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Old 09-18-2009, 06:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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If I get a new blackberry in the future, will I be able to transfer an application to it?

I was to buy an expensive medical reference application, I want to be able to keep it for a long time!

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Old 09-18-2009, 06:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You can do this, assuming the manuf doesn't ask for a PIN/imei/ESN when registering/buying
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I've always found it better to download a new version of the app I want on my new device and transfer the lincense for it when possible. Even if the old license was tied to the old device's IMEI/PIN, the developer will usually give you a new license key for the new device.
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Contact the vendor.

I've moved apps through four different BBs over the years, and all the respectable apps (i.e., more expensive) moved over with a simple email explaining the situation. (I don't worry too much about the $2.99 stuff.)

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