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Old 09-03-2009, 08:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey there all..

I am going to do a hard reset to my bb..
Is there a way i can save my text messages without using desktop manager...?
I have pocket mac for blackberry. could that help me in anyway..? :D

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Old 09-03-2009, 08:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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If by hard reset you mean a battery pull you SMS, Email and PINs should all survive.
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Old 09-03-2009, 09:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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no i mean by pulling the battery then turn it on without the battery... isn't that how u do hard reset.. completely formatting it...?
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You can't restart it without the battery. Not even if it's plugged into the USB port for charging. You still have to have the battery. And a battery pull will not wipe any data.

You have few choices for saving SMS messages:
1. Desktop Manager - backup. You can later use ABC Amber Converter to pull them out of the backup file.
2. Forward them to another device or as email. You might need to copy/paste the contents into a new email.
3. Aftermarket Software: SMS Archiving Software
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Old 09-04-2009, 09:20 AM   #5 (permalink)
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no i mean by pulling the battery then turn it on without the battery... isn't that how u do hard reset.. completely formatting it...?
No. A reset on a BB does not touch data. A device wipe does.
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I am trying the dexrex app.

i downloaded it to my mobile, everything worked. but when it asks me for the country code i put it and save the settings, it tells me can not connect to the server..?
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Old 09-05-2009, 02:43 PM   #7 (permalink)
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To reset to factory settings you go to Options; Security options; general options; press app button and select wipe handheld.
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hey, why does my bold keep deleting all my new text messages...its also deletes my facebook messgaes and notifications...what to do??
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