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    Windows 7 and Desktop Manager

    I remember back when the Windows 7 beta came out there was issues with the way it handled USB devices. Thus installing an OS onto a device using Windows 7 was disastrous.

    Now that the RC of Windows 7 is out, does anyone know if it is possible to install an OS?



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    Quote Originally Posted by sunkast View Post
    I remember back when the Windows 7 beta came out there was issues with the way it handled USB devices. Thus installing an OS onto a device using Windows 7 was disastrous.

    Now that the RC of Windows 7 is out, does anyone know if it is possible to install an OS?

    I’m pretty sure this was fixed with RC let me look it up

    from what I read every else seems like its working fine sense RC came maybe even before that. I know this was an issue a while back but I’m pretty sure it's fixed.

    Here is some information from the BlackBerry Forums:

    http://supportforums.blackberry.com/...d=308445#M7302


    It still might be a little buggy though being's Windows 7 isn't live yet and RIM hasn't added to the Requirment part just yet

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    • Intel® compatible 486 or higher computer that is compliant with USB 1.1 or higher and has an available USB port
    • Microsoft® Windows® 2000, Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Vista™
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    im running the rc but still did the fix just to be safe... i have never had a bricked phone using the rc



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    Thanks guys. Think I'll give it a try later tonight.

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    I run RC on my desktop and have not had the issue. I did not have to do the fix for this one. I did have to do it on the beta version though



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    Quote Originally Posted by bbcrackman View Post
    I run RC on my desktop and have not had the issue. I did not have to do the fix for this one. I did have to do it on the beta version though
    BBC, which version of the DM are you running on Win7?

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    Quote Originally Posted by apuntsel View Post
    BBC, which version of the DM are you running on Win7?
    Im running 4.5, I just like that one the best. It has the least amount of problems for me. But I also spend aboutn 90% of my time on my laptop.

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    Seems like everything installed without a problem. Used DM 4.6 btw.

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