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Registered: ‎09-10-2013
My Device: Bold
My Carrier: Orange

App center gone

Hello all!

I have BlackBerry bols (9780).

 

From some reason I can't find the icon of the App Center, even though it listed in the Application Management.

 

Plus, is it true that version 6.0 (Bundle 3106) is the most updated? Because when I enter "Softwere updates" I get "Your BlackBerry is up to date".

 

 

Thank you for your help!

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My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
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Re: App center gone

1. On your homescreen, press the Menu key > SHOW ALL, so that SHOW ALL is checked.
2. Look in EACH folder on your device... Applications, Instant Messengers, Downloads, etc.
If you still don't see it, look at Options > Advanced > Applications. Do you see it listed there?

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Re: App center gone

"Show all" is checked, still can't find it (in all folders!)

 

I don't have "Advance" under "Options".

 

Thanks for helping!

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Re: App center gone


aXester wrote:

 

I don't have "Advance" under "Options".


Under Options, what do you have?

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Re: App center gone

I followed the instructions here, now it's working. I think.

Mega-thanks!

 

 

BTW - what about my other question?

"Plus, is it true that version 6.0 (Bundle 3106) is the most updated? Because when I enter "Softwere updates" I get "Your BlackBerry is up to date"."

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Re: App center gone


aXester wrote:

 

BTW - what about my other question?

"Plus, is it true that version 6.0 (Bundle 3106) is the most updated? Because when I enter "Softwere updates" I get "Your BlackBerry is up to date"."


No, this is the latest officially released OS for the 9780 model:

Official OS 6.0.0.756 For BlackBerry Bold 9780 Via Vodafone Spain

 
Device operating system releases are "released" by specific carriers once they have certified and trained their support techs, but still, you are able to load to any carrier's same model by following the instructions below.

See the link below for the download, and follow these simple installation instructions.

First locate your carrier and the OS file you wish to use.
http://na.blackberry.com/eng/support/downloads/download_sites.jsp

Do a backup of your device first, using Desktop Manager > Backup. Close Desktop Manager upon completion.

1. Download the OS file to the PC then install it to the PC by running (double clicking) the file you downloaded.
2. Go to c:\program files\common files\research in motion\apploader and delete the file named "vendor.xml." (You might have another Vendor.xml file hiding on your computer. Open Windows Explorer and under the Organize button (on Windows 7, there are similar tools for Vista and XP) click on "Folder and search options." Under the View tab, make sure that your computer is set to show hidden folders and files. Once you've done this, search your C:\ drive for "Vendor.xml".)
3. Plug in BB and double click on "Loader.exe." It's located in the same place as the above vendor.xml file.

**Starting with the later OS6 releases, there are now three copies of VENDOR.XML
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Research In Motion\AppLoader (for 32-bit Windows XP/Vista/7)
==========OR============
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Research In Motion\AppLoader (for 64-bit Windows Vista/7)
C:\Documents and Settings\*name*\AppData\Roaming\Research In Motion\BlackBerry\Loader XML
C:\Documents and Settings\*name*\Application Data\Research In Motion\BlackBerry\Loader XML
You can also just search for VENDOR.XML. Make sure that you choose ADVANCED SEARCH and include hidden files. It should show the file in at three locations. Delete every copy that it finds.

Note: Some users might worry they will void their device warranty by loading an OS from another carrier. There is really nothing to worry about. Please read more information on that here: http://www.port3101.org/power-users/296-blackberry-os-upgrade-including-betas-myths-dispelled.html
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