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New Contributor
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎12-22-2011
My Device: curve 8900
My Carrier: DU

Unable to bridge 8900 with Playbook



Need help!!!!!!!


I am unable to bridge my Smartphone Curve 8900 with Playbook.


I have the updated OS in my mobile i.e v5.0.0.681 Platform


I have tried both manual pairing as well as Bar code. The error message which i get is " There was a problem setting up Bluetooth Connection with your playbook tablet.


I am tried the Blackberry fix as well.

please need help. I have been tryin to fix this for a long time now.

New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎12-29-2011
My Device: 8900
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: Unable to bridge 8900 with Playbook



I had the same issue with my 8900 and ended up calling their support line. It took them 90 minutes to resolve this issue as we had to delete everything on my BB and load in the latest software update which ended up messing up all of my apps and settings. However, the bridge connection did get fixed!

Forums Advisor I
Posts: 634
Registered: ‎12-30-2011
My Device: Blackberry Curve 8520, BlackBerry PlayBook
My Carrier: MTN

Re: Unable to bridge 8900 with Playbook

First delete the existing Playbook tablet from your Blackberry bridge.


Then you need to do is just do the Power Restart of your phone.


And after  that try doing the same simple procedure for Birdging.


it will be done!