1. Macandme's Avatar
    Hi Everyone, I have been having this problem with my blackberry and my mac. I'm not that tech savy I don't understand what's happening.

    I installed the blackberry mac software a long time ago, I was able to sync my phone with mac no problem, specificly with ICAL... now It won't do anything except to tell me the Charging Current is not sufficient...

    Please help. Thank you.
    12-20-09 05:09 PM
  2. mostlydo's Avatar
    Your phone states that or the computer states that? is sound like if computer states that, that theres an issues with the usb slot your using, have you attempted to use a different usb port??
    12-20-09 05:17 PM
  3. Macandme's Avatar
    Hi, thanks for responding.. The phone states that... the computer gives not message... I can see the phone get plugged in as an external drive but it won't alow me to sync it.... ?
    12-23-09 03:08 PM
  4. thetechguyblog's Avatar
    what model is your computer?
    12-29-09 05:31 PM
  5. Macandme's Avatar
    hi, it's a Mac 0s X version 10.4.11
    12-29-09 05:49 PM
  6. thetechguyblog's Avatar
    Sorry I should have clarified, what kind of Mac do you have? A Macbook? Macbook pro? Imac? Mac Pro? Etc...
    12-29-09 05:51 PM
  7. Macandme's Avatar
    oh sorry... haha... a macbook
    12-29-09 06:25 PM
  8. thetechguyblog's Avatar
    Have you tried using a different USB port? Also try to do a PRAM and SMC reset on your laptop. This could very simply be a power management issue.

    See this page for instructions:
    Intel-based Macs: Resetting the System Management Controller (SMC)
    Troubleshooting a MacBook, MacBook Air or MacBook Pro that won't turn on
    12-29-09 06:29 PM
  9. Macandme's Avatar
    i have tried a different usb port, it didn't make a difference...

    What is a PRAM and SMC reset, how would I do that?
    12-29-09 06:34 PM
  10. Statman's Avatar
    hi, it's a Mac 0s X version 10.4.11
    Mac DM is not compatible with Tiger (10.4)...you need at least 10.5.5....
    12-29-09 06:42 PM
  11. thetechguyblog's Avatar
    Ooops cant believe I didn't catch that! But it depends, are you using the new Desktop Manager release recently or are you using another software to sync your BB to your mac?
    12-29-09 09:25 PM
  12. john dagis's Avatar
    The new DM only works with 10.5 or above. It doesn't work with 10.4.11 or earlier.
    12-31-09 12:49 AM