Originally Posted by NJBlackBerry
Um, no - you can delete it at any time david. In fact, you have to delete it AFTER you download and install a new version of the handheld OS.
Thank you: I admit to doing this for the first time an hour or so ago, and deleted my vendor.xml file before running the update (as stated in the instructions at the top of this forum)
It works in both instances (at least sometimes) I am guessing.... edit: To clarify, I deleted vendor.xml file before running loader.exe