1. luvitlo's Avatar
    I just won an eBay auction. I got a stowaway Bluetooth keyboard for blackberry. Has anyone used one on the pearl. Just want some insite to what new toy I got for my BB

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    12-04-08 11:33 PM
  2. amazinglygraceless's Avatar
    I have been using that keyboard for over a year. What particular
    insight (note correct spelling) are you looking for.

    By the way it is d i g i t s not d i d g i t s
    But it's nice to see you got that punctuation thing down
    Last edited by amazinglygraceless; 12-05-08 at 12:32 PM.
    12-05-08 12:29 PM
  3. luvitlo's Avatar
    How hard is it to sync with the pearl? Some of my Bluetooth stuff syncs right up but other BT items take forever to sync. And will I have to intall amything into my BB to make the keyboard work.

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    12-05-08 10:35 PM
  4. amazinglygraceless's Avatar
    It does not sync with the Pearl. It does not take very long to get
    it paired. The one thing I can tell you is whatever drivers come
    with it, ditch it and download the most current drivers from
    the website.

    Also, the instructions that came printed were a bit "sketchy" but
    if you follow along carefully, you should not have an issue.

    If you do PM me and I can walk you through it.

    It really is an awesome k/board. I type out some very
    long emails and it is a godsend for that. Also for those
    long BBM conversations it is an absolute must for me.
    Don't get me wrong, I appreciate both my Pearl and
    Curve, but there are time when I just don't want to
    type with my thumbs.
    Last edited by amazinglygraceless; 12-05-08 at 11:43 PM.
    12-05-08 11:38 PM
  5. luvitlo's Avatar
    That is my reason for getting one. Since I got my pearl I hardly get on my pc. All my email and im are done on my pearl and a portable keyboard would be nice for long messages. Plus I won it for 30 bucks and shipping so I got a deal on it.

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    12-06-08 09:42 AM
  6. amazinglygraceless's Avatar
    $30 was an excellent deal. You'll be happy with it I'm sure. I use
    mine quite often. But make no mistake, even with an external
    k/board your BB will never really be an adequate substitute for
    a proper computer. Not Ever.
    12-06-08 10:14 AM
  7. luvitlo's Avatar
    My mother checked my mail today my keyboard is in. I can't wait to get out of this hospital to use it.

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    12-08-08 04:04 PM
  8. amazinglygraceless's Avatar
    Excellent. I'm happy for you. Can't wait to see what you think of it.
    12-08-08 05:57 PM
  9. mike_coreit's Avatar
    Hi I am trying to use an Irxon KB850 with my Pearl 8120. It seems to pair ok but there is no functionality. If I press keys it does not seem to do anything on the phone (it works fine with my PC).
    Is there any software which I need to load on the phone for this to work? Thanks
    11-04-17 12:27 PM