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Old 07-24-2006, 02:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I need to exchange my BB 8700C for a new unit. They told me to copy my address book to my SIM card. DOes anyone know how this is accomplished?
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just install blackberry desktop manager onto a PC and do a backup feature. then plug the new bberry into that computer and do a restore onto it.
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just install blackberry desktop manager onto a PC and do a backup feature. then plug the new bberry into that computer and do a restore onto it.

Exactly. This way you back up the entire content of your BlackBerry and not just the address book.
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But... if you ever need to use a phone that's not a BB, your phone numbers will not be on the SIM card. When you create a new address book entry on the BB, it adds it to the device, not the SIM. You have to swap each address to your SIM one at a time. Open the contact you want to swap, click the thumbwheel, then select copy to SIM.
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