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Old 12-13-2008, 03:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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You folks that have installed 4.5 on your Verizon 8830's, Did you wipe the handheld before installing or did you just install over the existing?
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Old 12-13-2008, 04:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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There is not way to install over - the upgrade process does the following:

- backs up the BB
- erase the operating system, applications and data
- installs the operating system and new applications
- restarts the device
- restores data backed up in the first phase

So, it doesn't really install over the existing one, it erase everything and loads the new applications.
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Wirelessly posted (8310; RammerJammer!)

Agreed.
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And are you running on a Blackberry Enterprise Server with 4.5?
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Just to hop in here; Im running 4.5 quite happily and its connected without issue to my company's BES.
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OK I just loaded version 101 of 4.5. Keeping my fingers crossed. The only thing that seems slow is the media player. Did this OS come with Docs To Go?
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Wirelessly posted

Browser seems to be fast.
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Wow. GPS is working in Blackberry Maps just like everyone said. Cool.
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My usb port broke and Im stuck with .101!!!! Could it have happened at a worse time?
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