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Old 09-05-2007, 04:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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We are currently running BES linked to Exchange v. 6.5.7226.0. I'm pretty new to BES and I myself probably won't be preforming the updates, but I'm researching what needs to done because our system admin is swamped. Anyways, I went and checked out the RIM site and looked under v 4.0 of BES and saw all the different hotfixes and patches.

Is there a whole package like a Service Pack that incorporates them all or should I just work my way up from the bottom? How often do you run into problems when applying updates (I know this one is kinda vague)? The patches will be applied over the weekend, but our business of about 400 BB users can't afford to go without email service.

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Without a TSupport contract, 4.0.7 and it's hotfixes would be the highest you could go. SP7 would update with all known issues found in 4.0.0-4.0.6+.
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Old 09-05-2007, 07:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Be aware that RIM is dropping support for 4.0.X come January 31, 2008 ... BlackBerry Product LifeCycle
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