BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-05-2006, 01:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
cdysthe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Austin, TX
Model: 8800
Carrier: T-Mobile
Posts: 168
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Enter addresses from the desktop possible without Outlook?

Please Login to Remove!

Hi,

Is there a way to enter addresses to the address book (or calendar entries for that matter) from my desktop computer without using Outlook? On my Motorola phones there's an application you can use for this (Mobile Phone Tools), but for Blackberry I have not been able to find something similar.

//C
Offline  
Old 09-05-2006, 01:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
Grumpy Moderator
 
NJBlackBerry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey
Model: SGS7
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 27,931
Post Thanks: 32
Thanked 466 Times in 402 Posts
Default

Start Desktop Manager and open Intellisync. Click on Configure PIM. You can look around and see what Intellisync will allow you to sync with (the vast majority of people use Outlook). Your options are extremely limited.
Offline  
Old 09-05-2006, 01:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
cdysthe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Austin, TX
Model: 8800
Carrier: T-Mobile
Posts: 168
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NJBlackBerry
Start Desktop Manager and open Intellisync. Click on Configure PIM. You can look around and see what Intellisync will allow you to sync with (the vast majority of people use Outlook). Your options are extremely limited.
Thanks. I know that the sync options are limited, but I was actually looking for a way to add to the address book directly using my desktop computer instead of adding it using the BB itself. I guess that's not possible?

//C
Offline  
Old 09-05-2006, 02:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Marietta, GA
Model: 7100i
Carrier: Nextel
Posts: 102
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

You can look (and write down) at the fields IntelliSync uses for an ASCII file and use Notepad to create one. Put commas between field values and commas wher you don't have a value. Then set Intellisync to ASCII Import and Export. PM me if you need a sample file. I check in about once a day so will get back as soon as possible.
Offline  
Old 09-05-2006, 03:22 PM   #5 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
cdysthe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Austin, TX
Model: 8800
Carrier: T-Mobile
Posts: 168
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by lhuff
You can look (and write down) at the fields IntelliSync uses for an ASCII file and use Notepad to create one. Put commas between field values and commas wher you don't have a value. Then set Intellisync to ASCII Import and Export. PM me if you need a sample file. I check in about once a day so will get back as soon as possible.
Great idea! Thanks! I will PM you for a sample file.

//C
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

Vintage Rare DEC 1073D / 1996 JD3487 H 9833
$49.99
Vintage Rare DEC 1073D  / 1996 JD3487 H 9833    pictureAshcroft Paper Tester, Pat. Dec. 31,1912, Vintage, Antique
$49.0
Ashcroft Paper Tester, Pat. Dec. 31,1912, Vintage, Antique pictureVintage REED Mfg Co. No. 31 Swivel Bench Vise Pat. Dec 24, 1912 Wt 47 lb, 3.5"
$90.0
Vintage REED Mfg Co. No. 31 Swivel Bench Vise Pat. Dec 24, 1912  Wt 47 lb, 3.5VINTAGE DEC 5016674-01C1 CONTROLLER CARD * USED *
$92.0
VINTAGE DEC 5016674-01C1 CONTROLLER CARD * USED * pictureDEC / AMI 304E 21-15542-01 vintage ceramic IC - KTF11 Chips *NEW* 40278101
$60.0
DEC / AMI 304E 21-15542-01 vintage ceramic IC - KTF11 Chips *NEW* 40278101  picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.