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Old 04-23-2009, 03:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi everyone,
I am pretty new to the whole blackberry thing and i have aproblem.I just bought a t-mobile branded 8900 which is unlocked from the usa.I am based in the netherlands and the unlock works fine.I only have a problem.I can't seem to setup my the setup wizard i choose setup email,but only see the "i want to use a work email account with a blackberry enterprise server".There are no other options.I want to add 3 accounts and get the e-mail via gprs.Is there anyway to do this.If not ,does flashing the firmware help ?Will this lock the phone again /(flashing).Also i would like to get a screen in the beginning showing all my appointments.Where can i get those.
Sorry for all the questions but i am new to this.Hope you understand.
I appreciate your help.

Old 04-23-2009, 03:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You seem to be lacking a BlackBerry data plan, which is required to setup email on the device. Call your carrier and ask them to add it.
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Old 04-26-2009, 12:06 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I had a data plan and the email settings only showed BES setup.
I went to the carrier's BIS site and added the email addresses there.
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Old 04-26-2009, 01:26 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Unfortunately, the OP doesnt disclose his or her carrier
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