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Old 01-14-2008, 11:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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A friend of mine is a manager at a local verizon store. i'm contemplating on what phone to get, and he showed me the pearl... what an awesome first impression phone!

I had some questions, tho (newbie here, dont harp on me too hard!)

1. Ringtones:
Can I put Mp3's on a miniSD and use those as Ringtones? I use to make my own custom ones and load them through BitPim, but BitPim doesn't support smart phones.

2. Micrsoft Entourage 2004/2008 sync?
- can i sync my contacts/tasks/calendar with Entourage (Mac os version of outlook) via bluetooth?


I think that's all I have for now, any response is very helpful. thank you in advanced!
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I can answer #1 ( I just learned this a second ago). Yes you can.
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As far as ringtones just make them and drop and drag them to the memory card, that's all then use.
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okay, so it looks like mp3 will work. aac and m4a (itunes) tracks will work too? just curious.

anyone got an answer on #2? you guys are quick!
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If you don't get what you need here, you might ask on this thread...

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My understanding was that Verizon's phones do not support the bluetooth transfer of files. I believe it was called OBEX. I have tried to transfer contact information via bluetooth on a PC and been denied. To the best of my knowledge it is something tied to the Verizon OS.

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