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Old 06-13-2011, 04:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,
I'm running BES5 and been requested to update only one device to OS6 for testing purpose.
I'm new to BES administration and been told that should be a real trouble...
So can I do that? Is it even possible?

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Default Re: BES5 -Need to update only one device to OS6?

Yes, it can be done.

However, since you're new to BES administration, I don't recommend that you update the device via BES. This is an advanced admin task and would likely be more of a headache to you due to inexperience.

Use BlackBerry Desktop Software and update the device manually via a local PC.
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Default Re: BES5 -Need to update only one device to OS6?

First, Thank you for the reply.

So, If i connect the device to my laptop and update the OS there should be no problem to continue working with the server?

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Default Re: BES5 -Need to update only one device to OS6?

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First, Thank you for the reply.

So, If i connect the device to my laptop and update the OS there should be no problem to continue working with the server?

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That's correct. The device should begin a new Enterprise Activation after the update is completed.
If it doesn't, just manually start a new activation.
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