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Old 09-27-2009, 02:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Why doesn't my phone show up as a USB device?

And why every time I plug it via USB, the time on the clock changed. It shows the time one hr later and up in the top left corner , it shows the right time?
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Old 09-27-2009, 02:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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1. Go to options > memory > media card support-on, encryption mode- none, mass storage mode support-on, auto enable mass storage mode when connected-yes.

2. Try a battery pull to solve the issue.
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Old 09-27-2009, 03:36 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ty for the tips but those were enabled already.
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Well with respect to the time, I figured that one out. When I open desktop manager and click synchronize, there was an option there that said synchronize device date and time. I unchecked that and the "problem" is gone.

Wasn't really a PROBLEM , but more of a nuisance. Posted fix so if anyone else encounters this "problem"

However, phone still does not show up as a USB device....

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Do you have a media card in the device? Is the device password protected? When you connect it to your PC, what does it show on the device?
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Yes. I have a 1GB MicroSD card.

No it's not protected. When I connect it to the PC nothing happens except that it indicates it is charging.

When I load DM then I will see connecting to desktop ( I assume this is normal as it is connecting with the software )

This happens both on XP and Win 7 so it's not a driver issue.

I've unisntalled and reinstalled the drivers.

My cousin's 9000 bold shows up as a USB device on his XP machine. His is older software.

This was happening even when I was on 4.XX, so it's not an OS 5.0 problem.
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Does the bold connect if there is no media card in there?
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Yes , it does.
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Wirelessly posted (bold 9000)

Mass storge problem it sounds like. Is it brand new or a replacement? There is a fix to the mass storage issue.
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It ain't BRAND new but it's no replacement...
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Where did you get it?
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Its a problem with your media card because you say that it still connects without the card. Try putting in a different card to see if that fixes the issue.
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Where did you get it?
I got it from my sister.. She bought it and was leaving the country, so I got it from her...

So wait.. The phone is not supposed to connect to DM when the media card is not in? :S
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No it is supposed to connect to DM regardless of whether there is a media card in or not. That fact that it connects without the media card, means there is problem with the card. Reformat the card in the computer and put it back in the bold and try connecting. If that doesn't work, reformat the card in the bold, then try connecting. Last but not least, reformat the card in the pc, remove the card, update to the latest os, and then put it back in the bold.
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Trying. Will keep you updated.
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Old 09-29-2009, 01:32 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Followed your advice... Still nothing =[
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Try putting a different media card in the bold.
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