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Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-11-2007, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,210
Posted By jwaters
That reminds me of something my wife did once....

That reminds me of something my wife did once. She doesn't read the forums here so I should be safe in telling it!

I had left my pager at home one day by accident. She paged me to let me know I had...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-03-2006, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 717
Posted By jwaters
Always interesting to hear how others do things....

Always interesting to hear how others do things. Myself I much prefer having the newest stuff at the top. I don't want to scroll down through messages to get to the newest.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-01-2006, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 525
Posted By jwaters
Caller ID - On my 7520 it will show the name of...

Caller ID - On my 7520 it will show the name of the caller if I have them in my address book. If not in the address book it will show the number only.

Network connection - I only turn the radio off...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 09-15-2006, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 686
Posted By jwaters
I believe that when the BB starts to get "full"...

I believe that when the BB starts to get "full" it will start to delete messages to free up space on the device.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-07-2006, 09:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 604
Posted By jwaters
Near Howell, MI and no problems either.

Near Howell, MI and no problems either.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-05-2006, 07:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,510
Posted By jwaters
On Nextel there is a different number for...

On Nextel there is a different number for voicemail. Under phone and options you can see what number unanswered calls are forwarded to. Call that number and follow the prompts.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-17-2006, 09:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,594
Posted By jwaters
My BB is through work and since I don't usually...

My BB is through work and since I don't usually need coverage in another country it wouldn't pay to get it. They'll pay the charges if there are any, I'd just like to know beforehand to give the IT...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-15-2006, 07:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,594
Posted By jwaters
Thanks ... I do have a call in to our Nextel rep...

Thanks ... I do have a call in to our Nextel rep about the phones and also about my Sprint wireless card to see if it will work there also, but he's on vacation right now. I have plenty of time but...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-14-2006, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,594
Posted By jwaters
I'll be at the APCO Canada conference in October...

I'll be at the APCO Canada conference in October and talking about wide area notifications in emergencies and radio interoperability.

Briefly, I'm the chair of a district-wide (9 county)...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-14-2006, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,594
Posted By jwaters
Nextel in Canada

I have a Nextel 7520 with unlimited data. I'm giving a speech at a conference in Toronto and have a couple of questions.

1. Will my phone automatically roam on the network there (I believe it would...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 06-08-2006, 06:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 848
Posted By jwaters
Once you have gmail set up, you will get the...

Once you have gmail set up, you will get the messages on your BB. Deleting from one WILL NOT delete from the other. Reading them on the BB won't mark them as read in gmail. You will still be able to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 04-30-2006, 03:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,873
Posted By jwaters
I have all my mail forwarded to Gmail for the...

I have all my mail forwarded to Gmail for the spam filters, then to my BB. I have it set up as directed in the Gmail, should I forward or POP thread. Is this upgrade going to mess up using gmail in...
Forum: Media Center 04-06-2006, 03:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,081
Posted By jwaters
Strange, I must be the second one then! I've...

Strange, I must be the second one then! I've never had a bluetooth device and I have a bluetooth icon with a red line through it on my 7520.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-25-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 580
Posted By jwaters
With Nextel, you have to have a data plan. I'd...

With Nextel, you have to have a data plan. I'd recommend the unlimited plan, Nextel offers a true unlimited package which means no surprises for data usage. Add whatever phone plan that would work...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-22-2006, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 594
Posted By jwaters
The BIS (blackberry internet service) does only...

The BIS (blackberry internet service) does only check every 15 minutes or so. If you're on a BES you'll get it almost immediately. What many have done, myself included, is set up your email to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-17-2006, 08:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 965
Posted By jwaters
Best way would be to remove the signature from...

Best way would be to remove the signature from your webclient and set up an autotext combo to put in your sig. I use zz and that adds my sig to messages.
Forum: Media Center 03-01-2006, 10:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,089
Posted By jwaters
Nextel 7520 here, not on a BES and I can download...

Nextel 7520 here, not on a BES and I can download the theme through the Options method.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-27-2006, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,801
Posted By jwaters
Set up an autotext for messages from your BB. I...

Set up an autotext for messages from your BB. I use zz that adds a signature line that incudes <sent from my blackberry device>. In your webclient add a filter to not forward messages "from" yourself...
Forum: RIM Software 02-20-2006, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,164
Posted By jwaters
Using 4.1 on Nextel 7520 with no problems...

Using 4.1 on Nextel 7520 with no problems whatsoever. I upgraded my boss's bb to 4.1 also and he's not having any problems either ... for what it's worth!
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-20-2006, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 820
Posted By jwaters
Let me know if that fixes it. My sites are all on...

Let me know if that fixes it. My sites are all on Linux and it fixed it so I could serve those files OTA.
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-19-2006, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 820
Posted By jwaters
Most likely your website isn't configured...

Most likely your website isn't configured correctly to deliver the files. This link should help:

http://www.blackberryforums.com/showthread.php?t=6394&highlight=configure+apache+ota
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-14-2006, 07:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By jwaters
I don't know if you are actually adding the #...

I don't know if you are actually adding the # signs in there or not, but that may be your problem. Take the # signs out of your setup. I do exactly what you are doing ... my pager has a voicemail...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-06-2006, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,469
Posted By jwaters
It's pretty easy .... download and install the...

It's pretty easy .... download and install the part for your pc, install the BB portion ... connect the BB, start sharkmodem on both ... make sure you have the proxy set correctly in your browser...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-06-2006, 06:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,502
Posted By jwaters
I have to wonder if Florida won't find the same...

I have to wonder if Florida won't find the same thing happening with Verizon or Cingular after a big storm. I've seen Nextel's portable towers deployed rapidly to get their services up and running...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-05-2006, 04:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,502
Posted By jwaters
I'm not having any major issues with Nextel right...

I'm not having any major issues with Nextel right now. As a matter of fact, when I was down in Texas during Rita my Nextel worked better in the areas I was in than any other carrier (I was in...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-05-2006, 11:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,502
Posted By jwaters
I've got the wireless priorty service on my cell...

I've got the wireless priorty service on my cell phone, which is nice, although it doesn't knock anyone off the tower like the direct connect version does. It just puts you at the front of the line....
Forum: RIM Software 02-04-2006, 01:58 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,104
Posted By jwaters
Ahhhh ... hadn't seen that. Makes it easy to do a...

Ahhhh ... hadn't seen that. Makes it easy to do a single person. The way I posted allows you to add several people to the same ringtone and group them ... i.e. Work - person1, person2 etc.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-04-2006, 01:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By jwaters
Unless you tell Outlook to leave a copy of the...

Unless you tell Outlook to leave a copy of the message on the server it will delete them. It's always worked that way. Gmail works different when you pop it from Outlook and messages stay there. Plus...
Forum: RIM Software 02-03-2006, 03:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,104
Posted By jwaters
To set a custom ringtone select Profiles, then...

To set a custom ringtone select Profiles, then the profile you want to set it in, i.e. Normal. Select New Exception. You will see Exception: ... Give your exception a name. Under From: you can select...
Forum: RIM Software 02-02-2006, 03:51 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,104
Posted By jwaters
I lost nothing either, although I did have to...

I lost nothing either, although I did have to re-do some settings in Pocket Day and other apps. I selected the option to back up everything and restore during the process. Took about 45 mins total.
Forum: RIM Software 02-01-2006, 08:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,104
Posted By jwaters
I like the custom ringtones. Still playing around...

I like the custom ringtones. Still playing around with it to see what all is different.
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-01-2006, 08:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,670
Posted By jwaters
Another limitation is the amount of space on the...

Another limitation is the amount of space on the BB's. The epocrates database takes up quite a bit of room. I believe they have a web based application now that you can get to. I'll try and find the...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-26-2006, 07:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,179
Posted By jwaters
Always good to see another EMS person around!

Always good to see another EMS person around!
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-18-2006, 10:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,543
Posted By jwaters
What I have done is set up a filter to forward...

What I have done is set up a filter to forward emails that don't include my signature. If I want to send something to myself I just don't include my signature on it.
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-17-2006, 07:29 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 33,314
Posted By jwaters
New version works great. Thanks again for a great...

New version works great. Thanks again for a great application!
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-17-2006, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By jwaters
I'm not on BES and I can read them just fine. Not...

I'm not on BES and I can read them just fine. Not sure why you can't unless there is a difference with Telus.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-16-2006, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By jwaters
Nextel's latest handheld version: BlackBerry...

Nextel's latest handheld version:

BlackBerry Handheld Software v4.0.2.54

Package Version: 4.0.2.54
Consisting of:

* Applications: 4.0.2.37
* Software Platform: 1.4.0.48
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-16-2006, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By jwaters
I have a 7520 with latest software and read them...

I have a 7520 with latest software and read them just fine with no additional software.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-14-2006, 09:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,210
Posted By jwaters
I'm a paramedic, so no, I don't need my email...

I'm a paramedic, so no, I don't need my email instantly. I'm only dealing with life and death issues at times. If I have a question about a patient I use a radio or phone to get answers quickly and...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-14-2006, 07:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,210
Posted By jwaters
Gmail is free, I use it too. Not sure if it would...

Gmail is free, I use it too. Not sure if it would work with all those accounts he says he has, such as html hotmail.

The point I was trying to make though is I honestly don't know of any reason why...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-14-2006, 07:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,210
Posted By jwaters
I'm always amazed at people who MUST have their...

I'm always amazed at people who MUST have their email immediately. Maybe it's just me, but I honestly can't think of why that would be so critical. If however, that is the case, then for those emails...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-09-2006, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 653
Posted By jwaters
Unless you're on Nextel. You can't see who the...

Unless you're on Nextel. You can't see who the message comes from on the Nextel network. Nextel doesn't support sms messaging.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-06-2006, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,345
Posted By jwaters
The webclient doesn't have any spam filters that...

The webclient doesn't have any spam filters that I know of. It will send whatever it receives. I suppose you could set up your own filters on there to not forward certain messages based on content,...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-04-2006, 08:55 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 33,314
Posted By jwaters
Was emailed to me like the first one was sent....

Was emailed to me like the first one was sent. And again, I have to say I see a vast improvement. I'm not sure what was done but speed is a noticable improvement. I was also able to connect with...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-03-2006, 05:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,345
Posted By jwaters
A lot of folks here (myself included) forward...

A lot of folks here (myself included) forward everything through gmail first. I'm not familiar with yahoo mail and how their filters work but gmail is great!
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-03-2006, 12:06 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 33,314
Posted By jwaters
The new version is much faster than the first...

The new version is much faster than the first one. It's actually quite usable on Nextel's network now. Great job! I also got yahoo working this time. I did have a question about the email server...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-01-2006, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By jwaters
You can't just put files on a server and they...

You can't just put files on a server and they will work for OTA unless the server has been configured properly. Here is a link on what needs to be done if you have access to your own server...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-01-2006, 06:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 748
Posted By jwaters
You'll receive the message but won't be notified...

You'll receive the message but won't be notified of it .. no alert but you can read it later.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-29-2005, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 902
Posted By jwaters
I would also recommend gmail. I get my email...

I would also recommend gmail. I get my email almost instantly, for example I was placing an online order at work for some radio equipment, hit submit and even before the confirmation page loaded up...
Forum: BES Admin Corner 12-28-2005, 09:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 751
Posted By jwaters
BES and Outlook

At the moment I am using the BIC and sync'ing with Outlook for my calendar, tasks and contacts. We just got a BES here and I have the opportunity to connect to it if I want. We use Groupwise here. My...
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