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Registered: ‎12-14-2012
My Device: blackberry curve 9300
My Carrier: tmobile

Re: general socket error

no worries,

 

yeah when i sign in it works fine for 2minutes then the msg appears 'general socket error' 

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My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
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Re: general socket error

Odd. Can you delete from your device, and reinstall?

 

Delete from Options > Advanced > Applications.

 

Reinstall Twitter for BlackBerry from AppWorld > MyWorld.



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Registered: ‎12-14-2012
My Device: blackberry curve 9300
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Re: general socket error

hi

 

i reinstalled it at first it worked fine but when i signed out and logged back in the message reappeared again

 

'general socket error' 

 

Smiley Frustrated

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Re: general socket error

Reboot the device and try the login again?



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Registered: ‎12-14-2012
My Device: blackberry curve 9300
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Re: general socket error

hi 

 

i have attempted that it does work fine but i have notice when i check my device and status information tab the free memory is rapidly decreasing i have to do a battery pull everyday to bring it back up to its normal level

 

is this a issue?

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Re: general socket error

Rebooting daily is not uncommon.



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Re: general socket error

thanks,

 

the only issue does seem to be this 'general socket error' message 

 

still hasn't gone away

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Registered: ‎12-14-2012
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Re: general socket error

alright mate, any ideas on the general socket error?
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Re: general socket error

I'm asking a friend. Standby.


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Re: general socket error

This might have to do with the router settings. Can you connect to a different wifi network or with a different type of router. Bet it doesn't happen then. Some routers are set to block some ports.


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