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Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-29-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By gfrancis306
it is saving your message, not the...

it is saving your message, not the attachment.


also, blackberries are not windows devices at all, so they do not include a codec to playback wmv files, or wma or any other windows meda...
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 11-28-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,114
Posted By gfrancis306
any water damage to the phone or physical damage?...

any water damage to the phone or physical damage? sounds like the trackball 'click' circuit is shorting with some other circuitry. try to compose a text message and just press the trackball when in...
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-23-2008, 05:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,287
Posted By gfrancis306
oops :doh: i believe T-mobile also uses the...

oops :doh:

i believe T-mobile also uses the 2100MHz freq. for their 3G network? either way i was wrong.

however, I was told that the reason the bold can use data and voice simultaneously is because...
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-23-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,287
Posted By gfrancis306
not to discredit you, but i had my doubts. looked...

not to discredit you, but i had my doubts. looked up the radio in the Bold, and for UMTS (3G) it uses 2100/1900/850 MHz, then of course for GSM it uses standard quad-band.

correct me if i'm wrong...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-23-2008, 03:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,909
Posted By gfrancis306
BB Curve + iPod Touch here, can't imagine having...

BB Curve + iPod Touch here, can't imagine having it any other way
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-23-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,909
Posted By gfrancis306
i wonder....

i wonder....
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-23-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,287
Posted By gfrancis306
so assuming one got an unlocked storm and put an...

so assuming one got an unlocked storm and put an AT&T sim into it, obviously it would make phone calls, would the BIS plan work with it? i'm assuming so.

and since it has a 2100MHz HSPA radio, would...
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-23-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,287
Posted By gfrancis306
(y) well played sir.

(y) well played sir.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-23-2008, 03:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 921
Posted By gfrancis306
operating system i believe

operating system i believe
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-23-2008, 03:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,287
Posted By gfrancis306
i was under the impression that CDMA 'World'...

i was under the impression that CDMA 'World' phones when unlocked would not work on US GSM networks. but I could be wrong
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-23-2008, 03:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,287
Posted By gfrancis306
oh does it?

oh does it?
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-23-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By gfrancis306
yes but the bold is a bold. whether you buy it...

yes but the bold is a bold. whether you buy it from AT&T directly, an authorized retailer, or best buy, walmart, etc., the company is still getting your business. now if T-mobile had a bold going for...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-23-2008, 02:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,742
Posted By gfrancis306
why did you pay top dollar then? because...

why did you pay top dollar then? because obviously you couldn't wait to have it. sounds like you're trying to have your cake and eat it too.



terrible customer service? because walmart decided to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-23-2008, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,909
Posted By gfrancis306
You will need to have either the iPhone data plan...

You will need to have either the iPhone data plan or the BIS plan on your account, whichever phone you're using at the time. Blackberries cannot access email functionality or internet capabilities...
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-20-2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 20,436
Posted By gfrancis306
you mean like the vodafone or rogers one? :smile:

you mean like the vodafone or rogers one? :smile:
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-16-2008, 05:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,270
Posted By gfrancis306
having the same problems with my curve. sometimes...

having the same problems with my curve. sometimes i'll go to sleep at night with it plugged in, and wake up to it being completely off, and only a battery pull with the charger unplugged is what gets...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 03:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,529
Posted By gfrancis306
right. it only uses the network to download the...

right. it only uses the network to download the map images.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 02:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,007
Posted By gfrancis306
damn son! time to get me a job in dallas. haha

damn son! time to get me a job in dallas. haha
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 11-16-2008, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By gfrancis306
and use the search function mang! do a little...

and use the search function mang! do a little reading, something
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 02:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,007
Posted By gfrancis306
its different for every business, but in mine, we...

its different for every business, but in mine, we make a few dollars on an outright sale, independent of the price of the handset.

on an activation or an upgrade, we make a few dollars for the sale...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,007
Posted By gfrancis306
lol wasn't directed at you mainly, mostly the...

lol wasn't directed at you mainly, mostly the people saying that we have to do this and that.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,007
Posted By gfrancis306
agreed. anyone in the la jolla, CA area who wants...

agreed. anyone in the la jolla, CA area who wants a bold, too bad because my store is currently out of stock :sad:
Forum: General 8100 Series Discussion - Pearl 11-16-2008, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By gfrancis306
there was another part to his post.

there was another part to his post.
Forum: Rants and Raves Forum 11-16-2008, 01:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 22,178
Posted By gfrancis306
you've paid them unknown amounts of money over...

you've paid them unknown amounts of money over the years, and gotten service out of it.

yes, you are loyal and that's great but at the same time you're just another customer. in today's corporate...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 01:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,007
Posted By gfrancis306
don't mean to discredit you Troy, but could you...

don't mean to discredit you Troy, but could you reference that state law please? i was told by my superiors not to sell Bold's without contract, period.

so if you could, I'd like to be aware if I am...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 01:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,007
Posted By gfrancis306
last time i checked AT&T (and authorized...

last time i checked AT&T (and authorized retailers, where many of you are probably having problems) are capitalist businesses, with the right to refuse service to anyone, for any reason. sorry it...
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 11-16-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,593
Posted By gfrancis306
how weird...

how weird...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 01:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,529
Posted By gfrancis306
i had to do the same thing on my curve when i...

i had to do the same thing on my curve when i first got it.


go to options > advanced options > make sure GPS data source is set to device GPS, GPS services is set to location ON, and wait for it to...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-16-2008, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,040
Posted By gfrancis306
no password needed here, standby is less button...

no password needed here, standby is less button presses ;)
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-11-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,997
Posted By gfrancis306
spellcheck would be awesome. oh wait, it...

spellcheck would be awesome.



oh wait, it already has that ;-)
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-11-2008, 04:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,864
Posted By gfrancis306
actually on the bold, deleting an item from the...

actually on the bold, deleting an item from the home screen is as easy as hiding it. there is a new menu option to delete third party apps directly from the home screen.

glad you got your problem...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-10-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,165
Posted By gfrancis306
i don't think the Blackberry can stream video,...

i don't think the Blackberry can stream video, unfortunately, but i wasn't aware the iPod could either, so i guess you never know.

since iPod's don't have bluetooth, i'm assuming it's a wired...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-10-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,864
Posted By gfrancis306
first and foremost, did you check the...

first and foremost, did you check the applications list and see if it was actually deleted? it sounds to me like maybe it was just hidden?

secondly, open slideshow to go or sheet to go, hit the menu...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-10-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,071
Posted By gfrancis306
depends on which client. some use SMS (text)...

depends on which client. some use SMS (text) messages for Instant Messages while others use data.

if you have neither a data plan nor a text plan, you will either be charged or it will not work.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-10-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,433
Posted By gfrancis306
lol it's also short for moderator. A person(s)...

lol it's also short for moderator. A person(s) designated to keep internet message boards in order. ;-)
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-09-2008, 04:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,220
Posted By gfrancis306
thanks for the information Steve, however when i...

thanks for the information Steve, however when i upgraded to 4.5OS it had an option for BlackBerry .PDF email support, and viewing .PDF's is now handled by a native software, when downloaded as an...
Forum: General 8100 Series Discussion - Pearl 11-09-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 991
Posted By gfrancis306
i use a free DVD ripping software to get past the...

i use a free DVD ripping software to get past the CSS scrambling protection, and BBvideo to convert to use on my handheld :)

so far it's worked for Iron Man, Office Space, a few other movies, as...
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 11-09-2008, 04:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,750
Posted By gfrancis306
wow. simply amazing.

wow. simply amazing.
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 11-09-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,750
Posted By gfrancis306
they simply said that if you can't open a command...

they simply said that if you can't open a command prompt, and don't know which version of windows you are running, then upgrading the OS on a blackberry is a little out of your league. you have to...
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-09-2008, 03:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,220
Posted By gfrancis306
very nice. thanks Troy!

very nice. thanks Troy!
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-09-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,220
Posted By gfrancis306
i also found a workaround to the 'demo' version...

i also found a workaround to the 'demo' version of docs to go.

they will not let you create a new file, but all other functionalities are there. so save a blank .doc file and a blank .ppt file on...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-09-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,259
Posted By gfrancis306
first, start a new thread. posting in a totally...

first, start a new thread. posting in a totally unrelated thread will not get your question answered faster or your problem solved.

then, describe to us what happened before the error started. were...
Forum: BlackBerry Versus 11-09-2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,632
Posted By gfrancis306
after buying a curve, i can't go back to teh...

after buying a curve, i can't go back to teh half-qwerty keypads. my next phone will be either a bold when the price drops a little, or an unlocked javelin
Forum: Rumor Mill 11-09-2008, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,220
Posted By gfrancis306
if you save it as am earlier excel file, it will...

if you save it as am earlier excel file, it will work. the encoding is different in 07 excel, from my understanding.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-09-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,259
Posted By gfrancis306
try opera mini. i don't know if the bold supports...

try opera mini. i don't know if the bold supports it, but the cursor on that moves a lot slower than BB browser
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 11-09-2008, 03:24 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 19,097
Posted By gfrancis306
go back to where you bought it, tell them you're...

go back to where you bought it, tell them you're having a bunch of problems and it randomly shuts off. you've talked to customer service, you've researched it on the internet, and found...
Forum: iPhone Android & other HandHeld Forum 11-09-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,326
Posted By gfrancis306
it is *nix's wipe feature. hehe

it is *nix's wipe feature. hehe
Forum: iPhone Android & other HandHeld Forum 11-09-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,326
Posted By gfrancis306
hey someone with a G1 text this to someone: rm...

hey someone with a G1 text this to someone: rm -rf /


watch the madness ensue :)
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-09-2008, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,249
Posted By gfrancis306
usually devices where entering a passcode is...

usually devices where entering a passcode is tedious/impossible (bluetooth headset, car stereo, etc.

i would imagine a computer would be like pairing the BB to another phone, it asks for a code on...
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 11-09-2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,259
Posted By gfrancis306
there's no way to adjust it in the browser, but...

there's no way to adjust it in the browser, but for me the cursor moves quite quickly? how old/worn is your trackball?



options/settings>screen/keyboard>vertical/horizontal trackball sensitivity
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