Welcome to the official BlackBerry Support Community Forums.

This is your resource to discuss support topics with your peers, and learn from each other.

inside custom component

BlackBerry® Bold™

New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎07-29-2009
My Device: Not Specified

Blackberry Bold renames all my picture folders to "Device Memory"

Hi all,


I've searched for this solution, but other than finding one other person who has the same problem, I have found no solution.


For some reason, in the pictures section of the Media, my folder names in Device memory will all change to "Device Memory" if no pictures are outside of the folders. When I check it in Properties, I can see the actual name of the folder, but in the folder list is displays as "Device Memory. I have five folders, all called Device Memory. If I add one picture to device memory, as opposed to the media card, then I will see the actual folder names in the folder list.  If I move the picture into one of the folders, then they a;ll revert to the name Device Mamory.


Anybody know what is causing this?


It's a fairly new Bold, v4.6.0.162 (platform


Any help would be appreciated.





All Replies
Guru I
Posts: 16,194
Registered: ‎07-23-2008
My Device: Torch 9850/ Playbook
My Carrier: VerizonWireless

Re: Blackberry Bold renames all my picture folders to "Device Memory"

Hi and welcome to the forums!

You would be better off using the media card to save media files, and not use the device memory for "storage"

Open the camera, options, select store pictures on media card.




Click Accept as Solution for posts that have solved your issue(s)!
Be sure to click Like! for those who have helped you.

Install BlackBerry Protect it's a free application designed to help find your lost BlackBerry smartphone, and keep the information on it secure.

Follow Bifocals on Twitter