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Registered: ‎04-19-2011
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lack of support MOBILE2 and FAX2

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Hi,

 

I've got a question concerning support of MOBILE2 and FAX2 fields on BlackBerry 5.0 devices. From the following links

VS6.0:

http://www.blackberry.com/developers/docs/6.0.0api/net/rim/blackberry/api/pdap/BlackBerryContact.htm...

VS5.0:

http://www.blackberry.com/developers/docs/5.0.0api/net/rim/blackberry/api/pdap/BlackBerryContact.htm...

 

it's clear that officially MOBILE2 and FAX2 are not supported on 5.0 devices. Actually they are available in a contact book and with a workaround to use ids of these fields I was able to retrieve the MOBILE2 and FAX2 numbers. The problem is with saving these fields, since the workaround no longer works like that. The fields are simply not saved. I experienced also some weird performance like a MOBILE2 number is saved under PAGER entry.

 

do you know any workaround to that performance?

important: could you please officially confirm that MOBILE2 and FAX2 values are not supported in any way while saving on 5.0-s?

 

thank you in advance