BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-10-2007, 05:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Model: Pearl
PIN: N/A
Carrier: ATT (Cingular)
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default BB Desktop USB Sync is Resetting Time Zone to "Einwetok"

Please Login to Remove!

I have a Pearl that is doing something strange. When I sync the handheld to Outlook via the USB cable and the Blackberry Desktop Manager the sync makes the proper changes/additions to the calendar and address book. However, during the sync the time zone in the hand held unit changes to the Einwetok time zone. Current time and the call history is changed and shown in terms of Einwetok. Calendar entries are shown in the wrong time slots. To fix I go through the Setup Wizard --> Time and Date and reset to Eastern time zone and everything corrects - calendar entries are now shown in the correct slots.

This is more annoying that anything. How do I get it to sync using the USB cable without having it change the time zone???

Key Data - this is a red Pearl obtained though AT&T (Cingular). I am no longer attached to a MS Exchange server, though I was at my former employer. I did not sync via the cable when I was attached to the server. I run Outlook XP on my laptop. Thanks
Offline  
Old 12-10-2007, 05:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: 9xx0
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,912
Post Thanks: 59
Thanked 241 Times in 180 Posts
Default

With your BB connected via USB, in your Desktop Manager, select Sync.

In the pop-up window, you should see three checkboxes, one of them reading "Update device time/date auotmatically" or something like that. Uncheck it.
Offline  
Old 12-11-2007, 10:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Model: Pearl
PIN: N/A
Carrier: ATT (Cingular)
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Solved

Thanks ... knew it was something simple, just couldn't find it.
Offline  
Old 12-11-2007, 10:22 AM   #4 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: 9xx0
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,912
Post Thanks: 59
Thanked 241 Times in 180 Posts
Default

and welcome to the BB Forums!
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

New 150Amp MIG/ARC Stick 2IN1 Welder 110/230V Dual Voltage Welding Soldering
$249.0
New 150Amp MIG/ARC Stick 2IN1 Welder 110/230V Dual Voltage Welding Soldering pictureOPA445 High Voltage 90V FET input OpAmp, SOIC8-:
$6.7
OPA445 High Voltage 90V  FET input OpAmp, SOIC8-: pictureFluke T5-1000 Voltage, Continuity and Current Tester
$97.63
Fluke T5-1000 Voltage, Continuity and Current Tester picture50PCS Reed Switch Glass N/O Low Voltage Current MKA10110
$11.0
50PCS Reed Switch Glass N/O Low Voltage Current MKA10110 pictureFluke 2AC AC 90-1000V VoltAlert Non-Contact Voltage Tester Detector Pen
$24.99
Fluke 2AC AC 90-1000V VoltAlert Non-Contact Voltage Tester Detector Pen picture






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