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mathguy
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-17-2010
My Device: Tour 9630
My Carrier: US Cellular

Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

I am trying to run the update for 6.0.1.18 and when it finishes unzipping the update, I get the error message that the update requires Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Package to run. But I have that package installed. I've uninstalled it and reinstalled it but still get the error. I've verified that the C++ Redistributable shows up in the control panel, etc. Something is amiss with this update, I believe. For reference, I have Vista Business.
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sovaise
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎12-17-2010
My Device: Pearl 8110
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

I too am having an issue with the BDM 6.0.1.18. It installed just fine but now, when the BDM tries to connect to my Blackberry Pearl 8110, it says "connecting" and then nothing happens. I have waited an hour before I had to disconnect my BB.

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nahbeilah
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎06-11-2010
My Device: 9700
My Carrier: SingTel

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

i am facing the same problem too..

running on windows 7 Ultimate x64

I have all different modules of microsoft visual C++ redistributable installed but the error just won't go away

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preeves
Posts: 6
Registered: ‎12-18-2010
My Device: Bold 9700
My Carrier: Telus

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

I have the exact same setup and the same problem

 

any idea ?

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philmair
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎11-18-2009
My Device: Torch, Storm 2, Bold, Curve (x2)
My Carrier: T-Mobile (UK)

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

After updating I just get "Not Connected" ... anyone at RIM listening ????????????????????

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mathguy
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-17-2010
My Device: Tour 9630
My Carrier: US Cellular

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

RIM WHAT IS YOUR FREAKIN' PROBLEM!!!???  YOU HAVE AN UPDATE THAT DOES NOT WORK PROPERLY.  LET US KNOW WHAT'S GOING ON!

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sdgardne
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Registered: ‎11-28-2008
My Device: Z30, Z10 & Q10 (10.2.2.1531), Playbook (2.1.0.1526)
My Carrier: TMobile USA

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

 


mathguy wrote:

RIM WHAT IS YOUR FREAKIN' PROBLEM!!!???  YOU HAVE AN UPDATE THAT DOES NOT WORK PROPERLY.  LET US KNOW WHAT'S GOING ON!


 

Hello,

 

Perhaps you missed it when you registered for these forums...these forums are a volunteer-contributed user-to-user support channel where folks try their best to help out other kind souls. It is most certainly not a user-to/from-RIM conduit. As such, it is unlikely that they will see what you have written.

If you desire to ask other users for specific assistance about how to get the most use out of your BB, then this forum would indeed be the correct place for that. But, do be aware of the following:

What you have done, with your most recent post, is to YELL at those very kind volunteers who might have been inclined to provide you with some help...not, IMHO, the best method to seek help from volunteers.


Good luck!


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mathguy
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-17-2010
My Device: Tour 9630
My Carrier: US Cellular

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18

Thank you.  I hope you feel better.  I know I do.

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preeves
Posts: 6
Registered: ‎12-18-2010
My Device: Bold 9700
My Carrier: Telus

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18 - asking for Visual C++ 2008 Module

updated still bug ?

 

what is this

 

Win 7 x64

 

asking for Visual 2008 C++ module

 

already have it installed ?

 

anyone ?

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amal83
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎12-26-2010
My Device: Bold 9000
My Carrier: O2

Re: Problem with Update 6.0.1.18 - asking for Visual C++ 2008 Module

I also faced the same problem, was being asked for Visual Microsoft C++ ... whatever that is?? I am using windows vista.

 

Only problem, is I thought I'd be clever and uninstall my current bb desktop software & just upload the new version. Only that STILL didn't work.

 

Now I can't find the 6.0.0 version that I had and can't download the new one. So I have nothing.. Does anyone have the link to the previous 6 desktop version?

 

Thanks!!

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