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Old 05-04-2007, 06:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Simple question really.

I dont have a USB cable, only have bluetooth available to me at the moment and i would very much like to get programs such as the colour ball one.

As my service isn't up and running i can't install it from the phone, so need to transfer it by bluetooth some how.

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Bump, please help.
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I believe that the Desktop Manager software handles bluetooth as well as USB. I'm not 100% sure, but check around in there.

As far as transferring from another BB, I would imagine there would be all kinds of licensing issues that prevented RIM from having that as an option for transferring apps from one phone to another.

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Ive tried using DM, but cant seem to find where it works with BT. :(
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Aah ha! The setting is under the Blackberry Device Manager, That's Start > All Programs > Blackberry > Blackberry Device Manager. If it doesn't open up when you click, check your systemtray for a little blackberry & printer icon and double-click it.

Then, if your computer has Bluetooth, check 'enable bluetooth support' and click on Configure Bluetooth.

That's as far as I can take you since it's grayed out for me.

Hope this helps!
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Ok followed what you've said, but when i go into connections it doesnt give me the option to enable bluetooth. Hmm very odd.
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Sounds like the Blackberry Device Manager doesn't think your computer has bluetooth capability.
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