1. andresariza27's Avatar
    Hey guys i have been through 4 Blackberry's curves and they all have the same issue, when i press the voice dialing button it freezes i have to take the battery out and when i turn it back on and try to use the camera it tells me to close an application to open the camera not to mention that the whole phone runs slow after this happens and the hour glass pops up ever few mins help!!
    Last edited by andresariza27; 09-23-08 at 09:56 PM.
    09-23-08 06:02 PM
  2. PS2010's Avatar
    The same thing happens to me and I have no idea what is going on. It doesn't do it every time but it's just really annoying when it does.
    11-01-08 12:09 PM
  3. sunkast's Avatar
    Check your free memory: Options / Status / File Free:

    What you are describing is typical of the problems caused by low available memory. Any time "File Free" drops below 12 000 000 bytes, the phone will start deleting call logs and text messages without warning to free up memory. Text messages may be deleted as soon as they arrive, before you have had time to read them.

    A battery pull recovers memory and will alleviate the problem temporarily. The solution is to remove the stuff you don't need (the sample video, wallpaper, themes, other languages, brickbreaker, etc.) from the device's memory. The following procedure, originally written by Forums Moderator Reed McLay will guide you:

    How to Increase BlackBerry's File free memory

    Also, if you have a Media Card, be sure to put pictures, videos, music, and ringtones on it, not in your device's memory. Keep in mind that Media Card memory is not device memory. You have to keep your device memory above 12 000 000 bytes, regardless of the capacity of your Media Card or how much free space it has. Finally, you can't at this time run programs from a Media Card. Programs have to be installed in and executed in device memory.
    11-01-08 12:12 PM
  4. uncheels23's Avatar
    also if you have the facebook app installed try removing it. it has been causing alot of problems for people
    11-01-08 12:15 PM