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Old 02-14-2008, 11:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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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?
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If it's off, you'll just have to search. Good luck.
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Thanks, I thought it was available on an earlier BB I had, am I just imagining this?
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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.
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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.)
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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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