BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-27-2005, 10:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Model: 7290
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default New Blackberry user (from PocketPC) question(s)

Please Login to Remove!

Hello all,
I tried to find an answer to be questions but couldn't find something to my particular situation so here goes...

I am about to begin to use a corporate blackberry using a BES syncing with Lotus Notes.

At home, I currently use Outlook for my personal contacts, email, with a duplicate calendar from work. I have a pocketpc phone edition that syncs to this through MS Exchange.

Questions are:
-Is it possible to use a Blackberry to sync to 2 BES's (work and a hosted one for personal use)
-Are there any solutions where I could maintain the Blackberry sync with BES at work and sync with Outlook at home (without corrupting my work data and thus getting into trouble with IT)

Thank you all in advance
Looking forward to the addiction that should come with 24hr access to my work accounts!
Offline  
Old 11-28-2005, 10:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
CrackBerry Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Model: 8800c
Carrier: Cingular
Posts: 970
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Hi,
Blackberry can only handle one BES as far as I know. I'm sure someone will jump in if I have it wrong.

If your Blackberry syncs with BES wirelessly, I don't think you have any options to sync your personal Outlook data from a separate Outlook file. In Outlook using Exchange there is a field for "private" to keep information from being shared. If you aren't using the BES wireless sync, then you can sync information using different folders in Outlook using the Desktop Manager software.

You can deal with personal email using BIS (T-Mobile) or BWC.

Regards-Michael G.
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





Copyright 2004-2014 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.