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Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-12-2013, 02:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,479
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook Media Remote?

I have a pair of Bluetooth Motorola "DJ" Headphones that I love, and they have pause, volume, next track and last track controls built in. The key is to go with dedicated BT headphones, I suppose. ...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 03-10-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,206
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook Education

Don't confuse my city of residence with blind pride for a local success story. Our community is successful in technology partly due to Blackberry, and not because of it. I'm a fan of technology...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 03-10-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,206
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook Education

I'm not defending anything. Merely explaining something to someone who admittedly didn't bother to read the brief tutorial when they launched the app.



AFAIK, you can't edit the dictionary on MS...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 03-10-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,206
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook Education

The PB is currently outselling the latest iPad with retina display in the UK.

While it's initial launch was disappointing due to it's lack of functionality, they've since corrected this and...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 03-10-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,206
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook Education

"Print To Go" doesn't mean literal printing. It's a way of "printing out" documents on your PC, which are then transferred via WiFi to be accessed electronically on the Playbook. The tutorial when...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 02-26-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,405
Posted By Jase88
Re: I Like My Playbook, But...

No, I'm quite satisfied with my current Playbook and it's OS...which I bought after they enabled email/messaging on it. Likewise, I prefer to buy into products that serve my current needs; and this...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 02-26-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,405
Posted By Jase88
Re: I Like My Playbook, But...

I agree that it appears RIM (Blackberry) initially designed the Playbook as a device to be used in conjunction with a Blackberry smartphone. But in most respects they've overcome this with...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 01-16-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,830
Posted By Jase88
Re: Password Keeper recommendations

^^^ The paid or free version?

When it comes to apps for Playbook, I tend to find the 'free' versions wanting. I don't mind paying for software. However, with BB10 pending release, I'm wondering...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 01-16-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,830
Posted By Jase88
Password Keeper recommendations

I wish the PB had the same PW keeper as Blackberry smartphones. But alas, it doesn't.

Anyone have a recommendation for a comparable app for PB? I see a bunch in AppWorld....
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 11-22-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,528
Posted By Jase88
Re: Blackberry Music Gateway

^^^ The Bluetooth device itself is in control of volume when paired with the PB.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 11-22-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,080
Posted By Jase88
Re: Interesting capability...

I have excellent BT "DJ" Headphones from Motorola. You know, with the "cans". Great stereo sound during playback on my PB. Love it. I can also pause movies and adjust volume from the headphones.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 11-09-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,126
Posted By Jase88
Re: 2.1.0.1088 WiFi Disconnects?

I've never had this issue myself....
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-28-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,198
Posted By Jase88
Re: Hand written note taker application

Will a stylus work on Playbook?
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-26-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,821
Posted By Jase88
2.1.0.1088

This OS version became available as of this morning. 79MB.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-05-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,489
Posted By Jase88
Re: playbook car charger

Blackberry devices are charged via USB (mini for older devices, micro for newer) which is a standard. Since it's an industry standard, you can't go wrong using chargers made to this specification.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-03-2012, 01:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By Jase88
Re: 'Bridge' update now available

Mods, please edit the title to include Bridge ver. # 2.1.0.26
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-02-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By Jase88
Re: 'Bridge' update now available

Did you go into "my world" and refresh the list?
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 10-02-2012, 11:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,748
Posted By Jase88
'Bridge' update now available

Check Appworld. You should see it there.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 09-21-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,704
Posted By Jase88
Re: 2.0.1.668

More anecdotal evidence of a possible 2.1 release pending:
The 2.1 beta is no longer accessible. If you register your PIN, it'll tell you an update is available, but you cannot download it.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 09-21-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,704
Posted By Jase88
Re: 2.0.1.668

Apparently 2.1.0.xxxx is coming very soon...perhaps next week. Which leaves me puzzled that some users are reporting this .668 update...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 09-21-2012, 01:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,704
Posted By Jase88
2.0.1.668

I'm hearing reports that some BBPB owners are seeing an update from .358 to .668 on their devices when they check for software updates.

Anyone here see this update?
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 09-21-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,948
Posted By Jase88
Re: playbook not taking gmail free phone call?

My understanding is that this calling functionality isn't supported on any mobile device. The issue isn't specific to Blackberry.
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 09-14-2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,448
Posted By Jase88
Re: Selecting text on Playbook Mini Keyboard

I've run into a similar issue as you.

In one of the videos, there appears to be a way to populate the two arrows from the BT keyboard. You can then use the pad to move the arrows and select text...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 09-09-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,948
Posted By Jase88
Re: playbook not taking gmail free phone call?

The OP makes a good point. The Playbook has dual microphones and speakers...it has all of the hardware necessary to support voice calls.

I too had wondered why Gmail's phone function isn't...
Forum: General PlayBook Discussion 08-14-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,520
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook accessories

I've found accessories at my local Wal-Mart....including the Bluetooth keyboard.
Forum: Rants and Raves Forum 08-14-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,004
Posted By Jase88
Re: Playbook is RUBBISH

The boot up is slow...but otherwise, I can't say I've had any of the issues with mine that the OP indicates.
Forum: Aftermarket Software 10-16-2009, 08:59 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,995
Posted By Jase88
Yep...downloading now.

Yep...downloading now.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-13-2009, 01:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By Jase88
I would check to see if a newer OS is available...

I would check to see if a newer OS is available for your device.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-13-2009, 01:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By Jase88
AllSport GPS is an excellent software solution. ...

AllSport GPS is an excellent software solution. It maps your trip by activity (cycling, running, etc), and sends it to a web portal. It even calculates calories burned, average speed, etc.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 06-18-2009, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By Jase88
This could be the result of a new tower addition...

This could be the result of a new tower addition in your area....or you've been using your device closer to a tower.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 06-09-2009, 12:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,962
Posted By Jase88
The OP's post isn't clear about the actual issue,...

The OP's post isn't clear about the actual issue, so it's difficult to respond. It coud be a preference/usability issue, or coverage, or both.

And yes, Canada gets Stern on satelite radio.
Forum: Network Outages - powered by DataOutages.com 06-01-2009, 06:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,789
Posted By Jase88
Up and down here on Bell in Waterloo, Ontario.

Up and down here on Bell in Waterloo, Ontario.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 04-07-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 681
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) Concurred. He's out of...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

Concurred. He's out of luck. The wipe process also re-writes garbage data over the deleted stuff to ensure it's gone for good.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 03-24-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) Was your device locked...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

Was your device locked when the call came in? If so, then you've got "content protection" enabled. The device won't display the name while locked in this manner for...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 03-19-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,796
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) Agreed. Unfortunately...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

Agreed. Unfortunately I believe the days of uber-stable Blackberry devices is behind us.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-08-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 441
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) ^^ Exactly. There are...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

^^ Exactly. There are tons of different BT products out there. From GPS pucks to keyboards to headsets (both stereo and mono).
Forum: GPS & Mapping 02-24-2009, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 728
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) I do believe it uses...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

I do believe it uses data.

However, there is a trial period. Try it out with data turned off perhaps?
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-19-2009, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 774
Posted By Jase88
Somewhere on this site, someone posted...

Somewhere on this site, someone posted instructions on a hidden menu that tells you if the device has been used for 15 minutes or not.

I did a search, but couldn't find it....
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 02-09-2009, 03:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,191
Posted By Jase88
Docs to GO did an Over-the-air update (2MB!)...

Docs to GO did an Over-the-air update (2MB!) after I ran my 8830 for the first time after installing the official 4.5.0.127 OS.

So far so good...the OS is not sluggish, and I haven't seen a memory...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 02-08-2009, 01:07 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 27,545
Posted By Jase88
Wow...I can't believe it! Just finished...

Wow...I can't believe it!
Just finished installing....
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-01-2009, 02:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 826
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) Seems decent. Though...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

Seems decent. Though it would be nice if it listed the station call numbers/city in the station description.

Also, A2DP (stereo) Bluetooth support would be nice...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-31-2009, 12:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,326
Posted By Jase88
They want you to buy a newer device.... ;)

They want you to buy a newer device....
;)
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-28-2009, 11:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 835
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) Processing resources. ...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

Processing resources.

I would just re-validate the account in BIS each morning. A P-I-T-A, but easy enough to do from the device itself.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-14-2009, 11:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 25,853
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) 857. Mobitex. Late...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

857. Mobitex. Late 1999 I believe. It boasted 2mb of memory, didn't have a browser, SMS, or voice capability.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-18-2008, 03:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 955
Posted By Jase88
I've noticed this issue after I visit certain...

I've noticed this issue after I visit certain websites. I suspect the site is attempting to launch a script or something the device doesn't like...resulting in the problem.

Pay attention to which...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-18-2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,901
Posted By Jase88
Added to my shortcuts. Thanks for your...

Added to my shortcuts. Thanks for your effort...looks like a decent site.
Forum: General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 12-13-2008, 08:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,147
Posted By Jase88
Wirelessly posted (7250) I've noticed this in...

Wirelessly posted (7250)

I've noticed this in the past as well. I deleted, rebooted, then reinstalled the app. This, luckily, resolved it for me.
How often did you set the app to poll for...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 12-12-2008, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 651
Posted By Jase88
I had the same problems with 4.5 and my Bell...

I had the same problems with 4.5 and my Bell 8830. I was running .77. Not sure if this problem exists when running later versions of the beta software.

This and other issues (memory leaks,...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-12-2008, 12:48 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,137
Posted By Jase88
OP: If you've already got a Blackberry on the...

OP: If you've already got a Blackberry on the BES, simply use Desktop Manager (connected to the BES) to switch devices for you.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 12-12-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,044
Posted By Jase88
Call Telus first. If they won't do it, then you...

Call Telus first. If they won't do it, then you can get a unlocking service (check on ebay) to do it for you...usually it doesn't even require that you send the device in.
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