BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-19-2009, 12:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Va beach VA
Model: 8100
Carrier: tmobile
Posts: 8
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default my calls wont show contacts name

Please Login to Remove!

when receiving a call it would only show me the phone number lucky i remember some numbers, but the thing is that it only does it sometimes well maybe more then it shows em any hints, thanks..
Old 12-19-2009, 12:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry God
aiharkness's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Florida Panhandle
Model: BBPP
OS: 10.3.2
Carrier: T-Mobile USA
Posts: 13,850
Post Thanks: 18
Thanked 519 Times in 503 Posts

Wirelessly posted (8820)

What's the pattern? Is all the time, or does it only not show contact when locked?
- Ira
Old 12-19-2009, 02:44 PM   #3 (permalink)
Grumpy Moderator
NJBlackBerry's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey
Model: iPh6
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 27,856
Post Thanks: 34
Thanked 453 Times in 389 Posts

What model BB do you have? Your profile shows 8100 and this is posted in the 9600 Forum.
Old 12-19-2009, 02:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
Latino Hasta La Muerte
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Denville, NJ.
Model: Class
OS: 10.3.1
PIN: 3324918D
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 9,055
Post Thanks: 52
Thanked 311 Times in 296 Posts

If the phone number is not exactly like it is listed in your contacts it looks to the BlackBerry like a completely different number. I've also see where a poorly designed theme can disable this on-screen ID process.
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

Copyright 2004-2014
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.