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New Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-08-2013
My Device: Curve 8520
My Carrier: Airtel -India

Cannot upgarade 8320 software from 4.6 to 5.0

Hi

 

Please can you help me upgrading my Blackberry from software V 4.6 to latest 5.0.

 

i have tried through desltop manager but it is not showing any update available.

 

Please help.

 

 

New Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-08-2013
My Device: Curve 8520
My Carrier: Airtel -India

Re: Cannot upgarade 8520 software from 4.6 to 5.0

Hi

 

Please can you help me in upgrading my Curve 8520 from current software v 4.6 to 5.0.

 

I have tried getting through software manager but it is showing "no upgarde available".

 

please help.

Elite II
Posts: 7,974
Registered: ‎06-01-2012
My Device: Curve
My Carrier: BSNL

Re: Cannot upgarade 8520 software from 4.6 to 5.0

Hi yatishkirori

 

Welcome to BlackBerry Support Forums

 

 

First please clarify which device your have Curve 8520 OR Curve 8320 ?

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New Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-08-2013
My Device: Curve 8520
My Carrier: Airtel -India

Re: Cannot upgarade 8520 software from 4.6 to 5.0

Hi

I have Curve 8520.

Elite II
Posts: 7,974
Registered: ‎06-01-2012
My Device: Curve
My Carrier: BSNL

Re: Cannot upgarade 8520 software from 4.6 to 5.0

Hi yatishkirori

 

 

Yes you can Update your Curve 8520 to OS5  , Try those steps:

 

1.Locate your Carrier  and Download the OS  from here Software Download Site. 

  • (make sure you are downloading for the same model as you have )

 2. Now Double the file that you Downloaded to Install it on your PC

 

3. Download and install the latest BlackBerry desktop software from here BlackBerry desktop software

  • Then using desktop software perform your full backup of your device.

 4. Go to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Research In Motion\AppLoader. (For 64-bit Vista or Windows 7, the path       will be C: > Program Files x86 > Common Files > Research In Motion > AppLoader) double click Loader.exe

 

Update will continue and follow the onscreen directions. But remember if you use any other carrier OS pack then yours , you have to delete two or three vendor .xml files . But your carrier Airtel ( Bharti Airtel ) have already released OS5 for your device model so download that OS and install that on your PC , and follow the above instructions to update your device.

 

So try and let us know of your progress.

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