1. LiL JrZ GrL's Avatar
    I downloaded the 4.5 os on my 8310 and since then my phone has been running like crap...i can only have 10 pictures and the hour glass is always running...i didn't have this problem until i changed to 4.5...where can i find the 4.2 os...i tried the one on the at&t website but it won't load...
    03-04-09 09:17 PM
  2. amazinglygraceless's Avatar

    4.2 is the last one listed

    BlackBerry Handheld Software v4.2.2.338 (EastAsia)

    Package Version:
    Consisting of:

    * Applications:
    * Software Platform:
    * File name: 8310CJK_PBr4.2.2_rel338_PL2.5.0.40_A4.2.2.184_Indo sat.exe
    * File size: 93.77MB
    03-04-09 09:23 PM
  3. xliderider's Avatar
    Sounds like you have low memory/resources.

    What's your file free? Options > Status

    Try memory optimization first before downgrading your OS.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    03-04-09 09:25 PM
  4. Tremortality's Avatar
    When I first went to 4.5 it ran pretty rough, I just optimized a little more and it was much better... Link is in my sig if you want to try it before downgrade.......
    03-04-09 09:27 PM
  5. LiL JrZ GrL's Avatar
    my File Free is 3665292 Bytes.
    How do i do a memory optimization?
    03-04-09 09:29 PM
  6. xliderider's Avatar
    Yeah, when I upgraded a friend's 8310 the first thing that happened was a lot of hourglassing. I checked the File Free and deleted some apps that never get used. Ran a lot better after memory was available.

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    03-04-09 09:31 PM
  7. xliderider's Avatar
    my File Free is 3665292 Bytes.
    How do i do a memory optimization?
    That is really low!

    Anything under 12 XXX XXX is low, and your BB will start deleting things.

    You must have a lot of messages, pics, apps, etc in devive memory.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    Last edited by xliderider; 03-04-09 at 09:35 PM.
    03-04-09 09:32 PM
  8. LiL JrZ GrL's Avatar
    i already went through and deleted the apps i don't use.
    With the 4.2 os i could have like 60 pictures and with the 4.5 i can only store like 10...
    i would rather just go back to 4.2...anything i try on this isn't working
    03-04-09 09:32 PM
  9. Tremortality's Avatar
    You can get it from my sig. Link 2

    Pictures need to be on your memory card. If you dont have one and had better luck with 4.2 then head on back but eventually you will again have memory issues with no card.
    03-04-09 09:33 PM
  10. LiL JrZ GrL's Avatar
    thanks, i'll give it a shot!
    03-04-09 09:36 PM
  11. xliderider's Avatar
    The BB browser is so much nicer in 4.5, you get a video camera, etc.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    03-04-09 09:37 PM
  12. LiL JrZ GrL's Avatar
    the video camera didn't do me any good...i don't have a media card
    and the browser took alot of getting used to
    03-04-09 09:38 PM
  13. Tremortality's Avatar
    Well good luck with the downgrade, should be quite easy. If you ever get a media card you will be off to the races, more so after completing all the optimizing you want/need..
    03-04-09 09:40 PM
  14. xliderider's Avatar
    If you're going to put 60ish pics on your BB, then you should def get a media card. They are so cheap now. You can get a 4GB card for around $10, compare that to your BB memory measured in megabytes, it's a no brainer IMO.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    03-04-09 09:41 PM
  15. LiL JrZ GrL's Avatar
    ok, i got it..
    thanks a bunch!
    03-04-09 09:42 PM