1. p1800nut's Avatar
    I've been using native email happily on my Playbook to access both my work (Exchange) and personal (Century LInk/Q.com) email. But when I bridge, only the work account works (most of the time). I put up with this waiting for the bridge and OS upgrades, but the problem persists. Any idea why a configuration that works for wi-fi access no longer works when using Bridge?
    10-20-12 06:50 PM
  2. southlander's Avatar
    Bridge is accessing your email through your phone. Wifi is not. So your config on your phone is the issue, not the playbook config.

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    10-20-12 07:21 PM
  3. p1800nut's Avatar
    I'm using the Playbook native email not the bridged email on my 9650. (For that matter the personal email account works on my 9650)
    10-21-12 12:54 AM
  4. BB_Bmore's Avatar
    I get Native PlayBook Gmail while bridged but not yahoo. I have no clue why it is this way but it's a good question and I'd like to know as well. I remember when Native email only worked with wifi so while bridge doesn't work with all my accounts, I'm glad it now works with some.
    10-21-12 01:19 AM
  5. wiredr's Avatar
    I get same problem. I have 3 email a/c's yahoo and two gmail a/c's . When. I am not connected to a wifi the yahoo a/c on the playbook comes up with a connection error but not the gmail ones. What i think is happening is that the yahoo a/c is a pop3 and the gmail is imap. For some silly reason blackberry have made it so that the playbook cant pop3 even though i have set up the email client on the playbook as imap the email client for yahoo on the phone is pop3 . Hopefully bb10 phones will not need to pop3 .
    10-21-12 01:52 AM
  6. Marsrover's Avatar
    I have same issue with pop3 account. Step by step instructions on the fix please...and thank you.
    10-21-12 06:16 AM
  7. m_hiphop's Avatar
    After upgrading to OS 2.1.1032, only message headers are shown in POP3 e-mail account om my playbook, not body of messages.
    I have no BB phone and don't use BB bridge.
    10-21-12 07:59 AM
  8. kbz1960's Avatar
    I thought unless it was an activesync account, like Gmail, hotmail its always been said it will only work over wifi? At least I remember reading that.

    Edit: found it

    RIM Details What PlayBook Features Work Over Bridge & Wi-Fi - BerryReview

    Not sure if anything has changed since.
    Last edited by kbz1960; 10-21-12 at 08:23 AM.
    p1800nut likes this.
    10-21-12 08:03 AM
  9. p1800nut's Avatar
    Thanks, kbz1960, for your very helpful (though depressing) answer
    10-21-12 03:39 PM

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