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Old 01-01-2008, 12:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just bought a Pearl 8100 and have been having some issues with the desktop software and connectivity. The software cd came with older software and the ATT website has a link to v4.2 SP2. I checked the blackberry site and there was yet another newer version, v4.3. Should I load the newest version?

BTW, I am going to update the software on the device with the latest version also, as is refferenced on this site. I think I may have messed something up on the phone as I can not access help files on the blackberry device. So I am going to use that utility for wiping and re-install the device software/OS.

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No I would not use 4.3 because there are still too many bugs with this version.
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So you think I should use v4.2 SP2 then?
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Most definately.
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What is your opinion on my wiping the device OS and installing the latest version?
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No need to wipe it, just install the new O.S. on your computer and load onto the BB.
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If you aren't having any problems or issues, I would leave it alone.
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the easiest way to create a problem is to mess with something that is working perfectly.
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I have noticed on that the BB downloads for Rogers has removed version 4.3 and the latest version available is 4.2.2. Coincidence? I think not ...

After reading about all the problems with 4.3 on this site, I decided not to risk it. Now all I'm waiting for is a device update to enable A2DP!
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