10-19-08 02:32 AM
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  1. Berrylicious123's Avatar
    Hi guys, I'm new here and already have a burning question. I've heard that installing facebook onto the blackberry is not recommended, now that the new facebook layout is permanent. I'm scared to try it out myself on my brand new blackberry so I was wondering if anyone can confirm whether it is actually safe or not.
    Thanks and I'm addicted already
    10-09-08 07:54 PM
  2. superaj's Avatar
    Welcome to crackberry. I do not use facebook but I hear it is unstable on the berry right now.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-09-08 07:55 PM
  3. thatirishguy's Avatar
    Welcome to CB!
    10-09-08 07:59 PM
  4. tesa's Avatar
    Welcome! I use the facebook app and I haven't had any problems but I have seen a couple of posts about it. Some are having problems with it draining the battery. Look around and see what you come up with. I'm sure you will find the answers.
    10-09-08 08:04 PM
  5. digital_cataclysm's Avatar
    Welcome to CrackBerry!
    I myself don't use facebook, but I'm sure a quick search of the forums here will turn up some info on the subject - Google is helpful too.

    Speaking of help, don't forget to visit the "newbies tab" up top there. Quite a mass of information for new users - I found it helpful when I picked up my own BlackBerry.

    Have fun, and welcome once again!
    10-09-08 08:19 PM
  6. Duvi's Avatar
    Welcome to Crackberry.com

    I use Facebook for the iPhone and have had no issues. For the BB, haven't heard anything. Google around and see if anything comes up.
    10-09-08 08:25 PM
  7. johnmorganjr1's Avatar
    Welcome to CB.
    10-09-08 08:42 PM
  8. Jedi_Blackberry's Avatar
    Congrats on your 'Berry and good luck with the addiction. I have a 8830 with Facebook and I am no thaving any problems.

    If you do use it make sure you close the app so that it is not running in the background.

    Blackberry youngling you are!!!
    10-09-08 08:51 PM
  9. ScottLong's Avatar
    I haven't noticed any issues with the Facebook app. I don't get a lot of updates/wall posts/messages/etc. these days though so it doesn't really get used that often.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-09-08 08:52 PM
  10. BuddyL's Avatar
    I can't answer your facebook question but welcome aboard.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-09-08 08:54 PM
  11. amo's Avatar
    Welcome! I had the facebook app on my 8130 and have it now on my 8330. I haven't had any problems personally.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-09-08 09:21 PM
  12. greg24's Avatar
    welcome to crackberry
    10-09-08 11:31 PM
  13. teal's Avatar
    Welcome to CB. Also recommend a look at the tutorial 101.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    10-09-08 11:34 PM
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    10-09-08 11:43 PM
  15. Username01939's Avatar
    I've used facebook on all of my blackberries I have had and I've never had a problem with the app. Works perfectly fine. I get my notifications. If your still having doubts just google or search the forums. Welcome to Crackberry!
    10-09-08 11:49 PM
  16. Voltron159's Avatar
    I had a problem the first couple days with the facebook app not working properly. It wasnt receiving messages or notifications. I thought it was strange but after a couple days it just started working. Dont know what changed but I am sure if there is an issue someone has discussed it here.
    10-10-08 07:05 AM
  17. shersherbaby's Avatar
    I use the Facebook app on my Curve and so far haven't had any problems.
    10-10-08 12:19 PM
  18. asylvia's Avatar
    congrats and welcome to CB!
    10-10-08 12:25 PM
  19. NuMom2J's Avatar
    i'm also new to the BB, just got my first one earlier this week (sprint, BB curve 8330). one of the applications already available on it is facebook...and i do use it regularly on my laptop, so i went ahead and installed on my BB as well. i haven't had any problems with it.
    10-10-08 02:14 PM
  20. Berrylicious123's Avatar
    Thanks guys for all the replies
    I think i'll go ahead and take the plunge and install it. If it doesn't work correctly or does something to my battery I'll just uninstall it. No worries.

    Also, this might be a stupid question, but do you think it matters what version Curve I have regarding this app?
    10-10-08 03:20 PM
  21. mding4gold's Avatar
    Hello & welcome to the addiction!!!
    10-12-08 08:59 AM
  22. CipherDias's Avatar
    Welcome. Some people are seeing issues with the FaceBook application but I also know a lot of people who have had no problems with it.
    10-12-08 09:10 AM
  23. kingrx's Avatar
    welcome to cb!
    10-13-08 09:25 AM
  24. JazzeeJEF's Avatar
    Hi & Welcome to Crackberry!!!

    10-13-08 10:24 AM
  25. joe003's Avatar
    Welcome to CB!

    Feed the need.
    10-18-08 05:06 PM
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