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Old 10-08-2009, 12:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Updating/Flashing Cooked OS on Tour?

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Hi all,
My company just bagged Windows Mobile so I have a choice of BB or I-Phone. I ordered a Verizon Tour 9630 and just have a few questions?
  • Can we flash a custom "cooked" OS that has the bloatware/bs that the carriers insert removed?
  • This was called flashing a cooked ROM in the WinMo world and was great. Made for a faster unit with more memeory available.
  • If not, are there basic programs or apps that I need to install right away?

Really appreciate the help and soon as I get used to the device and Forum I hope to return the favor to other BB newbies.
Old 10-08-2009, 06:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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You can't cook a BlackBerry.
Old 10-08-2009, 07:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
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You can't cook a BlackBerry.
Sure you can. Tastes like chicken!
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