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BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

What does this mean and if I need the software how do I do it?  Thanks

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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

It means specifically that you have not downloaded and installed to your PC any device operating software.

 

Device operating system releases are "released" by specific carriers once they have certified and trained their support techs, but still, you are able to load to any carrier's same model by following the instructions below.

See the link below, for the download and simple installation instructions.

First locate your carrier and the OS file you wish to use.
http://na.blackberry.com/eng/support/downloads/download_sites.jsp

Do a backup of your device first, using Desktop Manager > Backup. Close Desktop Manager upon completion.

1. Download the OS file to the PC then install it to the PC by running (double clicking) the file you downloaded.
2. Go to c:\program files\common files\research in motion\apploader and delete the file named "vendor.xml."
3. Plug in BB and double click on "Loader.exe." It's located in the same place as the above vendor.xml file.




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Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

really work.. thanks a lot ^_^
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Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

You're very welcome. Good luck.




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Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

I tried the steps mentioned here, but my OS does not get updated, how can I update it?
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Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"


MaxMotjope wrote:
I tried the steps mentioned here, but my OS does not get updated, how can I update it?

You must have missed a step. i don't know which.

 

did you installed the software to the PC?

what is the name of the file you installed?




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Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

I tried all this on my Blackberry Curve 3G 9300 but its jus removing apps and nothing else. I'm using blackberry desktop software 7.1 and I removed the vendor but the device hasn't been updated. I've installed the latest firmware to my pc ... Am I leaving out something ??? :smileysad:
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Re: BlackBerry Device Software message "There is no BlackBerry Device Software installed on this computer"

You are likely missing another copy of the vendor.xml file which is not being deleted.

Search your entire PC and for hidden files.




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