1. BigB's Avatar
    It's used, so I'm wondering, when it gets here should I do some kind of reset on it? How do I do that?

    I'd like to get it back to the factory default setup if possible.

    Should I update it's software?

    It's an 8800, and I'm on AT&T.

    11-23-07 12:20 AM
  2. John Clark's Avatar
    You can wipe the device of all the previous user's data by going to Options >Security Options >General Settings >menu key "Wipe Handheld."

    Beyond that, lets wait until you get the device to see if it needs a software update.
    11-23-07 01:14 AM
  3. BigB's Avatar
    ok, thank you.

    I'll post here again once it gets here... I can hardly wait, lol.
    11-23-07 01:49 AM
  4. BigB's Avatar
    It's here!

    I've wiped everything, and made a call to test it. AT&T doesn't want to let me change my account service atm.. but that's another issue.
    11-28-07 01:10 PM
  5. tulidaangel's Avatar
    what do you mean the account service....what are you tying to change
    11-28-07 01:39 PM
  6. BigB's Avatar
    I was trying to add a blackberry data plan to my account, but I'm on a government account and it has a password I have to give the ATT rep before they will help me. I got the password and they let me add the data plan just now.
    11-28-07 02:40 PM
  7. anon(153966)'s Avatar
    Nicely done! Don't let anything stop you from using your BlackBerry...

    Ps: Welcome to CrackBerry.com
    11-28-07 02:42 PM
  8. BigB's Avatar
    well, I think I have my email setup. I logged into BIS and setup an account, added my gmail account and a filter for sent items.

    test message just arrived!

    I also installed Opera Mini and got that working.

    This thing is sweet!

    now for some google maps and BBweather. *rubs hands together gleefully*
    11-28-07 03:28 PM
  9. dlnmorrow's Avatar
    Welcome to the wonderful world of BB!!
    11-28-07 03:30 PM
  10. aprylgem's Avatar
    Welcome to BB! Sure you will enjoy!
    11-28-07 05:23 PM
  11. cant live witout my bb's Avatar
    Welcome Big B, you're one of us now. There's no turning back. Lol

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-28-07 06:04 PM
  12. Baroness110902's Avatar
    Welcome and Enjoy your new BB!
    11-28-07 06:04 PM
  13. dlgus's Avatar
    lol resistance is futile!
    11-29-07 05:07 PM
  14. fyrfyter's Avatar
    Don't know if anyone has tried this but WXSYS (do a google search) has a free app for BB that does weather. They also have a free one for marine weather as well. If anybody tries them out, let me know if they are any good.
    11-29-07 07:49 PM
  15. Trevor's Avatar
    Welcome to CrackBerry.com
    11-29-07 07:58 PM
  16. Christo1888's Avatar
    Welcome BigB

    How are you finding the 8800? I love mine but have been toying with the idea of getting a curve (I've only had a BB for a month & already I'm thinking of getting another one. . .this thing IS addictive!!)
    11-30-07 02:23 AM
  17. bbsadaj's Avatar
    welcome BigB. the berry is certainly addicting!
    11-30-07 08:10 AM
  18. Sirmajestic's Avatar
    Welcome to CB! Sure you will enjoy your bb
    11-30-07 05:31 PM
  19. Blacklatino's Avatar
    Very addictive
    12-07-07 09:30 PM
  20. blkbutterfly's Avatar
    I'm sure by now you are fully entrenched in BB land! Welcome!!!
    12-07-07 11:38 PM
  21. omg_its_kerri's Avatar
    Yay! Welcome to the world of Crackberry!
    12-16-07 05:13 PM
  22. dacur's Avatar
    Nice work! Enjoy your new cb.
    12-18-07 06:25 PM