BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-03-2008, 10:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Model: 8130
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 8
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default open GPS on VZW8130 w/ non-VZW OS?

Please Login to Remove!

Simple question:

I know GPS is blocked on VZW 8130's except for use by VZ Navigator, but what if you install a non-VZW OS, such as Alltel?

Thanks,

Michael
Offline  
Old 12-03-2008, 11:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
soupandsandwich
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Doesn't matter.
The block is at the firmware level, not the OS level.
 
Old 12-03-2008, 07:40 PM   #3 (permalink)
BlackBerry Mensa
 
takeshi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Houston
Model: 8310
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 7,741
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Search the threads... If it was that easy a fix then VZW users would have been using their built-in GPS receivers years ago.
Offline  
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

SMPTE Output Studio 16 Extras The Complete SMPTE Generator For Your Amiga
$14.99
SMPTE Output Studio 16 Extras The Complete SMPTE Generator For Your Amiga pictureWD33C93A-PL00-08 DIP-40 Controller Chip upgrade for Amiga 3000 A2091 A590
$7.0
WD33C93A-PL00-08 DIP-40 Controller Chip upgrade for Amiga 3000 A2091 A590  picture23 WAY "D" SHELL HOOD DB23 D23 DB23F DB23M FOR COMMODORE AMIGA CONNECTORS - RARE
$2.55
23 WAY COMMODORE AMIGA MOTOROLA MC68881RC12 HCMOS FLOATING-POINT COPROCESSOR (1 PIECE)
$19.99
COMMODORE AMIGA MOTOROLA  MC68881RC12 HCMOS FLOATING-POINT COPROCESSOR (1 PIECE) pictureLIA3420, This IC is found on Commodore Amiga board at U800, used
$12.2
LIA3420, This IC is found on Commodore Amiga board at U800, used  picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.