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Browser

How do I change my browser on my torch 9800 to internet explorer?

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Re: Browser

You cannot.

 

The OS6 browser select automatically the optimal emulation for the website you are viewing.




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Re: Browser

So what do I do when a website says that its not supported by my browser and I need Firefox or safari or IE?

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Re: Browser

Simplified browser selection in BlackBerry Device Software 6.0

 

nothing really to change, opera mini might open it though

 

http://www.opera.com/mobile/download/blackberry/

 




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Re: Browser

[ Edited ]

Either way, that website is seeing you as using a mobile browser, very likely.

See if the site has a mobile view?

 

**EDIT, and yea, Opera Mini is a good suggestion.




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Re: Browser

Thanks....It wont download, says information is too big and when I try the zip file it says its not supported.

 

The website does have a mobile app, but Blackberry doesnt support it so Im logging in through facebook. Its the words with friends game. I know, so not important! But I just dont know why I can access Facebook fine on  my phone but when it goes to the app, it wont work.

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Re: Browser

most of thos facebook apps are based on Flash and not many phones support flash well. BlackBerry phones do not support flash yet

 




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Re: Browser

Thank you!

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Re: Browser

you are welcome, sorry we can not do more about Flash.

 

Soon many of those apps might be in HTML5, if they get converted of course.

 




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