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Forum: General 9600 Series Discussion - Tour 08-01-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,194
Posted By wibbly
Re: Dissappearing Text Messages!! PLEASE HELP!

Anyone ever resolve this issue? Same here on a 9780 running .448
Forum: iPhone Android & other HandHeld Forum 05-20-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,690
Posted By wibbly
Re: Not leaving BB but looking at Droids

Trying a Desire S as I write this. Blown away by the fact that my BB seems to support GMail Apps accounts better than Android!!! Can't even get the Desire to accept and run two accounts on different...
Forum: Developer Forum 05-17-2011, 04:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 435
Posted By wibbly
New app opportunity?

Not sure if I'm allowed to cross-post a LinkBack, but I'm sure someone will be along to delete this if I've been bad......
Forum: Aftermarket Software 05-17-2011, 04:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,499
Posted By wibbly
Auto switching to 2G from 2G/3G with WiFi app?

There are several apps that offer switching of WiFi status based on cell location of use of Bluetooth (all to save battery). Examples are:

AutoWiFi
Smart WiFi
WiFi Comrade
OffAlready
WiFi...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-09-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,039
Posted By wibbly
How to force home page refresh?

I'm using a 9700 on OS5, and the stock Precision Zen theme, that shows calendar appointments on the home screen.

I use Google Calendar integration so my calendar gets updated over the air, but the...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 02-20-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,322
Posted By wibbly
Getting over slow sync of gSyncit/Google calendar/BB

I'm experimenting with gSyncit to get my business calendar from Outlook on my BIS connected BB, particularly for calendar alerts.

So I have:

- gSyncit sync with a Google email account set up for...
Forum: BlackBerry Help 01-15-2011, 05:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 831
Posted By wibbly
Re: help with password

After the 10th attempt it will wipe all data off the device, and reset, which I guess is what you'd want anyway, right?
Forum: RIM Software 01-11-2011, 03:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,437
Posted By wibbly
Re: Desktop Manager 6.0 add-in sync missing

Datavault works with DM 6 for me. Only irritation is a DM thing - I can't get it to sync Datavault on every connection (I have to trigger it manually)
Forum: General 8900 Series Discussion - Javelin 01-10-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,008
Posted By wibbly
Re: BB, Wireless, WI-FI Router and O2 (UK)

This might be worth a look

Free BlackBerry Sim Cards on T-Mobile - Get a free BlackBerry SIM card on Pay As You Go (http://www.t-mobile.co.uk/shop/free-blackberry-sim-cards/)
Forum: General 8900 Series Discussion - Javelin 01-10-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,008
Posted By wibbly
Re: BB, Wireless, WI-FI Router and O2 (UK)

Happened to be looking at their web site. I think they do support the BB.
Forum: General 8900 Series Discussion - Javelin 01-08-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,008
Posted By wibbly
Re: BB, Wireless, WI-FI Router and O2 (UK)

Indeed. It's not really a technical thing, but it's done my RIM so operators can distinguish BB data traffic and charge differently for it compared with other data services. This makes supporting RIM...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-04-2011, 03:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,094
Posted By wibbly
Re: BIS based Google sync of Calendar and Contacts

Tried that without success - even a 'technical overview of BIS 3.2' lacked that info. Hmm...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-03-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,094
Posted By wibbly
BIS based Google sync of Calendar and Contacts

Is there a definition somewhere of what the limitations are? E.g. where fields don't map exactly or are missing, where recurring appointment options are limited, etc...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-28-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,192
Posted By wibbly
Re: 30 day BB tariffs UK

Various plans on T-Mobile too

PAYG
Free BlackBerry Sim Cards on T-Mobile - Get a free BlackBerry SIM card on Pay As You Go (http://www.t-mobile.co.uk/shop/free-blackberry-sim-cards/)

30 day...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 12-04-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,479
Posted By wibbly
Forum: BlackBerry In the News 11-26-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,639
Posted By wibbly
Re: Apple stealing RIM employees...

No they're not, but if they've been buying RIM, the RIM rep should understand the customer's needs very well indeed if he/she is any good. So they are best to be able to explain how or why a switch...
Forum: BlackBerry In the News 11-26-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,639
Posted By wibbly
Re: Apple stealing RIM employees...

I too think what they actually want is RIM's corporate customers. The poaching of those employees (and their relationships with their customer contacts) is I think a means to an end...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-06-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,878
Posted By wibbly
You need the correct email for that. Fortunately...

You need the correct email for that. Fortunately I guessed the one I used!
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Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-06-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,878
Posted By wibbly
Lost App World emal + password

I upgraded my OS on a 9700 and now can't recall the email address or password I used for App World. Doh!

Is there a known way to recover it, perhaps based on my PIN?

Regards,

John
Posted via...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 10-22-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 518
Views: 67,702
Posted By wibbly
An open WiFi connection connector. One button...

An open WiFi connection connector. One button which triggers

- WiFi scan for available networks
- Tries to connect to any open networks
- Tests internet is available (ie not a paid for HotSpot)
-...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-05-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,557
Posted By wibbly
^ anyone else seen this, or tried 3.2 and had...

^ anyone else seen this, or tried 3.2 and had zero problems?
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-04-2010, 08:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,557
Posted By wibbly
Hmm. So I tried it. Both contacts and Calendar...

Hmm. So I tried it. Both contacts and Calendar synced, but the version at Google shows duplicates. Calendar entries 7 times!! Not ready for prime time, sadly :-(
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-03-2010, 03:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,557
Posted By wibbly
That's not good. I didn't mean when you have a...

That's not good. I didn't mean when you have a device change or OS upgrade.

Suppose you, say, delete a load of contacts by accident on your BB or they get corrupted. They sync to Google so now your...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-03-2010, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,557
Posted By wibbly
So anyone tried all the extra syncing? Before I...

So anyone tried all the extra syncing? Before I trash all my stuff by accident can anyone confirm:


Syncing Calendar and Contacts prevents sync of those with Outlook (via DM) too?
If calendar or...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-03-2010, 08:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,557
Posted By wibbly
Yes, eventually.

Yes, eventually.
Forum: Social Networking 09-17-2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,395
Posted By wibbly
Which is the most flexible/stable/lightweight on...

Which is the most flexible/stable/lightweight on a BB?
Forum: Social Networking 09-17-2010, 07:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,395
Posted By wibbly
Facebook Places

Anyone found a good/easy/reliable way to check-in using a Blackberry? I tried touch.facebook.com, but it won't follow the ('Share where you are..') link on on BB browser...
Forum: RIM Software 09-09-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,094
Posted By wibbly
Google Talk and "show unsubscribed friends"

What are "unsubscribed friends"? I have around 800 of them (due to messing with Google Talk previously for multi-IM). They seem to slow things down and I can't find a way of deleting them other than...
Forum: RIM Software 08-29-2010, 05:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,437
Posted By wibbly
I can get 4.7.1 to sync on demand ok (visible as...

I can get 4.7.1 to sync on demand ok (visible as an add-in) as you describe. I was asking if anyone can get it to sync automatically on connection of the BB (as DM will do for media/organiser/time &...
Forum: RIM Software 08-28-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,437
Posted By wibbly
Anyone? I guess that's a 'no' for now then :-(

Anyone? I guess that's a 'no' for now then :-(
Forum: RIM Software 08-26-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,437
Posted By wibbly
Ok - it syncs now :-) Anyone know how/where to...

Ok - it syncs now :-) Anyone know how/where to config DM so it does this automatically on device connection? You can do it for media and organiser and time/date, but can it still be set for add-ins...
Forum: RIM Software 08-21-2010, 04:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,437
Posted By wibbly
Ascendo DataVault - Frequently Asked Questions -...

Ascendo DataVault - Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ (http://www.ascendo-inc.com/datavault/blackberry/faq.html#BDM6)

WiFi sync seems to work, albeit a little bit clunky
Forum: Beta You Than Me 07-17-2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,054
Posted By wibbly
Well Google Maps does this whenever it goes into...

Well Google Maps does this whenever it goes into background on OS 5 (reverting to cell tower based positioning). I think this may be an OS thing. I see the accuracy go from a ring to a dot shortly...
Forum: RIM Software 07-08-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
Wirelessly posted (8900) I would want either the...

Wirelessly posted (8900)

I would want either the BlackBerry password not to be removed in the wipe, or a requirement to log into the BIS (from the device, with the BIS user credentials) before...
Forum: RIM Software 07-08-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
Wirelessly posted (8900) ... I'd try it, but I...

Wirelessly posted (8900)

... I'd try it, but I don't want to wipe my BlackBerry :-S
Forum: RIM Software 07-08-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
Wirelessly posted (8900) Sure. Just trying to...

Wirelessly posted (8900)

Sure. Just trying to understand how it works. I'm on a BIS and everting is working... Then my BlackBerry get's wiped due to 10 bad passwords... BIS account is still there...
Forum: RIM Software 07-08-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
Wirelessly posted (8900) I've never had to 'ask'...

Wirelessly posted (8900)

I've never had to 'ask' for service books to be sent on a BlackBerry that has none. They get pushed periodically anyway, and always when a BlackBerry first contacts the...
Forum: General 9700 Series Discussion - Bold 2 07-08-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,028
Posted By wibbly
Wirelessly posted (8900) Nope. Still plays in...

Wirelessly posted (8900)

Nope. Still plays in the standard BlackBerry media player, but quality is much better.
Forum: RIM Software 07-08-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
And what stops them being pushed again after the...

And what stops them being pushed again after the wipe? If there's a SIM in there with a BB service on it, they'll simply get pushed won't they? If not, why not?
Forum: General 9700 Series Discussion - Bold 2 07-08-2010, 03:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,028
Posted By wibbly
New YouTube mobile site

They may think it's pointless for Android and iPhones, but the user experience on my BB 9700 seems much improved.

YouTube Revamps Mobile Site With HTML5 - Software News - TrustedReviews...
Forum: RIM Software 07-02-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
But what's to stop the service books just...

But what's to stop the service books just uploading to the device again?
Forum: RIM Software 07-02-2010, 09:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,133
Posted By wibbly
BIS security flaw?

So if I lose my BB and a thief enters the password wrong 10 times it:


Wipes *all* my private data (including all cached passwords or whatever - BBM, Facebook, Browser cookies, etc), right? But...
Forum: RIM Software 06-28-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,112
Posted By wibbly
I've had this for a while...

I've had this for a while now

http://www.blackberryforums.com/general-9700-series-discussion-bold-2/214748-os-9700-5-0-0-680-5-0-0-423-english-east-asia-3.html#post1543804
Forum: Social Networking 06-20-2010, 05:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,775
Posted By wibbly
Yup the RIM FB app is Not Good At All in that...

Yup the RIM FB app is Not Good At All in that respect. Amazed it got released like that as it makes the BB experience rayher poor.
Forum: General 8200 Series Discussion - Pearl Flip 06-16-2010, 11:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,597
Posted By wibbly
There's a difference between YOU multitasking,...

There's a difference between YOU multitasking, and the DEVICE. The device doing it is when you're listening to music whilst running another app. Or email being notified whilst you're in another app....
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 06-16-2010, 05:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,012
Posted By wibbly
Strange but true - I experience this too. I can't...

Strange but true - I experience this too. I can't think of a *good* reason why it would be designed to work this way, but that's the way it works.
Forum: BES Admin Corner 06-10-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,749
Posted By wibbly
I'm in the UK and have the same problem. 9700....

I'm in the UK and have the same problem. 9700. Running 5.0.0.680 firmware and on a BIS, not BES.
Forum: General 9700 Series Discussion - Bold 2 06-09-2010, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,105
Posted By wibbly
You should be able to see it switch when it's...

You should be able to see it switch when it's working - the WiFi logo on the BB's home page will turn from grey to white when it's all working over WiFi - and that includes your push email. WiFi...
Forum: iPhone Android & other HandHeld Forum 06-08-2010, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,438
Posted By wibbly
A HTC Desire would prob be my choice of touch...

A HTC Desire would prob be my choice of touch screen phone if I wanted one but:

- You may not like the loss of one handed operation possible with the BB when needed
- You may not like a phone which...
Forum: GPS & Mapping 06-06-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,411
Posted By wibbly
TrafficMaster

Anyone running this? I've just started the trial from App World. I've a 9700 with 5.0.0.680 firmware, and I have some observations:


It breaks the auto-backlight timeout. Once the application is...
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