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  1. #17
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    Quote Originally Posted by wallcrawler View Post
    That's not an option that you can assign to a convenience key ... probably because it's already hard-assigned to the mute button on top.

    Why is having it assigned to a side key so important, if you don't mind my curiosity?
    this was possible on the .411 official from bell. the lock button on top doesn't work anymore so i assigned it to the left convenience key. i need it for obvious reasons since my bb stays in my pocket.

    any advice on an OS that has this option still available? the only reason i had to upgrade from .411 is cuz it would ask me to clear cache memory every three or four pages when browsing on the bb browser. this can get very annoying especially when trying to put a bid on ebay at the very last moment....

    any help is appreciated!



  2. #18
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    My top mute button crapped out on me as well ... ended up getting a new midplane and bezel kit from truesupplier.com to fix it. All black looks better than the scratched up chrome anyway.

  3. #19
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    Quote Originally Posted by wallcrawler View Post
    My top mute button crapped out on me as well ... ended up getting a new midplane and bezel kit from truesupplier.com to fix it. All black looks better than the scratched up chrome anyway.
    oh...i have a phantomskin on mine. no scratches on the chrome at all. the button just stopped working one day.

    anyway, have any insight on which OS will give me the lock option and not ask me to clear my cache memory every couple of pages when using the bb browser?



  4. #20
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    Quote Originally Posted by fastcivic416 View Post
    anyway, have any insight on which OS will give me the lock option and not ask me to clear my cache memory every couple of pages when using the bb browser?
    The new mute button lock functionality was introduced in one of the last few builds, I honestly don't remember which one. I'd suggest doing a quick dumpster-dive through the related threads on here for each of the last several builds to see when it popped up, and use the latest stable build before that.

    Frankly though, I'd recommend instead focusing your efforts on fixing the mute button on your phone, because these latest builds are awfully damned slick. Snag a cheap T5 screwdriver and bust that puppy apart; I was able to originally fix mine by just taking it apart, cleaning out some dust, and putting it back together. There is a disassembly video on cnn.cn if you're worried about how complex the procedure might be.

  5. #21
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    Cool

    :bigeyes: This OS for me, and all please keep in mind no blackberry is the same, no install is the same and every Blackberry has a mind of it's own. This is a review of my experience with this OS. First off i did do a back up of certain data using the Advances option under Back & Restore. Then i wiped my BB using BBSAK since i was using Windows 7 64-bit. Next i installed .610 on my machine, then ran in order Shrink An OS but did not shrink anything yet, just used it to get the initial size of the OS. Next started shrinking the OS using first CrackMem, then re-ran shrink an OS with no options chosen to get the OS size after using CrackMem, then choose options in Shrink An OS and shrunk it down again. Lastly ran BB MCP to see if anything i removed is still around, removed all themes except for Zen, gotta have Zen or you will just have what looks like Windows 95 Windows Manager which is just generic black and white icons in rows, nothing and i mean nothing else. Learned that the hard way :Eyecrazy: . Back on track, after shrinking, wiping my BB, i then lauched AppLoader, connected my BB via USB and started the install. The first round i installed just the system apps etc... no 3rd party apps. With core apps, BBM, Memopad i had 56MB free per the DM. I then on round 2 installed my 3rd party apps bringing the space from 56MB down to 53MB. Of course i did some batb pulls after the install. On first use i notices the OS is very quick and snappy for me, locking or putting the BB on standby take literally 1-2sec before the screen goes blank. No problems, knock on wood, i really really like this OS and are very happy with the space, speed, call quality, SMS, BBM, MMS, EMAIL, 3rd party apps. I will be on this OS for a while.
    Last edited by ghostshell; 05-13-2010 at 03:20 PM.



  6. #22
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    data connection is a bit inconsistent but thats always been the case for me with the 9000. my 9550 data connection is usually fine.

  7. #23
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    Quote Originally Posted by Derek Zielinski View Post
    Shazam does not work with this release, just like it didn't on .592. Anyone know a fix?
    Just install Shazam again. Install the newest version from shazam.com.
    you don't have to pay again, check pay status and everything will be fine. Only thing that is missing.. your old tags are gone.

  8. #24
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    Quote Originally Posted by olafvw View Post
    Just install Shazam again. Install the newest version from shazam.com.
    you don't have to pay again, check pay status and everything will be fine. Only thing that is missing.. your old tags are gone.

    I wish your Shazam tags were saved to your Memory Card. I always forget to write down my tags before upgrading the OS. You'd think after the 5th or 6th time I would've learned.


    Installing .610 later tonight. Will post my feedback positive and negative tomorrow and the days following.

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