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Old 12-01-2007, 04:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Can you upgrade Sprint's 8703e to firmware 4.2?

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I searched around on the bb website, they didnt have it avail for sprint. Is this a carrier disabled thing, or what?

I am trying to get a version of the firmware that allows me to JOIN incoming calls together. My buddies and their "cool" att versions can do this.

Would an upgrade work? Are there any real carrier specific firmwares, or should any version work with any carrier?

Can I ask any more stupid questions?

Old 12-01-2007, 07:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Right at the top of the 8700 forum page is a sticky thread for the location of the latest 8703 handheld OS. 4.2.1...

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Old 12-01-2007, 11:42 AM   #3 (permalink)
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the upgrade works WONDERFULLY for Sprint. I did it and I'm super happy with the changes in the new OS upgrade! And it looks better too.
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