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mzjonz49
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎11-12-2011
My Carrier: ATT

OS 6 Corrupted my Bold 9700

I recently upgraded to the OS6 software and it corrupted my Bold 9700.  Several issues!!  I am now in the process of converting back to v5.0.  Wish me luck, otherwse I will not be able to use my Blackberry.   I would recommend not upgrading until Blackberry / RIM can fix all of the bugs for the Bold 9700.

I will update this post once I Convert back to v5.0 and let you know if it was successful.

 

Here is a list of the problems I am encountering.

> Super Slow Browser (slower than usual)

> Cannot access several webpages and cannot login to webpages that require a login (Hotmail)

> My Trackpad seems to be stuck all of the time - very non responsive

> Every time I touch my Trackpad my phone acts like it is searching for something.  It takes about 15 seconds to stop searching and move from application to application

> OS6 wiped out everything on my phone and now I can't set up an email account. Hotmail or Live

> Since I can't set up my email account I can't use the Facebook App Notifications

> The only way to access Facebook is through the Browser which is very slow and then requires you to login every time.

> Blackberry App World was removed and has to be re-downloaded.  

> Lost all of my APP history

> BBM is not working at all.  Even updated the BBM version.  Cannot connect with BBM contacts and the BBM Conact pictures will not appear next to my contacts. 

> It Continually asks me to Re-Boot and the Re-Boots are taking up to 15 minutes.

> The whole whole is just quirky

> Overall I DO NOT LIKE the layout of OS6

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BillJ
Posts: 7,813
Registered: ‎01-05-2009
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: OS 6 Corrupted my Bold 9700


mzjonz49 wrote:

> Overall I DO NOT LIKE the layout of OS6



It's actually not a problem with OS 6, it's a problem with the 9700 not having enough internal memory to properly run OS 6.  OS 6 is a wonderful Operating System, but every phone that ships with it installed comes with 512 MB of internal memory; the 9700 has 256 MB.

 

If you ever upgrade to a phone with sufficient internal memory, you'll fall in love with OS 6.  :smileyhappy:


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Mariusdj
Posts: 8
Registered: ‎04-10-2010
My Carrier: Marius de Jager

Re: OS 6 Corrupted my Bold 9700

i'm running OS6 on the 9700, the only problem i have is that deleted e mail accounts still shows as shortcuts on the phone and the tablet, anybody know to delete that?

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Mariusdj
Posts: 8
Registered: ‎04-10-2010
My Carrier: Marius de Jager

Re: OS 6 Corrupted my Bold 9700

I just solve theproblem myself: Setup, Personalization,Options,Device,Advance System Settings,Service Book.
I deleted the service book entries of the e-mail accounts in question and the sortcuts was deleted.
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