BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-02-2009, 06:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Model: 8900
PIN: N/A
Carrier: MTN
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Contact Names Not Showing When Receiving Call or SMS depen on how the number is saved

Please Login to Remove!

Hi,



I recently moved over to another service provider and now im having the following issue (i didnt have this issue on my other SIM card from the other network):



When i receive calls, instead of the contact's name appearing as it would normally, the number appears instead. I eventually troubleshooted this issue by changing the way i save the number so i now dont save it in the international format i.e. +27839990000 but rather save it as 0839990000. This fixed the problem so i now see the contact's name when they call me but it has now created another problem:



When i now receive txt msgs the name doesnt come up but rather their number. Incidentally the number comes up as the international format.



Ideally; id like my numbers saved in international format as when i travel abroad for business im going to have to change the format each time i dial a number.



As i said; this wasnt an issue with my previous provider.



Any help appreciated!!



Thanks...



Wayne
Offline  
Old 09-02-2009, 08:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Model: 8900
PIN: N/A
Carrier: MTN
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Solution:

- Go to phone menu / options / Smart Dialing
- Insert country code corresponding to your operator’s country (i.e. +44 if you are subscribed to a UK operator)
- Modify “National Number Length” to “0” (default = 10)
Offline  
Old 09-02-2009, 08:16 AM   #3 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: Z30
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,921
Post Thanks: 61
Thanked 256 Times in 185 Posts
Default

Offline  
Old 09-06-2009, 04:11 PM   #4 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
cmink79's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Queens
Model: 9800
Carrier: T-Mobile
Posts: 167
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

i on the other hand dont see the icon of icoming, outgoing or missed. i only see the number. any idea?
__________________
Blackberry 8900 Vers. OS 5.0.0.411
Blackberry 9700 Vers. OS 5.0.0.586
Blackberry 9000 Vers. OS 4.6.0.301
Balckberry 9500 Vers. OS 4.7.0.148
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Radius Inc. Macintosh Power Supply 15RAM8-CL 915-0159R
$30.0
Radius Inc. Macintosh Power Supply 15RAM8-CL 915-0159R pictureLot 10 CY7C109V33-15VCT 128Kx8 1Mb Static RAM SRAM SOJ 32-Pin Cypress #E4101
$15.0
Lot 10 CY7C109V33-15VCT 128Kx8 1Mb Static RAM SRAM SOJ 32-Pin Cypress #E4101 pictureMopar/Dodge/Ram/Jeep/Chrysler VP4 CA 8.4" U Connect Touch Screen
$550.0
Mopar/Dodge/Ram/Jeep/Chrysler VP4 CA 8.4(2x) Ricoh 560R-AM Type F Staple Cartridges - NEW in the Box
$24.95
(2x) Ricoh 560R-AM Type F Staple Cartridges - NEW in the Box pictureSpirent Abacus 5000 ACT-5000F Client Front Card 720-6149 w/ 20GB HDD 2GB RAM
$1000.0
Spirent Abacus 5000 ACT-5000F Client Front Card 720-6149 w/ 20GB HDD 2GB RAM picture






Copyright © 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM © and BlackBerry © are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.