04-18-12 09:41 AM
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  1. Paramvir's Avatar
    how often does everyone restart there blackberrys? do you believe that restarting several times in the day can cause stress on the phone and decrease phones life expectancy?
    04-17-12 07:49 AM
  2. byul's Avatar
    I restart it when it's needed. Depends sometimes avg 2 days one reboot.
    04-17-12 07:55 AM
  3. chuckkdaduck's Avatar
    At least once a day. I'd be surprised if I didn't
    04-17-12 07:57 AM
  4. matttehman's Avatar
    Quickpull restarts my phone for me each day at 3am. My 'berry is always fast and responsive.
    04-17-12 08:01 AM
  5. kbz1960's Avatar
    Once a week for good measure.
    04-17-12 08:04 AM
  6. nomloj's Avatar
    I restart my 9860 maybe once every two weeks or so. However, sometimes when I pull it out of my back pocket it's either gone to sleep or something 'cause it has to start up (via power button) even when I've pressed the lock button, but it doesn't take as long to boot then... mere seconds compared to minutes. No idea what that feature is... must be pushing a button or something when inserting into back pocket.
    04-17-12 08:06 AM
  7. takuma089's Avatar
    I restart mine every 3-4 days

    Sent from my BlackBerry Torch 9860 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 08:06 AM
  8. undone's Avatar
    Only when an app install/deinstall needs it. Otherwise, never.
    04-17-12 08:06 AM
  9. tagumcity's Avatar
    Only when an app requests that I restart.

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9930 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 08:14 AM
  10. Mystic205's Avatar

    and reduce life of phone?? bogus voodoo talk

    Only when an app requests that I restart.

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9930 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 08:51 AM
  11. Paramvir's Avatar
    i have had a bold 9000 back 2 years ago and a curve 8900, i used to restart them both about 3 times a day, whenever i used to charge them and whenever i used to wake up and go sleep. they both lasted me a short time over a year. both causes of death was white screen.
    04-17-12 08:55 AM
  12. IntrnetWonderer's Avatar
    I restart mine when its required due to installing/uninstalling apps. Otherwise, only when I notice its not preforming as quickly as it should. So every 3-4 days I'd guess, and when I do that I also clear the event log.
    04-17-12 09:12 AM
  13. llllBULLSEYE's Avatar
    Restart would only help the phone in no way would it hurt the phone. I only restart when an app requires me too otherwise no need for it.
    For reference on my old 9800 i had to restart once a day until i download an app called Memory Booster.

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9810 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 09:48 AM
  14. dfb8085's Avatar
    just when an app ask to
    04-17-12 09:56 AM
  15. gymwarner's Avatar
    9780 os .622

    maybe once per week, when i give it a good clean.

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9780 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 09:58 AM
  16. byul's Avatar
    If you have more apps that does need a reboot you can clutter them up and reboot just once.
    04-17-12 09:59 AM
  17. _MissV_'s Avatar
    I only restart my BB when needed.
    04-17-12 10:10 AM
  18. shemaree09's Avatar
    It has become daily for me. The memory gets so low to the point my phone cant function 10 seconds without that annoying spinning clock.

    But this has recently happened since OS 7.1 and installing BeWeather. Im leaning toward BeWeather for the memory leak, althoug it may be some other app.

    I've had my phone since Oct 2011 and this started about 1 or 2 months ago.
    04-17-12 10:24 AM
  19. dangerousfen's Avatar
    OS6 on my 9700.

    Restart twice in a month unless an app upgrade requires it.

    Sent from my old faithful BlackBerry 9700 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 11:09 AM
  20. SRR500's Avatar
    At least once a day. Not because I have to for phone performance, but because I need to swap in a charged battery.

    Sent from my BlackBerry 9350 using Tapatalk
    04-17-12 11:22 AM
  21. Osh's Avatar
    Got a 9900 - cant remember the last time I had topull the battery. Does what it says on the tin...

    04-17-12 11:43 AM
  22. ryzack's Avatar
    I battery pull my bold 9000 twice a day. One during the afternoon, around 4pm and one before I go to bed around 11pm
    04-17-12 11:56 AM
  23. FernleyE's Avatar
    Quickpull restarts my phone for me each day at 3am. My 'berry is always fast and responsive.
    Quickull auto set for Monday and Friday at 3am.
    Other than that only if I update or download an APP which isn't all that often.

    I also once a week I use "Memory Booster" and do a cleaning. t recovers some memory and takes all of about 30seconds or less..
    04-17-12 11:57 AM
  24. Paramvir's Avatar
    Im going to start leaving it a while before restarting/battery pulling my device, i actually think i did kill my devices. I dont even know why i do a battery pull for no reason. I hope i haven't decreased my bold 9900's life span.
    Everyone seems to be telling me there side of how often they do battery pulls, but not if you do so many in a row if it will actually cause bad to your device. Opinions on that?
    04-17-12 12:03 PM
  25. BoldPreza's Avatar
    When app asks too. Otherwise I have had this phone 2.5 months and restarted it four times.
    04-17-12 12:40 PM
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