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SMS text message corruption occurs when sending an SMS text message

by Retired ‎02-16-2010 12:18 PM - edited ‎02-17-2010 03:49 PM (2,299 Views)

Summary


This article applies to the following:

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.1


Problem


When BlackBerry Device Software 4.1 is used with certain wireless service providers, Short Message Service (SMS) text message corruption occurs when sending an SMS text message using a DatagramConnection. The text that is received by the SMS recipient appears garbled.


Resolution


Complete one of the following:

  1. Use a MessageConnection instead of a DatagramConnection.

  2.         OR

  3. Upgrade the BlackBerry Device Software.

Note: This does not affect SMS text messages that are sent from the Messages application on the BlackBerry smartphone. This issue only applies to third-party applications that use a DatagramConnection to send SMS text messages.


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