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Old 03-23-2010, 08:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Unhappy 9700 BOLD - MSN, GOOGLE MAPS, SETUP EMAIL, FACEBOOK, Blackberry apps world fails ..

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MSN
I downloaded the MSN client via crackberry link, downloads and installs but upon login it says... "Service not enabled on this handheld"

EMAIL
I went to the blackberry homepage from the 9700 browser, Clicked on a link to "setup email" and says "Desktop Browser Not Supported", check its set to report as "BLACKBERRY" MY QUICK FIX: should i find another mail client??

BLACKBERRY APPS WORLD
I went to download the "Blackberry apps world" and it says "Sorry, your device does not meet the system requirements that are needed to support Blackberry App World." WTF Its the latest blackberry!! Has telstra locked us to their crap apps store only??

Google MAPS
Google Maps Downloads and installs yet upon running this app it says " Network Unavailable: This application requires a data connection, and some blackberry devices require reconfiguration to work properly. Please visit blah blah website" Which I did everything on the troubleshooting and still all the same.
Where Is maps app works fine thou it costs to use, has telstra locked us into that only? MY QUICK FIX: Use "Where is" Maps (7 day trial)

FACEBOOK
I downloaded the facebook client via crackberry link, downloads and installs but upon login it says... "Could not connect because a data service is not available. Please try again later. If it continues, contact your service provider."
MY QUICK FIX: Use browser for facebook.


But before I blame my Telephone provider (Telstra), could this be the firewall on?
Or anything else?

I have a WAP 150MB download, also setup to use my wireless at home and work.
I have changed app settings to allow for all, makes no diff...

Hoping someone knows how to fix these problems..

ABOUT MY BLACKBERRY
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v5.0.0.351 (Platform 5.1.0.98)

Are there any newer update available for Australians? Is that what i need?
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Old 03-23-2010, 09:14 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 03-23-2010, 09:35 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Do you have a BB data plan, not a generic data plan but a BB specific data add on?

What do I need a Data Plan for? - BlackBerryFAQ
Ahh dunno that assumed wap gave me access..
Thanks but..

how do i get one? or check? with telstra i assume?
or should i call blackberry and signup somewhere?
sorry just noticed the link.. checkin now thanks heaps

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