BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-03-2008, 11:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Model: 8830
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default 8830 PDF Software / HTTP error

Please Login to Remove!

I'm working on a mobile website that also offers pdf downloads. On the 8830 I get a HTTP error 500 when I try to click a link to a pdf; is that because it doesn't have pdf software built into the browser (only in the email)?

If so is there any way to open a pdf with a link from the browser, or will a newer blackberry let you do that?

thanks for any help!
Offline  
Old 09-03-2008, 12:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
Latino Hasta La Muerte
 
rambo47's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Denville, NJ.
Model: 9370
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 9,062
Post Thanks: 52
Thanked 311 Times in 296 Posts
Default

You might need to use Opera Mini to access certain content. I know it works for some online banking sites when the Blackberry browser just gags. Give Opera Mini a shot.
Offline  
Old 09-03-2008, 01:35 PM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Model: 8830
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Thanks, that gets me a little further. In opera I get the option to download the pdf so I could save it and then open it. It also gives me the option to open the pdf but it tries to open in the normal browser which just gives the same error.
Offline  
Old 09-03-2008, 02:58 PM   #4 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
 
clevebb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Cleveland
Model: 9650
OS: 6
Carrier: Sprint always
Posts: 487
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

The only reason I had installed Opera Mini was to access my Key Nank account. Once I upgraded to 4.5 I was able to sign in so that was the end of Opera for me.
Offline  
Old 09-03-2008, 03:00 PM   #5 (permalink)
Latino Hasta La Muerte
 
rambo47's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Denville, NJ.
Model: 9370
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 9,062
Post Thanks: 52
Thanked 311 Times in 296 Posts
Default

I have the 8820 with AT&T. I upgraded the OS to 4.5 (came with 4.2) and I never had this issue. This may be a problem with OS 4.2, and until Verizon releases 4.5 there may be no fix. :(
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

Msa Altair 5 And 5 X Sensor Cover Upper Case Assembly
$10.0
Msa Altair 5 And 5 X Sensor Cover Upper Case Assembly  pictureFREE SHIP MSA ALTAIR 4X 10107602 GAS Detector W/MOTION ALERT Charcoal
$350.0
FREE SHIP MSA ALTAIR 4X 10107602 GAS Detector W/MOTION ALERT Charcoal pictureMSA altair 4X multi gas detector, O2,H2S,CO,LEL + Charger SALE
$375.0
MSA altair 4X multi gas detector, O2,H2S,CO,LEL + Charger SALE pictureMSA Altair 4 X Good Condition
$290.0
MSA Altair 4 X  Good Condition picturehydrogen sulfide gas detector H2S MSA Altair
$45.0
hydrogen sulfide gas detector H2S MSA Altair picture






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