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Old 01-10-2006, 05:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Has anyone noticed that their 8700c gets ahead/out of sync with network time? I notice my BB is 2 minutes ahead on about a weekly basis. When I go to "update time", I notice that the network time is "right".....about 2 minutes less than my current BB time.

Not a big deal, just wondering if others have observed.
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Old 01-10-2006, 05:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Why not set the option to use network time? Then you only have to worry about days, like New Year's Eve when we had a leap second. I wonder if RIM got it right?
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Old 01-10-2006, 10:58 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Interesting. Date/Time Source is set to Blackberry and my BB is about 2 minutes fast compared to Network time.

I believe it's "right" being 2 minutes fast because I checked the time against the NIST atomic clock in Boulder, CO, http://nist.time.gov/ and it was two minutes faster than Network time.
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Old 01-11-2006, 02:01 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I can tell you that the Rogers network time is usually way off...sometimes several hours in fact. I use BB time only now.
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Old 01-11-2006, 07:39 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I have seen this too, set to network time, but bbery time is off by a minute or 2, have to select copy time to resynch
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Old 01-11-2006, 11:05 PM   #6 (permalink)
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My only complaint with this phone is that I am constantly out of wack on the time. I've tried everything. Right now, I'm set on network, it says 1054 EST and its actually 1102 EST.

Thank god i wear a watch.

I wouldn't care, but it really makes me nervous everytime i go to bed with the alarm. It SCREWED me this morning, and has on multiple others.
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