BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Showing results 1 to 50 of 54
Search took 0.63 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: CT-Mike
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-17-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,890
Posted By CT-Mike
Well the wife and I are headed to Europe soon and...

Well the wife and I are headed to Europe soon and we needed something for traveling so we went with the iPad, great device. May still get a Playbook awhile after they come out, we'll see.
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 03-31-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,940
Posted By CT-Mike
My NE2 upgrade is due in Sept so I can wait.

My NE2 upgrade is due in Sept so I can wait.
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 03-31-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,013
Posted By CT-Mike
Just got off the phone with VZW and added the...

Just got off the phone with VZW and added the *FREE* PTT feature. Now I just need to add a PTT contact to test things out.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 08:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
Don't know what the difference is, but it is now...

Don't know what the difference is, but it is now working. Thanks for the suggestions all.

EDITED TO ADD: Well it seems that the problem was the USB cable after all. The original one would charge the...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
I was able to go into msconfig and disable one of...

I was able to go into msconfig and disable one of the versions of DM so that is solved, and I am currently downloading OS5.0 via OTA. Once that is complete and installed I will try another...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
Just had a thought, and the laptop doesn't...

Just had a thought, and the laptop doesn't recognize the BB either, so I am thinking it is either a cable issue (but the cable does charge the BB) or a port issue on the BB itself. Is there a way to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
No help with the battery pull, computer still...

No help with the battery pull, computer still doesn't recognize that the BB is connected. I will post an update once I get this figured out.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 05:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
Thanks for the help. Currently on the phone with...

Thanks for the help. Currently on the phone with VZW to troubleshoot the problem.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
Something else that has always bugged me is that...

Something else that has always bugged me is that whenever I plug in the charger (whether it is wall, computer, or car) the BB automatically goes to the alarm clock screen as if it is headed to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
Hadn't tried that yet, doing it now. Also for...

Hadn't tried that yet, doing it now. Also for some reason two copies of Desktop Manager open up when restarting the computer. Any idea on how to fix that as well?

Mike
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-31-2010, 04:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,413
Posted By CT-Mike
Computer Doesn't Recognize When Tour Is Connected

So I haven't sync'd in awhile, and I downloaded the latest version of Desktop Manager today to install OS 5.0, but for some reason the computer is not recognizing that the BB is connected.

I have...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-23-2010, 09:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,452
Posted By CT-Mike
It just plain sucks that I have to pay for an app...

It just plain sucks that I have to pay for an app that the kid gets on the Droid for free.

Understandable considering Android is a google OS, but c'mon, throw us a bone here.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-23-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,452
Posted By CT-Mike
Google Maps Turn by Turn GPS

Does this exist for the BB? My kid's 8830 died a few months back and he got tired of waiting for the Tour 2, so he burnt his upgrade on the Motorola Droid. Its' version of google maps includes...
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 02-23-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,930
Posted By CT-Mike
I think I will do this using a strip of the wide...

I think I will do this using a strip of the wide dental floss. Stronger than paper and less likely to tear leaving some under the trackball.

Simple, ingenious idea.
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 08-28-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,024
Posted By CT-Mike
Battery Percentage Indicator

So I have had the Tour for a couple of weeks now, and the battery % listed on the alt-shift-H page is screwy, never indicates 100%. Like now for example, I plugged it in to the computer to do a sync,...
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 08-27-2009, 10:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,330
Posted By CT-Mike
Will this or any seidio case work with the...

Will this or any seidio case work with the 2600mAH battery and hump-back cover that is supposed to be available from Seidio on 9/4?
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-19-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,354
Posted By CT-Mike
I do have the 1XEV signal, and email setup...

I do have the 1XEV signal, and email setup doesn't work. Times out when trying to connect to the server. Setup wizard e-mail setup just skips over and goes right to bluetooth setup.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-19-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,354
Posted By CT-Mike
Can send and receive text, but can't do e-mail,...

Can send and receive text, but can't do e-mail, or browse.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-19-2009, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,354
Posted By CT-Mike
It is VZW branded, ordered from VZW as an upgrade...

It is VZW branded, ordered from VZW as an upgrade yesterday.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-19-2009, 07:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,354
Posted By CT-Mike
Neither the dec or hex version of the MEID works....

Neither the dec or hex version of the MEID works. On the phone with VZW tech support now.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-19-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,354
Posted By CT-Mike
I did try the hex meid. I will try the decimal...

I did try the hex meid. I will try the decimal version.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-19-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,354
Posted By CT-Mike
Upgraded To Tour - Having A Problem

Hello all,

I just upgraded to the tour, and I am trying to migrate the e-mail accounts over to the new device.

Problem is, when I go to the blackberry.com/go/vzw site and click on change device,...
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 07-26-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,214
Posted By CT-Mike
Thanks for the info, didn't realize that VZW...

Thanks for the info, didn't realize that VZW won't service phones they didn't sell.

I will just order it online via VZW website.

Mike
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 07-26-2009, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,214
Posted By CT-Mike
Has The Price Gone Down?

I was at Best Buy yesterday and saw the Tour for $99 with new activation, and $149 for an upgrade. Did I read this right?

Thanks,

Mike
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 06-28-2009, 05:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,051
Posted By CT-Mike
Wirelessly posted Not sure about other carriers...

Wirelessly posted

Not sure about other carriers but Verizon will allow you to turn global data/e-mail on/off as needed. I believe it runs $64.99/month. Of course you need a global phone capable of...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 06-26-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,011
Posted By CT-Mike
Otterbox Cases Worth The Cost?

So after reading the thread about replacement parts from cnn.cn, I ordered a new faceplate for my 8830 since it is scratched from being dropped on my gravel driveway :(

I plan to upgrade to the Tour...
Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 06-18-2009, 10:22 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,397
Posted By CT-Mike
The wife is eligible for an upgrade on 8/11. I...

The wife is eligible for an upgrade on 8/11. I plan to get the Tour on her upgrade, then change it over to my number as she doesn't want or need a BB. Waiting an extra month will give me time to read...
Forum: Rumor Mill 05-27-2009, 07:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,529
Posted By CT-Mike
Wirelessly posted So can I take this to mean...

Wirelessly posted

So can I take this to mean that the Atlas will be a world phone with wi-fi?
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-23-2009, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,853
Posted By CT-Mike
Agreed. The wife and I are taking a trip to...

Agreed. The wife and I are taking a trip to Europe this fall and I plan to buy a local phone at the PX at Ramstein to use, but it is nice to have an unlocked BB as a backup.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-23-2009, 09:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,853
Posted By CT-Mike
What NJ says is true. If you want to take...

What NJ says is true. If you want to take advantage of VZW's global data plan and local calling rates, you would have to be swapping SIM cards back and forth.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-23-2009, 09:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,853
Posted By CT-Mike
You can also call Verizon Global Services at...

You can also call Verizon Global Services at (800) 711-8300

and get your phone unlocked, and then use local SIM cards when traveling abroad.
Forum: Rumor Mill 05-14-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,170
Posted By CT-Mike
Wirelessly posted The same policy applies at...

Wirelessly posted



The same policy applies at the nuke plant where I work. Visitors are not allowed camera phones, but employees are, but may not use the camera inside the protected area.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-04-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,577
Posted By CT-Mike
Question About Memory Leak/Voice Dialing

Ever since I upgraded to 4.5.0.138, my VZW 8830 seems to run very slow (lags horribly), and runs down to zero memory in no time, even after a battery pull. Voice activated dialing won't work because...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-02-2009, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,331
Posted By CT-Mike
Wirelessly posted I have pulled the battery. I...

Wirelessly posted

I have pulled the battery. I will try other vid's and see what happens.
Forum: BlackBerry Themes 05-01-2009, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,262
Posted By CT-Mike
Looking For A Free 8830 Theme

As the title says, I am looking for a decent free theme. No gaming, anime, fanboy type crap. Just a nice solid looking theme for a 40+ conservative white guy.

Thanks.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-01-2009, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,331
Posted By CT-Mike
I just upgraded to 4.5.0.138 today. Youtube...

I just upgraded to 4.5.0.138 today. Youtube mobile didn't work prior to updating either.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 05-01-2009, 11:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,331
Posted By CT-Mike
Can't View Videos on 8830

So I read the thread about youtube on the blackberry. I can see videos on youtubes mobile site, and when I click on them, I get the audio but no video. I do not have audio boost on.

Any...
Forum: Rumor Mill 05-01-2009, 09:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 15,170
Posted By CT-Mike
If what I read is correct, the Tour is a World...

If what I read is correct, the Tour is a World Edition phone with a camera correct? I would definitely upgrade from my 8830 for this. Plus it appears that the keys have a little space between them,...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-26-2009, 04:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
I just got off the phone with VZW Global Services...

I just got off the phone with VZW Global Services Team, and the very nice gentleman confirmed that I can add the unlimited e-mail/data plan for $64.99/mo pro-rated, with no contract term. I can also...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-25-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
I will probably just go with the...

I will probably just go with the Verizon/Vodaphone plan for a month while we travel, and add a local SIM card to make cheaper calls, and just swap back and forth as necessary.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-25-2009, 08:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
I do plan to get it unlocked, but I don't plan to...

I do plan to get it unlocked, but I don't plan to change carriers. I get a 20% discount on VZW via my employer, not available for T-Mobile. The only other carrier I can use is AT&T, and I am not a...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-25-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
Considering I just did the 2-year contract...

Considering I just did the 2-year contract extension to get this phone, I don't see me switching to T-Mobile anytime soon. Unless you are saying I can use a T-mo SIM in my Verizon phone while...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-25-2009, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
DC, I appreciate the info, I was just hoping...

DC,

I appreciate the info, I was just hoping that there was a better option I could go with than VZW. I suppose I could just add unlimited global for a month while we are traveling, if an unlimited...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-25-2009, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
Well that wasn't what I wanted to hear.

Well that wasn't what I wanted to hear.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-25-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,160
Posted By CT-Mike
Question About EU Data Plans

The wife and I are taking a trip to Europe this fall and I am looking for info on using my VZW 8830 while there. I have read the thread where VZW now allows me to unlock the phone and use any SIM...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-25-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 786
Posted By CT-Mike
No idea, I didn't ask which OS it would come...

No idea, I didn't ask which OS it would come with. I will let you know as soon as it arrives.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-25-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 786
Posted By CT-Mike
Thanks akos.

Thanks akos.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-25-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 786
Posted By CT-Mike
Ahh, thanks.

Ahh, thanks.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-25-2009, 01:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 786
Posted By CT-Mike
Thanks all, Just ordered the 8830 online, should...

Thanks all,

Just ordered the 8830 online, should have it in a couple of days.

Also, why do people post their PIN online?
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-25-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 786
Posted By CT-Mike
We are going to Europe this fall and that is why...

We are going to Europe this fall and that is why we were leaning towards the World. But, do I rack up charges having the phone on in Europe like early iPhone users did? Or do I only accrue charges...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 54

 
Forum Jump
OEM VIDEO GRAPHICS CARD 14R0019 TSCC0036901 --IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN
$5.99
OEM VIDEO GRAPHICS CARD 14R0019 TSCC0036901 --IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN pictureOEM LCD MONITOR CONTROLLER BOARD 14R0006--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN
$3.99
OEM LCD MONITOR CONTROLLER BOARD 14R0006--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN pictureGENUINE OEM 512mb DDR MEMORY 23K8043 36P3306--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN
$3.99
GENUINE OEM 512mb DDR MEMORY 23K8043 36P3306--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN pictureOEM LED CARD BOARD CABLE 14R0009 TSCC0035401--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN
$3.99
OEM LED CARD BOARD CABLE 14R0009 TSCC0035401--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN pictureOEM HEATSINK COVER SHROUD 14R0013 TSHF00037--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN
$3.99
OEM HEATSINK COVER SHROUD 14R0013 TSHF00037--IBM SURE POS 4840-563 TOUCH SCREEN picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.