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Old 03-23-2009, 04:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I did and update on Friday, which appeared to crash my BB 8310. The only way to get it back was to remove the battery.

Luckily it did not brick the phone. But I seem to have lost all my data, contacts etc,.,.

When the update happened, the Blackberry Desktop Application seemed to back up all the file before it started.

Can I restore from these files, and where are they?
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Typical isn;'t it. I could find the finles on Friday. two mins after I posted this I found them in Documents/LoaderBackup-(2009-03-20).ipd

Thanks I'll try this...
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A lesson to be learned here. ALWAYS make a backup before you start an upgrade of any kind and ALWAYS make a current backup on a regular basis.

You should be able to restore if the BB is still working properly.
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