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Old 09-20-2009, 03:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hello all! i need help with my bb pearl 8100. it doesn't accept anything i try to install through DM. it keeps saying "the application is not compatible with your device and cannot be loaded." i have the latest versions of DM and device software. i can't even install themes! please help.
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then the themes aren't made for your device.
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Wirelessly posted (White and Nerdy)

Are you using the .jad files?
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Also, you might need to install the PHONE OS to the computer as well.
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Are you using the .jad files?
nope. i use the .alx files.
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Also, you might need to install the PHONE OS to the computer as well.
uhh. could you enlighten me please? how do i do that?
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then the themes aren't made for your device.
hello. how do i know which ones are made for my device?
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Ones that state "made for 8100" or "compatible with 8100"

For example you cannot load a theme made for the 9000 on a 8100 and you cannot load a theme made for the 8220 on a 8330
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Ones that state "made for 8100" or "compatible with 8100"

For example you cannot load a theme made for the 9000 on a 8100 and you cannot load a theme made for the 8220 on a 8330
but i only download themes that are made for 8100. :(
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Try following these steps: Adding Themes & RingTones - BlackBerryFAQ
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