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Old 02-06-2007, 08:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I used the diagnostic tool found here and it displays my pin as 540666651 but on the status menu under options it displays 2039eb1b, I sent a test message and it came back to me.



Anyone know why this is?
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Old 02-06-2007, 08:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Wirelessly posted (8700g: BlackBerry8700/4.1.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

I would say the 203 number is your actual PIN. Is that the one you tested?
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I used the diagnostic tool found here and it displays my pin as 540666651 but on the status menu under options it displays 2039eb1b, I sent a test message and it came back to me.



Anyone know why this is?
Yeah I have to agree I'd say 2039eb1b is your actual pin. Want me to send a test to that pin #? Can't comment on the tool you were using that displayed the other # considering i don't know what the tool is.
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Wirelessly posted (8700g: BlackBerry8700/4.1.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

I would say the 203 number is your actual PIN. Is that the one you tested?
No I sent the test message to 540666651 and it came back to me but it said it came from 2039eb1b.
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Yeah I have to agree I'd say 2039eb1b is your actual pin. Want me to send a test to that pin #? Can't comment on the tool you were using that displayed the other # considering i don't know what the tool is.

Yes please do send a test message!

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I am virtually 100% certain that 540666651 is not a valid pin.
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One is decimal one is hexadecimal. Same number, just a different way of expressing it. Try this: Open calculator -> View -> Scientific -> Paste 540666651 in to the box -> Click Hex -> Viola! 2039EB1B

In case you were wondering this pin is 100000001110011110101100011011 in binary. Blech!
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Oh my... math "phetish" too Phil?
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One is decimal one is hexadecimal. Same number, just a different way of expressing it. Try this: Open calculator -> View -> Scientific -> Paste 540666651 in to the box -> Click Hex -> Viola! 2039EB1B

In case you were wondering this pin is 100000001110011110101100011011 in binary. Blech!
OOO thanks! Good to know.
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