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Registered: ‎05-24-2011
My Device: Blackberry Bold
My Carrier: Rogers Wireless

Software

I installed the blackberry software version 6.0 a few weeks ago onto my blackberry bold, and I want to return to the previous software version. How do I revert back to the old software?

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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Software

1. Delete the newer OS from your PC by going to Control Panel >Add/Remove Programs.

(If you never downloaded and installed the newer OS to your PC, skip to step 2).

 

2. Then download and install the older version of the OS. BlackBerry Operating System Downloads

 

3. Install the older OS to the PC by running (double clicking) the file you downloaded.
4. Go to c:\program files\common files\research in motion\apploader and delete the file named "vendor.xml."
5. Plug in BB and double click on "Loader.exe." It's located in the same place as the above vendor.xml file.





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Registered: ‎05-24-2011
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Re: Software

I have a Mac computer though, so how can I do it on that?

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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
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Re: Software

Nope, sorry.



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