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Old 02-03-2007, 09:50 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I download the latest handheld version of 4.2.0.71. I currently have 4.2.0.64. I ran the setup file and then loaded my Desktop Manager. When I plug my BB in, I don't get prompted to upgrade.

I must be missing something. When I re-run the setup file, I get prompted to repair the install.
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I deleted the file, but its still not upgrading. Should I uninstall and reinstall? I re-ran the setup file again after deleteing the vendor.xml file.

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If you rerun the setup file you'll need to delete the vendor.xml again. Be sure you delete only "vendor.xml" If you delete anything else you'll have problems. It is located in c:\program files\common files\research in motion\apploader.

Then plug in BB and run Desktop Manager.
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