03-12-2013 05:18 AM
wow is all i can say, Blackberry have finally made the worst system for switching phones. I had a 9900 which i decided to upgrade to the amazingly new and fabulous Z10. So let me start with the problems,
Firstly i decided to do the switch through media card, only to have many failures, after maybe six or seven tries and always freezing at 9% i decided to try desktop software switch.
Plugged in my 9900 to my mac, and always got to almost the end, then i had a communication failure, again after several tries, switch to a PC, again i had the same problem, so what i now did is i did advanced back up and started selecting each category and backing up, until finally i got stuck on social feeds, so i removed social feeds and all worked out well.
Now once i started the switch process, and it finally decided to finish, i now was asked to plug in my new device, only to be told..."u have to upgrade to the all new bb link software."
So there i go downloading the new software for my mac and my pc. Once i installed it, i plugged in the 9900 and again removed social feeds, then was asked to plug in my new phone, which to my surprise, failed as my z10 was not detected.
I know decided to try on my mac, finally i was successful in switching after almost 7 hours of the worst time in my life.
I have now sold my BB never to go back...
Thank you for such a wonderful and time wasting experience.