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Posts: 24
Registered: ‎03-17-2009
My Device: Storm

Buttons (Icons) missing in App World?


I have had a few publishers tell me I should have an option to download a trial on App World but all I see are the buttons (icons) for Purchase, Reviews, Recommend, Screenshots and Contact Support for their product yet others have a button for . Anybody else see this?


The latest publisher to tell me this is Acire Systems (ReportAway app).


This is really frustrating as a Storm user who has already had disappointment over software compatibility and a hard time finding a Blackberry time in the leage of what I had on another platform.




Posts: 24
Registered: ‎03-17-2009
My Device: Storm


I just learned from one publisher that his app changed from the roll out and should have the trial now. He said he sees it available in Canada, but I don't see it in US, CST, Verizon as carrier.

I do work with high availability systems so I understand how it could take time to replicate a change if that's the problem.
Elite I
Posts: 6,657
Registered: ‎01-14-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Z10
My Carrier: Telus

Re: Update.

I've seen a few trials available, but not too many.  I agree with you though, it would be nice if we could get a trial for all paid apps - even just one day would be useful - just to see if it's the application we actually want.

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Posts: 10
Registered: ‎12-19-2008
My Device: 8320 Curve

Re: Update.


I am looking for a car maintenance log app and there are nearly 10 available.  They all of course claim to be the best ever, blah, blah, blah.  Only 1 has a trial, and some of them are $9.99.  Others with the same claimed features are $4.99.  The reviews are nearly worthless to me; did you notice the first few reviews of every app are 5 stars and nothing but praise?  Likely friends of the app publisher.  


Like you stated, even a 24-hour trial would be a boon.