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eidola 02-14-2008 10:55 AM

Remote power on
 
I came home last night and turned my 8100 off and can't find it, is there a way to remote power on so I can call it and find it?

penguin3107 02-14-2008 10:56 AM

No.

John Clark 02-14-2008 11:00 AM

If it's off, you'll just have to search. Good luck.

eidola 02-14-2008 11:01 AM

Thanks, I thought it was available on an earlier BB I had, am I just imagining this?

penguin3107 02-14-2008 11:08 AM

It's never been a feature.
It's impossible to do.
If there's no power... there's no way to communicate with it remotely to tell it to turn on.

John Clark 02-14-2008 11:16 AM

There was an application for if the device was on silent you could make it ring....but nothing can be done if the device is off (unless it's set to auto-on.)

puzzle-man 02-14-2008 11:26 AM

Better Solution
 
I have been through that with my phone. My solution was to program it to automatically turn on every day about the time I get up. That way I can always call it as I am heading out of the house and find it. Works great.


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