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Old 04-24-2011, 07:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Is it possible to run App Loader on Mac OS X in order to wipe device?

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Hello all,

My 9700 is rebooting after getting about 1/8th of the way through the start-up progress bar (this has started since it was dropped).

After reading some forum posts and FAQs I want to try wiping the device and reinstalling the OS however I cannot currently connect it to my Mac obviously and so need to run the 'Application Loader wizard' as referred to in the What_to_do_next_if_Jl_Cmder_will_not_connect_and_w ipe FAQ.

However I have a Macbook running OS X and so don't know how to do this as can only find instructions for Windows users.

Any help with this would most be appreciated, many thanks,

Daniel
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Default Re: Is it possible to run App Loader on Mac OS X in order to wipe device?

This is still "windows only". You can run windows on your MacBook, but I have found that keeping an old IBM ThinkPad around (Win XP) is a cheaper solution.

You can use the MacBook to upgrade your OS on the BlackBerry.
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