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boneypaul
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎12-12-2009
My Device: storm 9500
My Carrier: etisalat

please help : how to install an application ?

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i have got BB storm 9500 ...i am a new user,i downloaded some applications like youtube player and opera mini from the getjar site which was given in this forum,dwonloaded file is a ".cod" file,when i tried to to locate it with desktop manger,i am not able to browse it with option application file with .alx ,so i tried selecting all files option,then i get the message

"no additional application designed for your device was found"

 

what should i do to transfer those application to phone...please help im a new user!

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Xandrex
Posts: 18,382
Registered: ‎07-29-2008
My Device: Z10 10.1.0.2312 / Playbook 2.1 / 8900 5.0
My Carrier: Vodafone France (SFR) & B&You

Re: please help : how to install an application ?

hello,

 

you have three ways to install an application :

 

way 1 : OTA (over the air) : you use a data connection and the browser on your BlackBerry to download the install file and after the download it will automatically install the application. that is usually possible by going on the website of the editor (in your case : http://m.youtube.com and http://m.opera.com/ from a technical point of view, your browser will be downloading a file with extension .jad and another file with extension .jar .

 

way 2 : using a computer : you use a PC (maybe a mac ?) to download a couple of files : ALX/COD. Then you use Desktop Manager and its "Application" module to install the file through Desktop Manager onto your device

 

way 2 : you install AppWorld on your device, and install applications from AppWorld.




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