Originally Posted by Berry One
Issue 2 is by design. If you have configured your GMail address by default how blackberry does, you would not have had that issue.
Being too smart not always pays.
I deleted the account and reloaded it the way blackberry wanted it to be done and it didn't make a difference. The more I have read it seems that you are correct, it is by design. I'll live with it. The curve is great in so many ways I'll just become accustomed to it.
I really can't put the thing down!