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Old 02-21-2007, 08:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm trying to update my 8800 to the 109 version of software but nothing is happening.

I have the latest version of desktop manager installed (4.2.1). I don't have my 8800 connected.

I install the 109 update. Start desktop manager. Connect my 8800 and nothing happens.

I checked the about, and my 8800 is at 4.2.1.72.

What am I doing wrong? I had no problems updating my 8100 in the past, but the 8800 is giving me problems.
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I'm trying to update my 8800 to the 109 version of software but nothing is happening.

I have the latest version of desktop manager installed (4.2.1). I don't have my 8800 connected.

I install the 109 update. Start desktop manager. Connect my 8800 and nothing happens.

I checked the about, and my 8800 is at 4.2.1.72.

What am I doing wrong? I had no problems updating my 8100 in the past, but the 8800 is giving me problems.
It's the same version of OS software:

8800M_PBr4.2.1_rel109_PL2.3.0.54_A4.2.1.72
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So, the new software that came out on Cingular's BB site, is the same as on my 8800?

I thought it was an update.

My bad.
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All is not lost. You need this OS on your desktop if you are going to add third party apps like the new BBMaps. See GPS forum.
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All is not lost. You need this OS on your desktop if you are going to add third party apps like the new BBMaps. See GPS forum.

Thanks. I figured that out and now have all the themes. It took me a bit longer to get the BB maps. Now everything is working great.
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