This worked on my Tour, should also work for your 9700
Download BBSAK 1.7
DOWNLOAD THIS net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod from net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod
1. Open up BBSAK and if your device has a password input it, if not just click ok.
2. Click read System
3. Sort by name if you want and locate net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod
4. Click Remove COD with net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod highlighted.
5. Your device reboots.
6. Click Install COD and pick the .405 net_rim_bb_sms_compose.cod that i uploaded.
7. Device Reboots.