03-23-2010 09:05 AM
I just got my BB Bold 9700, but I already managed to make a problem. I disconnected it without safely ejecting it. Now it only charges through USB and it doesn't connect to sync.
Does anyone know how to make this work again?
Thanks in advance!
03-23-2010 10:54 AM
Daniel, Greetings, and welcome to the BlackBerry.com Support Forums.
Have you tried a complete shut down of the Mac, and restart, as well as a reboot on the BlackBerry device?
With the BlackBerry device powered ON, remove the battery a few seconds and then reinsert the battery to reboot.
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03-23-2010 12:14 PM
Thanks for your welcome and your post! I did try a complete shut down and a reboot of the BlackBerry device.
It doesn't work. I guess I did something really wrong with disconnecting... But the device is still charging through USB.
03-30-2010 12:06 PM
I have the same Problem.
I use mac 10.6.2 and the current version Mac DM. I use the BB9700.
The bold is not detect on my mac pro with destopmanager. It´s not working.
We have repair the permissions on the macosx, then reboot, but its not working.
04-02-2010 11:17 AM
I have found the Solution, And I will share i.
The solution is: rosetta & the Desktopmanager. Its importand that rosetta ist not startin with Desktopmanager for mac. You can check this in finder - program - right click on blackberry Desktopmanager symbol - information - the delete the arrow - with help rosseta starting.
then u need a reboot from your macsystem.
Then connect your device with the mac and open the bb desktopmanager.
the second thing is: I have installed paralel pocket mac.
uninstall blackberry desktopmanager
new install blackberry desktopmanager
04-03-2010 05:18 AM
This is quite confusing. I tried the solution but to no avail. Has anyone solved this problem of getting the Blackberry Bold 9700 to be recognized by the Mac so that one can sync?
04-03-2010 10:11 PM - edited 04-03-2010 10:14 PM
I'm also having a problem getting my AT&T 9700 to connect. The phone will charge but DM 1.0.2 will not detect the phone. My prior T-Mobile 9700 would connect without a problem. I had DM forget that device and still no luck. I can enable mass storage mode and it functions fine.
I use WIndows 7 x64/Bootcamp to update my device which the phone is detected and can sync with, but I'd rather use Mac OS to sync with.
I am running Snow Leopard 10.6.3. When I synced the T-Mobile 9700, I was using 10.6.2. I have since uninstalled DM and reinstalled, wiped my device and reinstalled the handheld software, and I'm at a loss. Any suggestions? Thanks.
04-12-2010 08:18 AM - edited 04-12-2010 08:19 AM
this is my first post here but I still might help you. I had the exact same issue with my Bold 9700 on my MacBook Pro recently (I believe it might have been since I upgraded the Mac OS to 10.6.3 but I'm not entirely sure - at least that was when I came across this issue).
I tried everything. Repaired the disk permissions of the Mac, reseted the PRAM, uninstalled the BB Desktop Manager, rebooted the Mac and installed the DM again and again, yet the Software never recognized my Bold 9700 again. I even re-installed the whole Mac OS X but the problem ironically remained UNTIL I tried installing a previous (older) version of the BB Desktop Manager for Mac.
Well actually I downloaded version 1.0.0, I think, and uninstalled the existing DM on my Macbook with THAT .dmg file (the one from the 1.0.0 version of the DM), then restarted my Mac and re-installed the DM from the same .dmg file.
I have absolutely no idea why that 'solution' worked for me but it did! After that I upgraded the DM again to the most recent version (1.0.2 build 8) and it still works now. So basically re-installing the DM via an older version than the one installed on my system did the trick for me after all.
Feel free to try it on your own - and if it helped you as well, please comment here
04-17-2010 06:08 AM
XP Pro SP3 BB 9700 Desktop Manager 5.0.1
I am having trouble with BB Sync. Desktop manager shows Disconnect with none in the PID for the USB port.
If I look in the BB Device manger I see that the BB is connected to the USB Port (and I can connect thru Blue tooth). I can also connect and sync thru the BB media manager.
This would indicate that the BB and computer are finding each other however I still cannot sync thru Desktop manager.
I have try the reboot PC, take battery out of the BB, kill the BB task in Task Manager, Trouble shoot in Windows device manager solution and still are unable to sync with the Desktop manager.
The sync first didn't work with the software that came with the device. So i downloaded and on stall 5.0.1 Desktop manager. Still didn't work. Then magically worked. Now doesn't work.
This seems to be a common problem across platforms. Does anyone does anyone know of any fixed from the Blackberry people?