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Old 12-07-2006, 12:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I updated my Pearl's OS today, the new one from TMO. It failed the first time, had to wipe my Pearl using JL_Cmder, and then start from scratch.

Got my contacts and such back by syncing with Outlook, that's all good. Somehow, my email settings were still there (for a POP3 account, not Outlook) and it all appeared to work. But, I don't get any notification when I get a new email, have tried setting to various tones, vibrate, etc. and nothing works. This worked fine before, so not sure what the deal is.

The tone that I have specified for phone calls works fine. I've tried rebooting, had no effect.

Any thoughts? I'd prefer not to re-install the OS, not even sure how to do that without wiping it again and that was not too fun.
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Also, just realized that email reconciliation isn't working, and isn't even showing up as an option in messages. Argh.
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Are you sure that you checked the 'messages' setting under the profile that you are using?

menu/profile/advanced. Then select the profile that you are using and check the settings for 'messages [youremail@yourserver.com]'
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Also, just realized that email reconciliation isn't working, and isn't even showing up as an option in messages. Argh.
Log in to your t-mo account on the web and then click on 'setup internet email'. Then select 'service books' from the left side and click 'send service books'.
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Thanks for your help. I got it figured out late last night, I deleted my email account on the Pearl, and then re-created it, and everything is working fine. I think what happened is when I re-installed, it got some of the email account settings from the my-t-mobile site but not everything. So I still got emails, but in the profile options the account didn't show up, just a generic "Messages" item and that's what I was changing the tones, etc. for. Once I re-created the account on my Pearl, the email account showed up under my profile settings and it's all good!
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