter Data Logger /w MEMORY PC USB Datalogger NEW pictureLOT OF 9 ATP 512MB PC2100 ECC REG MEMORY MODULE AB64L72Q8S8B0S
$19.99
LOT OF 9 ATP 512MB PC2100 ECC REG MEMORY MODULE AB64L72Q8S8B0S pictureSanDisk 200GB Ultra micro SD SDXC 90MB/s Class 10 UHS-I Mobile Memory Card
$22.0
SanDisk 200GB Ultra micro SD SDXC 90MB/s Class 10 UHS-I Mobile Memory Card picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.