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Posts: 26
Registered: ‎07-25-2013
My Device: Bold 9900
My Carrier: rogers
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Is it possible to manually copy contact list from bold 9900 to computer without using Desktop Manager

As the title states is it possible to copy the contact list from the bold 9900 using windows exlorer to the computer ? I cannot install DM on the computer.

 

Please let me know

 

Victor

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Posts: 59,102
Registered: ‎11-28-2008
My Device: DTEK50 (AAI82), PRIV (AAI795), Z10/Z30/Q10 (10.3.2.2813), Playbook (2.1.0.1917)
My Carrier: TMobile USA

Re: Is it possible to manually copy contact list from bold 9900 to computer without using Desktop Manager

Hi and Welcome to the Community!

 

Sadly, no...the BlackBerry Desktop Software is required for extracting information out of the protected device Databases. They are not accessible to Windows Explorer.

 

What is going on with not being able to install DM? Does something go wrong? Or are you prevented from even trying?

 

Good luck and let us know!


Occam's Razor nearly always applies when troubleshooting technology issues!

New to the Community? Click here and also here for helpful guidance. Also please click here for additional helpful information to guide you as you proceed. I always recommend that you treat your BlackBerry like any other computing device, including using a regular backup schedule...click here for an article with instructions. If anyone has been helpful to you, please show your appreciation by clicking the button. Need a reference to BB10 OS/SR versions? Click here. Need a specific BB10 AutoLoader? Send me a private message.

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Contributor
Posts: 26
Registered: ‎07-25-2013
My Device: Bold 9900
My Carrier: rogers

Re: Is it possible to manually copy contact list from bold 9900 to computer without using Desktop Manager

Thanks for the reply sgardne. I have an issue with my Vista laptop likely a backdroor virus or firmware which does not allow any downloads for the ,moment.

 

Thanks for the help.

Hall of Famer III
Posts: 59,102
Registered: ‎11-28-2008
My Device: DTEK50 (AAI82), PRIV (AAI795), Z10/Z30/Q10 (10.3.2.2813), Playbook (2.1.0.1917)
My Carrier: TMobile USA

Re: Is it possible to manually copy contact list from bold 9900 to computer without using Desktop Manager

You are welcome...and good luck!

Occam's Razor nearly always applies when troubleshooting technology issues!

New to the Community? Click here and also here for helpful guidance. Also please click here for additional helpful information to guide you as you proceed. I always recommend that you treat your BlackBerry like any other computing device, including using a regular backup schedule...click here for an article with instructions. If anyone has been helpful to you, please show your appreciation by clicking the button. Need a reference to BB10 OS/SR versions? Click here. Need a specific BB10 AutoLoader? Send me a private message.

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