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manzini
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Registered: ‎03-26-2012
My Device: Bold 9780
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In-coming name and phone # appearance while blocked

I have a problem (and so do all my colleagues) with BB Bold 9780.

 

When someone, who's phone # and the name etc is stored in my Address book calls me and my device is locked (it gets locked if not in use for 10 minutes) what I see on the screen is the phone # of the caller, but no name. If device is not locked - the name of a caller apperars along with the #.

 

This is very uncomfortable, because I do not remember the # of all the people in my address book, so when there is no name - I don't know who is calling.

 

I am sure this can be be fixed somehow, since such an elementary feature cannot be a real problem for Blackberry...

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JSanders
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My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
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Re: In-coming name and phone # appearance while blocked

You need to go to your Options > Security settings and under the Encryption, turn off encryption for the Address Book or contacts.




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manzini
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Registered: ‎03-26-2012
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Re: In-coming name and phone # appearance while blocked

Thank you so much! It works!

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JSanders
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Re: In-coming name and phone # appearance while blocked

You are very welcome.

Good luck.




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