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Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 08-14-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,371
Posted By wjereb
Re: Slide Lock App

Slide lock doesn't work on my Torch 9800 and tech support hasn't answered my numerous emails. Buyer Beware!

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 07-07-2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,016
Posted By wjereb
Re: Screen Rotation Issue

My post is 6 months old but my problem has been resolved. It turns out my snap on case was the culprit. It was not allowing my slider to close all the way. I bought a new case in February and the...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 07-07-2011, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,698
Posted By wjereb
Re: Coming back to BB :)

After I upgraded to .526 I had serious battery usage problems. I couldn't make it through the day without plugging in. I read a post here that "Enable Compression" should be unchecked on the Media...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 07-07-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,705
Posted By wjereb
Re: Torch Sync Options?

I use Google Sync to wirelessly sync contacts/calendar between Gmail and my BB. Since Thunderbird is my PC email client I use an add-in called Zindus to sync my contacts with Gmail. My iPad also...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 07-07-2011, 06:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,110
Posted By wjereb
Re: email Q

I'm not sure if this app is still offered in App World but I use "Forward with Edit". It was $1.99. I believe this is what you're looking for.

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-07-2011, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,735
Posted By wjereb
Re: how to copy all files in preparation of transfer to new device ?

Try this. Start the switch device wizard with the old BB and when it prompts you to connect the new one, head to wherever you need to go to get the new one. Once you get back connect the new one and...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 06-27-2011, 08:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,632
Posted By wjereb
Re: Unable to transfer address book to new Torch

Did you perform a restore or did you use the switch device wizard?

Bill J
Forum: iPhone Android & other HandHeld Forum 06-16-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 54,359
Posted By wjereb
Re: Will you move away from BlackBerry?

I really got tired of seeing all the iPad/iPhone apps and no BB equivalent so I bought an ipad2. BB definitely has the better email client. Depending on what my new employer does will determine if I...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 06-08-2011, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,364
Posted By wjereb
Re: looking up contacts

Try typing the letter of the first name, then a space and then the letter of the last name.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 05-27-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,651
Posted By wjereb
Re: must have apps

Blackberry Protect is number one in my book no matter what you do.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 05-27-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 22,752
Posted By wjereb
Re: Latest OS: 9800 6.0.0.2475/6.0.0.546 (All Languages)

Well after turning compression off yesterday, this morning after an hour my battery is at 98% so it has improved somewhat.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 05-26-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 22,752
Posted By wjereb
Re: Latest OS: 9800 6.0.0.2475/6.0.0.546 (All Languages)

Well I upgraded a week ago to the official AT&T .526 release and my battery life is awful. I turn my BB off at night and let it charge. Took it off the charger this morning and turned it on and after...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 05-04-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,664
Posted By wjereb
Re: forward and edit app

I have a free app called Forward with Edit but it is no longer available in App World. I did a search and there is another app in App World called "Forward Reply and Edit With Attachment" for $2.99....
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 05-04-2011, 07:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,447
Posted By wjereb
Re: screen wont turn to horizontal mode

Did you try a battery pull?

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 04-20-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,350
Posted By wjereb
Re: Best CALENDAR for Blackberry to Sync with Computer?

Along with using Google Calendar/Gmail & Sync, I sync my Gmail contacts using Zindus to Thunderbird. So whether I add, change or delete a contact to my BB, Gmail or Thunderbird, they will all sync...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 04-05-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,744
Posted By wjereb
Re: Privacy Screen Protector = No Touch screen..

I use the Zagg screen protector and it works well.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 04-01-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,682
Posted By wjereb
Re: Unable to delete 2 text messages

I sometimes get these messages and I have found that they were messages that I deleted without reading first.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 03-20-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By wjereb
Re: Help with keyboard shorcuts

From the Main Screen hit the menu key (with the berries on it) and click on Options. Change the first item from Universal Search to Application Shortcuts.

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-15-2011, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,381
Posted By wjereb
Re: how can i...

One way to quickly get back to the "All" window is to hit the end key.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 03-14-2011, 08:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,560
Posted By wjereb
Re: Emails arriving after a long time!!

You could also use a Gmail or Yahoo account. Those are almost instant. Plus Gmail will let you sync your contacts and calendar wirelessly.

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-07-2011, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 8,186
Posted By wjereb
Re: How to : take a screenshot of my BB home screen?

Another app that just came out is Screen Grabber. Available from App World.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 03-07-2011, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,332
Posted By wjereb
Re: HELP! Transfer info from Bold to Torch...

Another way to transfer data between devices. Rim just released a new free app called Blackberry Protect. It's available on App World. Allows you to locate your device if lost. Also does regular...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-07-2011, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,442
Posted By wjereb
Re: phone number lookup function

Not really what you're looking for but you can type the first letter of the first name then a space and the first letter of the last name and it will narrow your choices drastically. i.e. typing "J...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-07-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,442
Posted By wjereb
Re: Stolen BB Question

It won't help the users that just lost their BB's but Rim just released a new free app called Blackberry Protect. It's available on App World. Allows you to locate your device if lost. Also does...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-13-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,247
Posted By wjereb
Re: PocketDay Version 7 Beta (OS 6 only)

I just downloaded 7.0.2.4 because the previous version was freezing upon startup.You had to hit menu and then escape to unfreeze it. Also like jimfraser it kept offering 7.0.1.9 when looking for...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 02-13-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 21,697
Posted By wjereb
Re: Data Usage Monitor

I downloaded this app last night and while it seems to be recording my cellular and wifi data it is not picking up my SMS's and calls.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 01-24-2011, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,181
Posted By wjereb
Re: Viewing documents in landscape view

I am not sure what app you're using to view documents but if you're in an email or web page, try double tapping on the screen and it will "fit to screen". I am also not sure why your screen isn't...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-24-2011, 07:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,247
Posted By wjereb
Re: PocketDay Version 7 Beta (OS 6 only)

I just downloaded 7.0.2.2 and when I check for updates it still offers me 7.0.1.9

Bill J
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-21-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,852
Posted By wjereb
Re: Starbucks App

You need to download the latest version I believe. I have a 9800 which is not supported.

Bill J
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-21-2011, 08:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,247
Posted By wjereb
I just downloaded 7.0.1.7 and it fixed my...

I just downloaded 7.0.1.7 and it fixed my problems. Thanks for the tip.

Bill J
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Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-18-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 937
Posted By wjereb
Re: Short cut for composing SMS

Try QSMS. That will allow you to just push "Q" to compose an SMS.

berrycoder.com (http://berrycoder.com/qsms.jad)

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 01-13-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,016
Posted By wjereb
Screen Rotation Issue

Does anyone else have a problem with the screen rotation on their Torch? From time to time my screen will not rotate when I change the orientation. It eventually corrects itself, usually after a few...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-08-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,247
Posted By wjereb
Re: PocketDay Version 7 Beta (OS 6 only)

A month later.... any word on whether this has been fixed?

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-08-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,193
Posted By wjereb
Re: Setting up gmail Sync for a new user

You can also set it up so it syncs your calendar and contacts. Just check those options in your Gmail screen on BIS.

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 01-04-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,369
Posted By wjereb
Go into bbm and hit options, scroll down to...

Go into bbm and hit options, scroll down to backup. I would back up locally and remotely.

Bill J
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Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-24-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 10,490
Posted By wjereb
Re: Green light blinking, won't go away

On the Torch it is located in Options->Display->Screen Display. Then Uncheck LED Coverage Indicator.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 12-16-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,646
Posted By wjereb
Re: Changing Icons without changing themes?

If you mean a folder that you created then you can change the icon. Highlight it and press menu, click on edit folder. Highlight the folder icon on that screen and click the trackball and select a...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-16-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,562
Posted By wjereb
Re: Deleting emails

Keep in mind that when you use the "delete prior" method, the messages are only deleted from the device and not the mail server. You can also highlight the first message you want deleted and then...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 12-14-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,137
Posted By wjereb
Re: Annoying short cut

Actually "LT" is a shortcut for Long Time. i.e. 7:47:00 PM. Like "LD" is a shortcut for Long Date.

Bill J
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-14-2010, 07:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,150
Posted By wjereb
Re: Syncing with Thunderbird?

If you want to sync your TBird contacts with your BB you have to use Zindus to sync them with GMail and then Google Sync (or check the sync contacts box in your Gmail account on BIS) to sync with...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-14-2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 36,244
Posted By wjereb
Re: Win a BlackBerry Playbook! Celebrate 2011 with BlackBerryForums.com!

I'm looking forward to the economy picking up so I'll be able to find a job.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-09-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,524
Posted By wjereb
Re: screen air-pockets

It also helps to wet the screen protector before applying. Use something like glass cleaner and be sure to wipe up any excess moisture before it runs into any openings in the device. It may take a...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 12-08-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,120
Posted By wjereb
Re: Native 2way Gmail Contacts Calendar Sync

Yes it is two-way. How long are you waiting? If it's like Google Sync. changes made on the device sync in the next 10 or 15 minutes but changes made to Gmail contacts or Google calendar can take up...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 12-07-2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,132
Posted By wjereb
Re: Best tip for fast typing on Torch

I go back and forth among the three keyboards (I use the suretype keyboard on portrait) and it really depends how much I have to type. Plus I have a ton of shortcuts set up in AutoText. "t" for The,...
Forum: BlackBerry Help 12-07-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,680
Posted By wjereb
Re: difference between battery pull reset & alt/r shift/del??

I recommend using Quickpull. It's a free app in BB App World.

Bill J
Forum: Aftermarket Software 12-07-2010, 11:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,247
Posted By wjereb
Re: PocketDay Version 7 Beta (OS 6 only)

I reported two issues with version 7.0.1.7 and wondered if anything had been fixed.

- When loading the program it freezes unless you hit the berry key and bring up the PD menu. Escape out of the...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 12-07-2010, 06:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,875
Posted By wjereb
Re: Best screen protector?

Just be sure to follow the directions. Throughly clean the screen. Wet your fingers and both sides of the protector with the spray solution they provide. Slide it in position and then squeegee it to...
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 12-05-2010, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,875
Posted By wjereb
Re: Best screen protector?

I have used screen protectors from Zagg for all of my BB's. zagg.com

Not cheap but there are deals available. On Cyber Monday they were 50% off and I bought one for my Torch.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 11-29-2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,978
Posted By wjereb
Re: PC Sent mail appearing on Torch

I use Hover for my email hosting service. What's weird is that somehow it is interfacing with Gmail but they are separate accounts.

Bill J
Forum: General 9800 Series Discussion - Torch 11-29-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,978
Posted By wjereb
Re: PC Sent mail appearing on Torch

Wow - 114 views and no answers. I actually have an update. I am sending an email from my PC using my IMAP account (bill@xxxx.net) & it shows up as a sent message on my BB and shows the following...
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