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Old 05-29-2008, 06:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Can anyone tell me how to upgrade my device from 4.1 to 4.2 i keep downloading the desktop manager for some reason and can figure out how to upgrade the actual blackberry. I have Blackberry 8703e for us cellular, any help would be great thanks.
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Sure..... Here you go....

How do I upgrade the OS on my BlackBerry? - BlackBerryFAQ

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ya i dont know where to download the os from. i just downloaded the desktop manager again, anyone have a link to the os download site.
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ya i dont know where to download the os from. i just downloaded the desktop manager again, anyone have a link to the os download site.

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It's in the FAQ.... Click the link, select your provider then in the pull down box D/L the OS for your device model...

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Thanks kris, sorry im new to all of this. I only saw the 2 desktop manager upgrades, i didnt see the bottom with the phones listed thanks for your help
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No problem at all.... Let us know how it goes!!!

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They dont have the 4.2 os that i need in the list, all they have is the 4.1 version so im out of luck
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Nope.... Follow the instructions listed here (main thing is delete the vendor.xml file) and you will be good to go...

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