1. Starchest's Avatar
    I have a problem lol, my mom has a bb 8310 (no wifi) and an IM and email only plan. So no real data. How can she downloas the new bbm?

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    10-18-09 06:45 PM
  2. Jared DiPane's Avatar
    If she does not have a BlackBerry Data Plan she will not be able to use BlackBerry Messenger unfortunately.
    10-18-09 06:50 PM
  3. jabohn's Avatar
    Not necessarily true. There are blackberry plans that offer unlimited messaging of all kinds including email and BBM, but no data. I have one such plan and use BBM all the time.

    To get the new BBM on your phone you would need to install it via the Desktop Manager but I don't think RIM offers a way to download it to your computer.
    10-18-09 07:17 PM
  4. Starchest's Avatar
    The IM & email plan does include BBM, as jobohn said.
    10-18-09 07:37 PM
  5. Jared DiPane's Avatar
    I meant to say the new BBM. Without a data connection, you can not download the OTA files. As far as I know there are only OTA installs for this at this time.
    10-18-09 07:39 PM
  6. Starchest's Avatar
    Oh! I see! That sucks, but well thanks anyways!
    10-18-09 07:53 PM