BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-16-2006, 03:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
jonlevine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Model: 8100
Carrier: Cingular
Posts: 107
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Full migration to new 8700

Please Login to Remove!

I just received my replacement 8700 from RIM (replaced due to the dust issue) and I want to know if it is possible to fully migrate *everything* from the old 8700 to the new one. I did a full backup on the old one and restored it to the new one, but it didn't move my themes or applications over. Am I missing something or will it not move these items?
Offline  
Old 01-16-2006, 03:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
 
Stinsonddog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Northern California
Model: 9700
PIN: Agaboobie
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 5,518
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Only data gets backed up

OTA stuff like Google will have to be done again. Running the Application Loader from DM should put all applications installed from the desktop back. This is why I do it that when when I can in the first place. Good luck and hope it doesn't take too long.



Quote:
Originally Posted by jonlevine
I just received my replacement 8700 from RIM (replaced due to the dust issue) and I want to know if it is possible to fully migrate *everything* from the old 8700 to the new one. I did a full backup on the old one and restored it to the new one, but it didn't move my themes or applications over. Am I missing something or will it not move these items?
__________________
Shortcuts Rule!! Download Link:[Stinsonddog's Blackberry Tips ] GET TORCHED
@ Stinsonddog
Offline  
Old 01-16-2006, 03:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
jonlevine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Model: 8100
Carrier: Cingular
Posts: 107
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Ahh, didn't even think of that. I load my themes from my home machine where I create them and I bet they are in the App loader there.

Thanks dog!
Offline  
Old 01-16-2006, 06:48 PM   #4 (permalink)
Knows Where the Search Button Is
 
Bigmark173's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Fla
Model: 8830
Carrier: Alltel
Posts: 39
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Are the newer versions of the 8700c working better than the original? I'm experiencing the dust problem, but now it's freezing up, not placing calls and a miriad of other issues. Is it worth going thru the Cingular XBM?
__________________
I'm in need of a "12 step Program" to help me with my Crackberry Addiction!
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

SMPTE Output Studio 16 Extras The Complete SMPTE Generator For Your Amiga
$14.99
SMPTE Output Studio 16 Extras The Complete SMPTE Generator For Your Amiga picture23 WAY "D" SHELL HOOD DB23 D23 DB23F DB23M FOR COMMODORE AMIGA CONNECTORS - RARE
$2.54
23 WAY Toshiba TMP68HC000P-16 16mhz 68000 CPU Chip, Amiga Atari Apple Mac
$22.0
Toshiba TMP68HC000P-16 16mhz 68000 CPU Chip, Amiga Atari Apple Mac pictureAMIGA AMIGA A107-335D RQAUS1
$36.1
AMIGA AMIGA A107-335D RQAUS1 pictureCommodore AMIGA CSG 8520 Chip IC 500/A500+/A2000 CDTV - NEW
$12.99
Commodore AMIGA CSG 8520 Chip IC  500/A500+/A2000 CDTV - NEW picture






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