BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove All Of Previous Owners Things?
I just purchased a storm for my girlfriend. She won't be using the internet with it, or anything else. Just to play games on, text, and call. As of now anyway.My problem, is the phone used to be a Verizon phone. I've already unlocked it, so that's not a problem. However, I need to remove all of the previous owners records. Like at the top, it says "My number is xxx-xxx-xxxx". Also, the email still says the PO's email. I tried to get rid of that, but it will not allow me to get rid of that either.
Aren't there some buttons I can push, to get into a menu to change the number?Can I completely erase all of the Verizon jazz? The verizon startup screen, verizon icons, ect. So it's not a verizon storm, but just a blackberry storm.I did all of this on both mine, and her pearls last year or so, but since then I've moved onto an iPhone, and lost all of my BB knowledge!I've searched, but can't really find what I'm looking for. I did find a sweet click fix though!
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove Previous Email?
Been given a Storm and slowly getting used to it, but for the life of me I can seem to get rid of the previous users email.I have searched and read & read.Finally I have used the JL_Cmder to wipe the thing.... but after 10mins or so I get a msg from the Activation server then the gmail pops back up and d/l emails
BB 8830 WE :: Remove Previous Owners Email Info?
I bought an 8830 on eBay that was only used for 2 months before the owner decided it was more phone than she needed. I had it unlocked and switched to work on an Italian carrier. But the phone still has her gmail icon on the desktop and the first email I tried to send was not sent out because it was trying to send it thru the former owner's email address. How do I removed her email icon and info from the BB?
Also, in the call log, it still shows the phone's original number. How do I change that to my new Italian number?
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Bought Used Unlocked - Still Receiving Old Owners Email
I bought an unlocked used 9530 earlier today - waiting on TMO service books but all other features working (bbm, internet, sms etc) my email hasnt starting working due to TMO network issue but i am still recieving the previous owners yahoo emails - i already deleted the old owners service books and did a wipe before restoring my contacts ... any ideas?
Also , i am still seeing the circled plus sign icon with the signal ))) next to it underneath my EDGE network display .. is this normal?
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Verizon Helping Original Handset Owners
I was at the verizon store today trying to find out when I was eligible for an upgrade when the rep started asking how I liked the Storm, and of course I told him I wasn't too happy with it. He told me that they have heard that a lot and that they are going to be doing some kind of promotion for original storm owners so they can upgrade for free possibly. He said that they will be mailing out the information to storm owners about this. I know that everyone says never trust the reps but I thought that I would let you all know, so keep your hopes up everyone and keep an eye on your mailbox.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Too Many Things To Do / When Have Missed Call / New Voicemail
A complaint I have about the Storm is that there are way too many things I have to do to "reset" my notifications, when I have a missed call and a new voice mail. Here's my itinerary for one such occasion: Presented with dialog saying I missed a call. Click button to go to Message list, see "Missed Call" entry. Phone number and time visible right there. In order to make the missed call notification icon disappear, though, I have to actually click the Missed Call entry, which is pointless to me, as it doesn't give me any more information than I had on the message list. Go to my text message list, and see the SMS text message I get (from Verizon?) that tells me I have a new voicemail. It has some poorly formatted information regarding the voice mail that I don't care about. Deja vu here: In order to make the new text message notification icon disappear, though, I have to actually click the text message and view it, which is pointless to me, as it doesn't give me any more information than I had on the message list. Call my voicemail and actually listen to it.
This seems like a lot of unnecessary steps to me. Here's what I think the process should be: Presented with dialog saying I missed a call (or calls). Click button to see information regarding it (or them). This clears the Missed Call Notification icon. Call voicemail. Done. Can anyone give some suggestions on how to get rid of some of these steps?
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Encourage All Original Handset Owners Get Replacement Device
I called into customer service and had them transfer me to Verizon's technical support department and of course being in a phone sales job myself I easily talked them into sending me a replacement phone and I will say WOW, this device feels a LOT more solid all around than my old one. My old one was about a week after the Storm came out, I already used the Torx T3 or whatever the tool is to loosen the screws on the backside of the phone which tremendously helped my typing on the phone.But overall the newer Storms I'm extremely impressed! And of course I started right off with .114 OS with the .109 keyboard file, lol.
Now out of the blue, the "click" portion of the touch interface does not work, I can select things, but it will not recognize ANY clicks, it wont recognize the send/end/berries/camera or anything, basically no buttons work, yet the soft touch to highlight things works fine.
I have tried the cardboard thing, did not work, I tried playing with the screws, nothing..Okay so As I am actually playing with it as I type this, there have been some ..developments.
The click screen seems to be working now, however the only physical button that seems to be functioning is the return key, the send key brings up the camera now and the end key does random stuff, the berries still has no response, neither does the camera button or the buttons on the other side.I am really trying to give this phone a shot, but since I bought it from a 3rd party, I cannot return it, I don't think.
2. I will receive a message every time when there's missed call. Is there a way to get rid of that? No need to get an additional message when phone already show an icon telling you there's a missed call.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove BES Email
My last company had a BES service for my corporate email. My new company does not have BES so I must get my corporate email through our external web server as BIS email. Since I have no need for the BES and no longer have access to my last company's email, how do I remove the BES email from the Storm? The old email is simply listed as "Desktop" in the email options and I don't see an easy way to get rid of it. I am running the .148 OS.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove Sim Card?
Ok, so i unlocked my storm and now i am worried about taking out the actual sim car. There are those little black things holding it in. What do i do? I searched threads for the last hour trying to find one but couldnt.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Keep On Getting Previous Owner Emails Along With New Emails
So here's my situation.I bought a storm off of a guy (verizon network) and I unlocked it to use with T-mobile. I registered with t-mobile and the BIS website. All my e-mails are coming through fine.But here's where a problem comes in. My storm is getting the previous owner's e-mail as well as mine. Is there any way to stop his e-mail from coming to my phone
BB Bold 9000 :: Getting Previous Owners Emails
Finally made the switch from the iphone to the bold. Loving it.But I am still getting the previous owners emails on my bold. I did a master reset and everything. Called AT&T and the hold time was crazy. I tried to set up my email and it says there is already an email account associated with the phone.. How did i get rid of this guys email account and get mine on here..
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Cannot Remove Phone SIM Card?
I am going to be traveling in about 3 weeks and reviewing my international calling options including buying a prepaid SIM and dropping it into the Storm. The problem is, I cannot get out the VZW SIM. I'ved looked in the manual, here on Crackberry, on the BB website and cannot find instructions on how to get the thing out. Can someone please tell me what the trick is since I am sure I am missing something? EDIT: Used Google and saw a thread where someone said they used a pencil eraser (for a different device). It worked like a charm. The problem is how often do you come across a pencil with an eraser?
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove EN Language From Top Corner?
I type sometimes in french so I click the globe and change input language to French.The default though is English but the thing is every time the keyboard comes up, the upper right corner says EN in a big box, ever since I started changing languages.It's annoying because on MSN it covers the persons display picture, or other screens it covers the wireless coverage. Is there any way to turn this off, it never did it until I changed to french then back to english.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove EN Icon From Top Right Of Screen
I finally figured out how to remove the annoying 'EN' icon from the top right of the screen when you have the virtual keyboard open.At the bottom, change the option "Language ID" from 'Automatic' to 'HIDE'.You will NEVER see the annoying EN icon ever again.I had even tried wiping and upgrading my OS, and it still showed up, but I found this option to get rid of it.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove Home Screen?
I just upgraded from .75 to .113. Is there a way to remove the HOME screen? I don't like the 2-tiered ways in which the icons are shown. I'd prefer if all the icons are shown at once, like how it is after the BB button is pressed.Will a theme make it go away?
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: How To Remove Outlook Profile In DM
I have tried searching, but cannot find the exact steps for removing Outlook "sync" from my BB. I intially thought my company supported BES, but they do not. I tried setting up OWA but my company does not support this either. I have my BB set up to manually sync in the email settings, but I would like to remove any and all outlook profiles and cannot figure out how to do it.I tried going to the BIS site for vzw and do not see any of the outlook profile information there.
BB Storm 9530/9500 :: Remove Shortcut Bar On Browser?
Whenever I use the browser on my Storm and I tap the screen once, a shortcut bar appears at the bottom of the screen. I happen to find this very annoying because I do not use it ever. Is there any way to remove this shortcut bar from popping up?
Cseries :: Deleting Previous Owners Email Account?
I bought my friends CS from her and we are not able to delete her email account. We have tried selecting delete, it responds but doesn't finish, it keeps saying 'Deleting account' how to delete her account?