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Forum: Mac Users Corner 11-02-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,699
Posted By dclawyer
I just got it working. I went to System...

I just got it working. I went to System Preferences | Bluetooth and then in the lower left hand corner configured the device with the settings noted earlier in this thread and it worked just fine. ...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 11-02-2007, 04:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,699
Posted By dclawyer
I cannot get it to work in Leopard. I get a...

I cannot get it to work in Leopard. I get a message that says "A modem error occurred. Please verify your settings and try again." It worked for me in 10.4.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 08-04-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 75,911
Posted By dclawyer
Anything I can't live without? I don't own a...

Anything I can't live without? I don't own a Windows machine -- only PowerPC Macs so I'd prefer to remain with what I have unless I really need to find a way to upgrade the OS.
Forum: Mac Users Corner 08-03-2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)



because 90% of the world uses PCs not macs[/QUOTE]

Well the number of people who use Macs is still...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 08-03-2007, 04:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By dclawyer
I am really disappointed that RIM does not do a...

I am really disappointed that RIM does not do a better job supporting Mac users. It creates an opportunity for the competition. Why should I need to use a PC (which I don't have) to upgrade my OS?
Forum: Mac Users Corner 08-03-2007, 04:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By dclawyer
I am really disappointed that RIM does not do a...

I am really disappointed that RIM does not do a better job supporting Mac users. It creates an opportunity for the competition. Why should I need to use a PC (which I don't have) to upgrade my OS?
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 08-03-2007, 04:39 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 75,911
Posted By dclawyer
Is there a way to for me to upgrade using a Mac? ...

Is there a way to for me to upgrade using a Mac? I don't own a PC?
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-30-2007, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By dclawyer
Is the GPS fast enough when you drive? I used to...

Is the GPS fast enough when you drive? I used to have VZN on a Razr and it could not keep up with my car. I would pass turns and then it would tell me to turn. I now have a Garmin and it is right...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-30-2007, 07:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,231
Posted By dclawyer
No problems here.

No problems here.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-26-2007, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 643
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

Thank you for the feedback. It sounds like I made a good choice. Tech support through my set up process...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-26-2007, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 643
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

Thank you for sharing your experience. I was wondering if that outage was part of a pattern. It seems...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-26-2007, 08:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 643
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

Thank you for sharing your experience. I was wondering if that outage was part of a pattern. It seems...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-25-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,691
Posted By dclawyer
I drop mine all the time. BlackBerries are...

I drop mine all the time. BlackBerries are pretty tough. They are workhorses and the scratches just prove it!
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-25-2007, 10:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 643
Posted By dclawyer
Reliable Hosted BES?

About a week ago I signed up for hosted BES with a small Canadian firm. Although the firm was very nice it seems quite small and I experienced an outage yesterday. The company'e entire web site was...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-24-2007, 02:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

I now use my BlackBerry 8830 as a bluetooth modem with my PowerBook. What will this new service add?
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-23-2007, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By dclawyer
Thanks for the tip about imbimac. How does it...

Thanks for the tip about imbimac. How does it work?

Macs are great. I actually prefer Apple Mail. Spotlight searches are great with it. But I like the BES functionality of Entourage and MS has...
Forum: BES Admin Corner 07-23-2007, 03:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

Thank you. That helps me understand!
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-22-2007, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By dclawyer
Loving BES

I'm a Mac user. Last week I signed up for hosted BES. It meant using Entourage and I prefer Apple Mail. But what I get is wonderful to me. My emails, calendar items and contacts all synchronize...
Forum: BES Admin Corner 07-22-2007, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By dclawyer
What filed emails show up on BB?

I signed up for hosted BES on my 8830 and my Mac. I'm using Entourage. When I delete an email on my BB it deletes in Entourage. I also set up a bunch of folders on the server and put some old emails...
Forum: New Members Forum 07-22-2007, 07:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By dclawyer
Welcome! It's a great tool. Please let us know...

Welcome! It's a great tool. Please let us know how you're using it.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-20-2007, 10:41 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,789
Posted By dclawyer
I just signed up for hosted BES with Canadian Web...

I just signed up for hosted BES with Canadian Web Hosting hosting.ca Shared and Dedicated Linux Windows Exchange and Blackberry Services Canada (http://www.hosting.ca). I pay a little over $20 and...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-18-2007, 08:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 618
Posted By dclawyer
Hosted BES - Synching of Folders?

I signed up for hosted BES on my 8830 and my Mac. I'm using Entourage. When I delete an email on my BB it deletes in Entourage. I also set up a bunch of folders and put some old emails in them in...
Forum: GPS & Mapping 07-17-2007, 04:20 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 59,333
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

Verizon is very open about the fact that the device doesn't have gps. If a customer doesn't like that...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-17-2007, 10:52 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 170,346
Posted By dclawyer
This is a great post. Thank you. This should be...

This is a great post. Thank you. This should be a sticky.
Forum: GPS & Mapping 07-15-2007, 10:14 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 59,333
Posted By dclawyer
I have left VZW several times and always come...

I have left VZW several times and always come back. Yes, they charge more and have fewer features at times. But they have the best network and good customer service. And they charge for it. They...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-15-2007, 09:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,699
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

I called and they added it.
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-15-2007, 09:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 716
Posted By dclawyer
Yes, I am posting this now using my 8830 as a BT...

Yes, I am posting this now using my 8830 as a BT Modem. My recent posts have instructions I got from others here.
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-15-2007, 09:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,699
Posted By dclawyer
I just did another speedtest with my 8830 as a BT...

I just did another speedtest with my 8830 as a BT modem and got 296/19. At 296 it's not bad. I am posting this with my 8830 as a BT modem.

This forum is great.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-15-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By dclawyer
The Gmail app rocks too!

The Gmail app rocks too!
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-15-2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,699
Posted By dclawyer
I found the settings: Username =...

I found the settings:

Username = yourphonenumber@vzw3g.com
Password = vzw
Phone Number = #777

It works but my speedtest shows 121 kbps down and 107 up. Pretty slow.
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-15-2007, 03:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,699
Posted By dclawyer
I am trying to use my 8830 as a BT modem with my...

I am trying to use my 8830 as a BT modem with my Power Mac G4 and cannot get it to work. It asks for a username and password that I don't have. I cannot find your prior post. Can you help me?
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-11-2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

The 8830 synchs fine on my Mac. I only sync contacts and notes. For my calendar I use GCal and add...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 07-11-2007, 09:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 689
Posted By dclawyer
Welcome I am a Mac user. I switched from T-Mo...

Welcome

I am a Mac user. I switched from T-Mo recently and now have the 8830 with Verizon. Yes, T-Mo is cheaper but if you plan to surf the internet EVDO on VZW is MUCH faster. Mobile sites fill...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-11-2007, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By dclawyer
Thank you very much. I should have searched...

Thank you very much. I should have searched before posting. I apologize.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-11-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,126
Posted By dclawyer
I am surpised you had this problem. I used to be...

I am surpised you had this problem. I used to be on T-Mo and went to Germany and Hungary and had no charges on the international plan. That's the whole point of the international plan.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-11-2007, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By dclawyer
Gmail sent messages appear on my BB

I recently started using Gmail and my BB 8830 together. When I send a message from Gmail, a copy shows up on my BB. This didn't happen when I used my IMAP account. Is this normal? I really don't...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-10-2007, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,886
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE...

Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; Google Wireless Transcoder;))

I just discovered the Google Mail app for the BlackBerry and it is amazing. I can search all my...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-09-2007, 11:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,886
Posted By dclawyer
I've decided to have all my emails forwarded to...

I've decided to have all my emails forwarded to Gmail. Gmail seems to give me instantaneous delivery and if I delete on the BB it deletes on Gmail but not the other way around. But that doesn't...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-09-2007, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,886
Posted By dclawyer
I've been testing Yahoo and it offers two way...

I've been testing Yahoo and it offers two way synchronization of the inbox and the BB but no other folders. It also offers true push email.

If Yahoo can do this then why don't the others?
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-09-2007, 09:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,886
Posted By dclawyer
Thank you for that helpful reply. It makes me...

Thank you for that helpful reply. It makes me wonder why I pay for IMAP. Yahoo may have everything I need. I have 2 way synching on Yahoo and instant delivery or so it seems so far.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-09-2007, 09:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,416
Posted By dclawyer
A good fingernail on the left edge worked! Thank...

A good fingernail on the left edge worked! Thank you. I will keep the staple remover mentioned in mind.

This forum is great!
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-09-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,886
Posted By dclawyer
BIS and IMAP Questions

Using BIS and IMAP, should I be able to see all my IMAP folders on my BB 8830 on Verizon so I can file messages?

Also, if I delete a message on my desktop will it reconcile to my BB? It works in...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-09-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,416
Posted By dclawyer
Removing battery from 8830?

I feel really stupid asking this question but I am having a hard time removing the battery from my VZW 8830. I can get the cover off just fine now (thanks to this forum) but I don't really seem to...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-08-2007, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 498
Posted By dclawyer
Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2...

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8830/4.2.2 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/105)

I searched but can't seem to find an answer. Is there a shortcut for silencing my 8830 before I go into...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-08-2007, 10:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,566
Posted By dclawyer
The BB just works. Sometimes you do have to take...

The BB just works. Sometimes you do have to take the battery out and put it back in (maybe once or twice a month). Otherwise mine is just on 24/7 and works fine. Nothing to do but send and receive...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-05-2007, 05:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,374
Posted By dclawyer
I agree the ringer volume is low but it is loud...

I agree the ringer volume is low but it is loud enough for me.

When I listen to calls through the ear piece I find the 8830 very loud. It is hands down the best BB I have ever had. I love the...
Forum: BlackBerry Versus 07-05-2007, 05:42 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,857
Posted By dclawyer
I've tried the iPhone a few times in an Apple...

I've tried the iPhone a few times in an Apple store. I don't think the phone is very loud. My 8830 is significantly louder. And I am not willing to leave Verizon.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 06-29-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,155
Posted By dclawyer
If you're hearing your own voice try turning down...

If you're hearing your own voice try turning down the volume. It could be feedback.
Forum: BlackBerry Versus 06-29-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,857
Posted By dclawyer
How tempted are you buy the iPhone?

I love my Mac and my iPod but I also love my new BB 8830 which is just one week old. So far I don't find myself all that tempted by the iPhone because the BB handles email so well and VZW to me just...
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 06-22-2007, 11:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,634
Posted By dclawyer
Got it! This video also helped:Dental ramblings....

Got it! This video also helped:Dental ramblings. (http://something2chewon.wordpress.com/)

Thank you!
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