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sathibault
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Registered: ‎08-08-2008
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Detect device software version 4.3

Is there a way for an application built with JDE 4.2.1 to determine if it is running on a device with 4.3+ installed?

 

I'd like to determine at run-time if embedded video support is available.

 

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peter_strange
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Registered: ‎07-14-2008
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Re: Detect device software version 4.3

You will find suitable 4.2 friendly code in this KB article.

 

How To - Retrieve the BlackBerry Device Software version
Article Number: DB-00150

http://www.blackberry.com/knowledgecenterpublic/livelink.exe/fetch/2000/348583/800332/800620/How_To_...

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sathibault
Posts: 41
Registered: ‎08-08-2008
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Re: Detect device software version 4.3

Thanks, that seems to work.

 

I don't know about the performance of getVisibleApplications so I'm using the CodeModuleManager to get a handle on a particular module instead.

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peter_strange
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Re: Detect device software version 4.3

I've not noticed any particular performance implications using this code myself.