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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎10-20-2012
My Device: curve 8520
My Carrier: alfa

This service is not enabled for you handheld


I have my blackberry curve 8520 for few months.

when i had it messenger worked properly , later i needed to update it and then i had that message every time i try to uses all the im applications.

this drove me crazy although every thing is working fine such as whatsapp , viber , bbm , browser etc.. 


P.S: I use Alfa services from Lebanon

Thank You .


Posts: 4,285
Registered: ‎07-26-2010
My Device: Q10/Q5/Z10/9930/9860/9310

Re: This service is not enabled for you handheld

Hey sazzuzza,

Welcome to the BlackBerry Support Community Forums.


Thanks for the question.


Which messenger is this affecting?  Is this Windows Live™ Messenger or Yahoo!® Messenger?  Have you tried using Wi-Fi® to connect to the messaging application?


I look forward to your reply.





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