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Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 11-18-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,937
Posted By PaulQ
Question How to COMPLETELY erase and reset?

Can someone tell me how to completely erase and reset my Storm2?

Thanks!
Forum: General 9700 Series Discussion - Bold 2 11-17-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,046
Posted By PaulQ
Question Do you love your 9700 series?

Are there any "serious issues" I should be aware of before getting a 9780?

Thanks!!
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-14-2010, 01:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,004
Posted By PaulQ
Question Have Storm, Need to Switch - Recommendations?

I have had my Storm2 for about a year and I need to move away from it. It's too heavy and the lack of physical keyboard just doesn't fit me. It has good traits too but it's just not working out for...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 03-25-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 936
Posted By PaulQ
Can you push all of the msgs in Outlook onto your BB (BES)?

I did an OS upgrade and neglected to back up the email. It's not lost, it's just not on the device anymore. Is there any way to push the old mail on the Exchange server onto the device? (replace what...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 03-15-2010, 12:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,366
Posted By PaulQ
Thanks. The key is bringing up that virtual...

Thanks. The key is bringing up that virtual keyboard!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 03-14-2010, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,366
Posted By PaulQ
Question How do you get to log files (LGLG)

On Blackberrys with a keyboard, you hit ALT-LGLG to view the log files. How do you do this on a Storm??

First, the keyboard isn't always up. Second, there's no ALT key. ??

Thanks!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-23-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 86,407
Posted By PaulQ
I don't see an ALT key. Is it a key with a...

I don't see an ALT key. Is it a key with a special symbol? The "123"?
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-21-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 86,407
Posted By PaulQ
Page 14, bottom.... is there an ALT key on the...

Page 14, bottom.... is there an ALT key on the Storm2??
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-21-2010, 08:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 86,407
Posted By PaulQ
Page 11... Looking up a person in firm-wide...

Page 11... Looking up a person in firm-wide directory... I think you meant to say "enter the first 3-4 letters of the last name...." rather than the last letters.

Great tip!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-21-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 86,407
Posted By PaulQ
Page 4.... Storm 2 Basics On Moving Around......

Page 4.... Storm 2 Basics On Moving Around... Item #6 mentions a trackball. Oops.

Great work on this!!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-20-2010, 12:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,476
Posted By PaulQ
Question Can you keep the clock lit continuously?

Is there a way to keep the clock continuously visible? For example, set bedside mode and keep the clock visible - mine fades after the usual timeout period.

I know I can just eliminate the screen...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-15-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,687
Posted By PaulQ
Thank you! I love learning all this stuff! ...

Thank you! I love learning all this stuff!

I'm buying a PDF viewer.
Forum: BlackBerry Themes 01-15-2010, 10:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,128
Posted By PaulQ
Thanks for the replies guys. I went ahead...

Thanks for the replies guys.

I went ahead and tried Mobihand. They refunded. I consider it good customer service. I have to admit, I've been quite a customer of theirs lately so maybe that's why...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-15-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,930
Posted By PaulQ
LOL! Hahahahahaha. Sorry, I had to. Good one....

LOL! Hahahahahaha. Sorry, I had to. Good one. :razz:
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-15-2010, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,687
Posted By PaulQ
Question Can't you already view PDF files on the Storm?

I am able to view PDF files on my Storm already - standard OS, no special programs. Why are companies like DataViz pushing paid products to view PDF files? Is there some "better" way to view them?
...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-14-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,974
Posted By PaulQ
Blackberry Messenger vs. Text Messaging (SMS)

Can someone tell me why it is better to use Blackberry Messenger instead of regular text messaging? What's the advantage?

One thing I assume is that SMS doesn't go through RIM's servers which...
Forum: BlackBerry Themes 01-10-2010, 01:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,128
Posted By PaulQ
Buy a theme, don't like it, stuck?

Is it true that if you buy a theme and don't like it for whatever reason, you're just stuck with it?

The images they show on purchase screens aren't always easy to clearly decipher. You don't...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-09-2010, 11:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,215
Posted By PaulQ
Question What is it doing during boot up??

Just for the record, and to give me something to think about during that time, what is the Storm doing when it reboots? What's going on during that progress bar and why does it take soooo long?
...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-09-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,292
Posted By PaulQ
This might be stupid but have you tried sending a...

This might be stupid but have you tried sending a picture from your Storm to yourself? Same result?
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-09-2010, 12:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,333
Posted By PaulQ
I have attempted to set my BIS address email to...

I have attempted to set my BIS address email to Level 1 but I don't think it is having any effect. I tried using the EMAIL FILTERS but it doesn't seem to process any of the filters no matter what I...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 01-08-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 778
Posted By PaulQ
Question Can't flick the Agenda view?

On my storm, I can't "flick" the Agenda view? On the message list and other areas on the device, you can "flick" downward/upward and the screen scrolls several pages. The agenda view doesn't do this....
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-30-2009, 02:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,153
Posted By PaulQ
I just checked out "PictureID2" and it seems like...

I just checked out "PictureID2" and it seems like it might solve the problem BUT it looks like it makes you enter all the ID photos into it separately from the ones already in your contact list.
...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-29-2009, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,801
Posted By PaulQ
Thanks deej... Actually, I meant turning it on...

Thanks deej... Actually, I meant turning it on and off for taking photos. It looks like I just have to go through the menus to do it.
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-23-2009, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,801
Posted By PaulQ
The camera flash. Err, I am pretty sure it...

The camera flash.

Err, I am pretty sure it was the space bar. I knew I could do it with a key on the Curve.
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-23-2009, 01:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,801
Posted By PaulQ
Question Can you turn flash on/off with a key?

On my Curve, I could use the space bar to turn the flash on and off. Is there an equivalent on the Storm2? I've pressed everything but maybe I'm missing it.

Thanks!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-23-2009, 01:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,702
Posted By PaulQ
First I chopped off the Verizon reference... why...

First I chopped off the Verizon reference... why be an advertisement? It became "Sent from my Blackberry."

Then I thought, why does anyone need to know I am using a smart phone? So I chopped it...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-21-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,702
Posted By PaulQ
Bingo. You can do it by re-running the set-up....

Bingo. You can do it by re-running the set-up. THANKS!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-21-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,702
Posted By PaulQ
Ah. That would be my problem. Probably a very...

Ah. That would be my problem. Probably a very stupid question - how/where do I log in to BIS?

(I have used BES exclusively until now)
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-21-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,702
Posted By PaulQ
Can you change signature line when using Verizon email?

When I use my Verizon/Blackberry email address (xxx@vzw.blackberry.net), it adds something like "Sent from my Verizon Wireless..." to the bottom of the message. Is there any way to remove or change...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-21-2009, 07:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,380
Posted By PaulQ
I don't know about reverting to the home screen...

I don't know about reverting to the home screen per se but it looks like the frozen screen issue is resolved with the next OS update (coming soon).
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-20-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,085
Posted By PaulQ
Exclamation There will be relief to the "unable to press keys" issue

I didn't see anyone post this and I know it's about a beta-OS but I know this is such an annoying Storm 2 problem, I wanted to let people know. There have been complaints in this forum.

The next...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-20-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,120
Posted By PaulQ
I thought it might be the .428 but I guess not....

I thought it might be the .428 but I guess not. :( It must be my BES. It doesn't make sense because it did work for just a minute one time.
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-19-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,120
Posted By PaulQ
Anyone get VZ Navigator working on their Storm 2?

When I run VZ Navigator, it just hangs on the title screen. I called Verizon and they had me reinstall the application which I did. Same result.

Anyone using it?
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-18-2009, 01:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,333
Posted By PaulQ
How do you highlight messages in red on the Storm?

On my curve, my Level 1 messages showed up in RED on my message list. I cannot find a way to make this happen on the Storm 2?

The red helps them standout from others.

Anyone know the trick to...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-18-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 895
Posted By PaulQ
Thanks for the article. It does sound like there...

Thanks for the article. It does sound like there is a difference between them but it seems open to interpretation.
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-17-2009, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 895
Posted By PaulQ
edDifference between a software induc reboot and pulling the battery?

Is there a difference between using a program like QuickLaunch on the Storm to cause a reboot and pulling the battery?

For that matter, is there a difference when an install causes a reboot and...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-16-2009, 08:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,449
Posted By PaulQ
Thanks! But what about the Verizon extended...

Thanks! But what about the Verizon extended coverage-blah-blah where you can exchange the phone if it malfunctions?

Thanks for your help!
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-16-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,129
Posted By PaulQ
*UPDATE* I had tried logging into my PayPal...

*UPDATE* I had tried logging into my PayPal account prior to this message but it struck me I might need to use my other email address. I did that and I got the one paid program back. So - if you lose...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-16-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,670
Posted By PaulQ
I installed the "leaked" OS and have had no major...

I installed the "leaked" OS and have had no major problems. The ones I have may be issues that come up with any OS updates (e.g. certain programs needing to be set up again because they forgot all...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-16-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,129
Posted By PaulQ
"My World" is now empty - Can I get my programs back on the list?

When I click on the "MY WORLD" icon in Blackberry App World, it now says "No Downloads." I had quite a few including one I paid for. I am mostly interested in making sure I can get any updates for...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-16-2009, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,449
Posted By PaulQ
Question Does unlocking affect warranty?

Do any of you know if unlocking the Storm 2 voids your warranty with Verizon and/or RIM?

Thanks!
Forum: Beta You Than Me 12-14-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,882
Posted By PaulQ
Oh OK. Makes sense. Then the massive warning on...

Oh OK. Makes sense. Then the massive warning on the Crackberry site fits.
Forum: Beta You Than Me 12-14-2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,882
Posted By PaulQ
NEW Storm OS Posted Online?

Found this on Crackberry. I don't know if it's newer than what's posted at the top of this forum.

NEW STORM OS
Leaked: OS 5.0.0.428 For The BlackBerry Storm 2 9550 | CrackBerry.com...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-12-2009, 12:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,633
Posted By PaulQ
Difference between bolded and italicized word suggestions?

When you are typing a message, the system pops up a list of suggested words. Some are in bold and, usually down the list, some are plain italicized. What is the difference? (the italicized words...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-11-2009, 01:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,380
Posted By PaulQ
(hand raised) Same problem here....

(hand raised)

Same problem here. Periodically unable to press the keys. I am able to wait a few seconds and it works, though. Still annoying and not normal.
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-09-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,535
Posted By PaulQ
Thanks guys! I really appreciate all of the info....

Thanks guys! I really appreciate all of the info. Educational.

I'm not sure I know the difference between a soft reset and pulling the battery. I have a program that offers the option to "Reset"...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-09-2009, 01:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,535
Posted By PaulQ
Is GPS supposed to always work when outside?

Lately, my Storm has been unable to access GPS information. It just says it can't find itself. It's set to ON, etc. This happens when I am outside (and inside).

In Blackberry Maps, it just says...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-07-2009, 02:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 736
Posted By PaulQ
Question What are your Storm 2 taxes and surcharges?

I just got my first Verizon bill and was a little shocked at the "Surcharges" (includes taxes). I actually have over $10 for just Arizona and Phoenix specific items. As a former Tmobile customer, I'm...
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-07-2009, 02:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 887
Posted By PaulQ
I asked Verizon in advance how to activate it for...

I asked Verizon in advance how to activate it for a short period of time and they told me to call them to cancel it. There may be a way to do it through the phone but that's what they told me.
Forum: General 9500 Series Discussion - Storm 12-04-2009, 02:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 795
Posted By PaulQ
Question Why don't messages start from the top of the list?

When you get an SMS and click the icon to get to the list, it often shows the list at the middle rather than from the top where the newest message is. You have to scroll up to the top to see the...
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