Originally Posted by jeremyckitching
That is a rather old OS on the Bold and, from what I remember of threads here on the forum, somewhat problematic. I don't know if I saw a thread that showed your exact issue, and it is rather strange that the problems go away when you remove the microSD card. I would recommend upgrading to the latest OS for the Bold 9000 to see if the issues still present themselves.
One symptom of the problem on this phone is that it no longer connects to the 4.6 Desktop Manager software. This behavior is duplicated on more than one computer.