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Old 07-17-2008, 12:41 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone,
Yesterday I bought a first Blackberry 8820 after I sold the HTC Diamond ..

Now I need a help please so I have two questions :
1) How can I format the phone completely and starting from factory default settings?

2) What is that latest OS version for 8820 .. Iam Living in Oman - Arabian Gulf .. I need the procedure to how to update the OS .. ?

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Old 07-17-2008, 01:18 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Here is the latest OS vor the 8820.

To wipe any data and start fresh, go to Options >Security Options >menu key >Wipe Handheld.
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Really Thanks for your reply ..
About Latest OS .. Do you mean the stickey thread :
OS: 8820 4.5.0.52/4.5.0.37 (MultiLanguage)

If yes, will it work in my country without any problem .. i mean iam leaving in Oman - Asia .. ?

Sorry for stupid questions .. iam completely new with Blackberry ..
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Yes, it will work on your device.
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Thanks again John ..
Iam using Software Desktop Manager v4.2 .. will this version make any problem with Upgrading OS ?

Or I have to download 4.5 ?
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Yes, you can use 4.2
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Old 07-17-2008, 02:23 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Again Thanks ..
Again Sorry for these stupid questions ..
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Iam sorry to disturb you all .. but just before few minutes i followed exactly steps that mentioned here to Upgrading OS.

But I got problem which is :
after finishing " waiting for device initilation " successfully ..
It's trying to connect to JVM again but it becomes failed ..

Then Iam replug the Black Berry but still the OS not installed ..



Why ?

It shows 507 tape ..

Please help me ?
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