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Old 07-16-2008, 04:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Do blackberry’s come with the capability to view Word documents and Excel spreadsheets? Do I need to get a patch, download, program, software, firmware or just a midget with binoculars to view these things?
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you need to update your software. at the top of the 8300 section is a sticky with alink to OS 4.5 for the 8300. This will give you ability to view/edit/save documents/excel files/powerpoint files on your device. Follow the instructions and you will be good to go. Welcome to the forums
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Sith, if we take the OP at his word, he wants to view -- not edit -- doc and xls files. Obviously 4.5 gives him that plus -- but doesn't he have that capability (viewing alone) with the vanilla 8300? I'm asking, since a quick check of my profile will tell you that I don't have one!
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Do blackberry’s come with the capability to view Word documents and Excel spreadsheets? Do I need to get a patch, download, program, software, firmware or just a midget with binoculars to view these things?
Forget the DocsToGo - where do I get a midget with binoculars? I'd pay good money for that.
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