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Forums Advisor I
Posts: 672
Registered: ‎01-01-2011
My Device: Torch-Q10-Passport
My Carrier: Vodafone
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unknown symbols

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reading up from previous posts there seems to be quite a few unknown symbols apearing below the clock on the 9800

might be an idea if they are all posted here as it will help out future users.

 

first one i had was white smiley face = hangman game loaded

 

 

 

my new one today looks like the brouser symbol but without the arrow around the outside. i did download telmap satnav but ive now deleted it and rebooted but the symbol is still there.

any ideas on this one. thanks

 

Edit: after searching it at first looked like screenshot had an update but after updating the software the symbel is still there.so its not that.

then i noticed the symbol looks like the Gmail symbol but i have no emails in there.tappting the symbol brings up 3 forthcoming callender events but these are weekly events that were set up back in december and the symbol has only appeared today.

 

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Elite II
Posts: 8,978
Registered: ‎01-05-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Z30
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: unknown symbols

It's a browser push icon.  One of your apps or email programs is pushing a message to your phone.  It can be a real bugger sometimes trying to find where the message is but that's what your symbol represents.


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Guru I
Posts: 16,194
Registered: ‎07-23-2008
My Device: Torch 9850/ Playbook
My Carrier: VerizonWireless

Re: unknown symbols

Hi,

BillJ is dead on!

I like to use the search function from the message queue, try it:

From the main message queue do a search:
service=ALL SERVICES
folder: ALL FOLDERS
show: ONLY UNREAD
type=ALL

Thanks,

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Forums Advisor I
Posts: 672
Registered: ‎01-01-2011
My Device: Torch-Q10-Passport
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Re: unknown symbols

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thanks for that info guys. now to find out where its coming from.

 

yay,all sorted.

it was a push from the telmap but it only took me to the download page which i had already received by email.

ive deleted all the messages now and the icon has gone.

 

thanks once again.