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Blackberry pearl 8100 device software 4.5 HELP NEEDED!!!!!

Hi Guys!!!


could somebody help me to install the new device software version in to my blackberry, i've already try any possible ways and i couldn't make it, i'm from mexico and i'm with Telcel. if any of you can help me i really going to appreciate this a lot!!!



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Re: Blackberry pearl 8100 device software 4.5 HELP NEEDED!!!!!

1. Download and install to PC the latest version of Desktop Manager.

2. Download the new OS you want and install it to the PC

3. Open Desktop Manager and do a complete backup of your current device.

4. Delete the vendor.xml file located in c:\program files\common files\research in motion\apploader

5. Plug in BB and open Desktop Manager

6. Select Application Loader

7. You will be prompted to upgrade


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Re: Blackberry pearl 8100 device software 4.5 HELP NEEDED!!!!!

I am having an issue as well. I have a Verizon Blackberry Pearl and its been updated in the store to the new 4.5 OS. The Preloaded Pics are not showing on it. I went back into the store and the rep checked all of their bb that had the new OS and found that all of them dont have the Preloaded pics...its just a black scr with Preloaded Pics at the top and no pics are showing....does anyone kno a solution to this problem????? please help this is annoying