Blackberry Playbook + Torch 9800 + Bridge Instability...
So obviously I have the playbook.... I have the 9800 torch.... and the Torch is on a BES.
I use Microsoft Notes (Via Outlook) all the time - the great thing about it is, is that once I create a note via my Laptop it is accesible on my phone and playbook...and vice versa...if I create a note on my phone or playbook via the bridge, the note is on my laptop - basically it's on our mailsever backed up everynight.
However - since the beginning my bluetooth bridge connection is not stable. I'll drop the connection a lot actually. The phone will be on the desk in front of me and I'll drop the bridge connection.
One time I was taking meeting notes using Notes and the bridge dropped and I lost everything.
Anyone else have this instability?
Particularly people with the Z10??
- CrackBerry Genius
03-21-2013, 04:05 PM #4
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After the connection drops how to you get it connected again? Do you notice the bluetooth connection turning off on the phone/Playbook display? Do you have any other bluetooth accessories connected to those devices and do they drop the connection?
When it drops sometimes all I have to do is tap on the bridge, then the icon I want and restored-enter my password.
Other times I've had to do a battery pull on the phone - which is always a pleasure.
A restart of the PB will do it sometimes, but a phone reboot will always do it.
- CrackBerry Addict
03-22-2013, 02:17 AM #7
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My 9930 is on my BES and I use Bridge all the time. I have seen stability issues like you mention. I think it's a flaky phone or bad OS, might be fixed by reloading it. I don't blame the PlayBook.-------------------------------------------------------------
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- 03-22-2013, 06:36 AM #8
Do you have the latest bridge software from http://rroyy.com? I downloaded the version compatible with my version installed on my phone and have had no issues. Good luck.Ainol Novo Elf, BlackBerry Playbook 64G (loving my PB)
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