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Old 04-29-2010, 01:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Anyone know how to update my contacts via my laptop instead of editing them on my 9700? Just got the phone a few days ago and learning about it so complete newbie.

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Best way is to sync with Microsoft Outlook, if you have it and do the editing there.

Other ways are syncing with a Yahoo account, or with a Gmail account. With a Gmail account, it can be done over the air if you have a BB data plan by using Google Sync.

Gmail also calendar syncs over the air.

m.google.com from the phone to install that.
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Best way is to sync with Microsoft Outlook, if you have it and do the editing there.
Other ways are syncing with a Yahoo account, or with a Gmail account. With a Gmail account, it can be done over the air if you have a BB data plan by using Google Sync.
Gmail also calendar syncs over the air.
m.google.com from the phone to install that.
Thanks will give that a shot with Outlook.
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Anyone know how to update my contacts via my laptop instead of editing them on my 9700? Just got the phone a few days ago and learning about it so complete newbie.

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You should be able to do it from your providers BIS site too. With Tmo you can do this with any phone, not just a BB.
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You should be able to do it from your providers BIS site too. With Tmo you can do this with any phone, not just a BB.
Does this work for you? All it does whenever I have tried it is send the contact to the phone, but it does not retain the contact online and then does not download anything off the phone.
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If you have DM set to two-way sync it wouldn't matter which device they are edited or created on.
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