01-23-10 03:30 PM
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  1. irishqt's Avatar
    Ok I am back and so are my contacts.. My conversations were deleted but I am back.

    PS>>>>>>>>>> What is this location thing and does it work?
    01-23-10 02:10 PM
  2. Reed McLay's Avatar
    Ok I am back and so are my contacts.. My conversations were deleted but I am back.

    PS>>>>>>>>>> What is this location thing and does it work?
    Excellent. Thank you for your patience during the the install.

    Location? If that is GPS question, I have some bad news to share.

    Your carrier has disabled it unless you subscribe to their premium service.
    01-23-10 02:43 PM
  3. irishqt's Avatar
    What do you mean?

    I have VZ navagator... I was talking about on BBM it says send location.

    How does that work? Does it work?

    Glad I am up and running again
    01-23-10 02:51 PM
  4. Username5300's Avatar
    It will send your current location to the contact that you are chatting with.
    01-23-10 02:52 PM
  5. irishqt's Avatar
    Like that the address? or just the state?

    Do all carriess have this?
    01-23-10 02:53 PM
  6. Username5300's Avatar
    it sends a gps location on blackberry maps, like a pin point not the actual address. You have to be able to use the gps feature for this. So if you can't use gps then it wont work. All bb have this option in bbm
    01-23-10 02:55 PM
  7. irishqt's Avatar
    Ok so each time you message a contact and you want to send them your location do you have to do it each time?

    How does mapes work if you dont mind me asking.. I have never used that.
    01-23-10 02:58 PM
  8. Username5300's Avatar
    Yes it will not send it to everyone on bbm just the person your chatting with. blackberry maps is just what it sounds like you can open it up and it will show you your location and follow you where every you go on you device.
    01-23-10 03:01 PM
  9. irishqt's Avatar
    That is pretty cool. If I give that to a contact in BBM when we are talking can they see it in the chat or do they need to open something to see it.
    01-23-10 03:09 PM
  10. Username5300's Avatar
    Pops right up in the chat then if they click on it, it will take them to blackberry maps. If you dont mind advice you should add yourself to bbm and you can check these things out on yourself before exposing it to someone.
    01-23-10 03:11 PM
  11. irishqt's Avatar
    I like your advice very much . how do I do that ? I tried before but it didnt work..

    I would like to know how to do that.
    01-23-10 03:13 PM
  12. Username5300's Avatar
    In bbm goto invite a contact and type in your pin and then accept it when it pops up simple as that
    01-23-10 03:15 PM
  13. irishqt's Avatar
    is there any other reason to have your self as a contact?
    01-23-10 03:16 PM
  14. Username5300's Avatar
    no not really, unless you send broadcast message and add youself
    01-23-10 03:18 PM
  15. irishqt's Avatar
    Well I did it but it says pending I dont see where except is
    01-23-10 03:21 PM
  16. Username5300's Avatar
    It should pop up like someone is requesting you to bbm
    01-23-10 03:22 PM
  17. irishqt's Avatar
    i see it in my BBM but it is under contacts .. and then says pending
    01-23-10 03:23 PM
  18. Username5300's Avatar
    Does it show you under contacts? Or just pending?
    01-23-10 03:24 PM
  19. irishqt's Avatar
    I got it.. Thank you very much..
    01-23-10 03:29 PM
  20. Username5300's Avatar
    thats what I am here for.
    01-23-10 03:30 PM
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