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Posts: 3
Registered: ‎06-27-2012
My Device: Curve 9330
My Carrier: Verizon

lost photos

Blackberry automatically downloaded new software and erased my photos that were on camera not on disk plus wallpaper.   Can this be retreived at all?

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

Re: lost photos

If you have a back up, yes.

 

Just to be sure, BlackBerry doesn't automatically update or upgrade, ever. You are given a choice to allow or deny.



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Re: lost photos

this new upgrade kept me rescheduling until I had no choice and it did it overnight while charging.  I did not have backup.   Someone suggested tryin to register with desktop manager and maybe they are somwhere in "space" and can be retrieved??????

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

Nope, you have to have a backup. Sorry.

 

So, you did have the choice, I got the same message over time, from Verizon giving a deadline to upgrade by.

 

You should have had your pictures on the Media Card, the media card is not affected by OS upgrades.

 

Open your camera > Menu key > options and set the default picture save to, to the media card.



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Re: lost photos

thank you so much.