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Once it's done loading the new OS it will reboot (it may do this twice during the entire process.) You will see a white screen with an hourglass for up to 20 minutes at a time while the DM says "waiting for initialization." If, for some reason, you end up with a white screen with small icons and the number 507, simply connect to the PC again and run again and it should load the OS to the device. This time it worked and the requirement for a password that locks the phone every fifteen minutes is gone at long last.
Thanks also for the warning that the phone would be busy doing "stuff" for long periods.
To check for software updates, follow these steps: Download update via device Important: The update can take up to two hours and the phone will be inoperable during the process.
You will not be able to make or receive calls or text messages until the update is complete.
Simply connect your Black Berry Torch to your computer via the Black Berry Desktop application and follow the instructions.
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The Blackberry Curve 8520 can either be updated wirelessly using an over-the-air (OTA) update, or using Blackberry Desktop Software on a computer.
Black Berry Handheld Software v184.108.40.2063 (Multilanguage) for the 8100 model only Package Version: 220.127.116.113 Consisting of: * Applications: 18.104.22.168 * Software Platform: 22.214.171.124 * File name: 8100M_PBr4.5.0_rel313_PL126.96.36.199_A188.8.131.52 * File size: 93MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.
From the drop-down menu, select “Black Berry Torch 9860 Smartphone” then click on “Suivant” (“Next”) (please note that the interface is in French).
Make sure to choose version 184.108.40.2068, then click on “Téléchargez” (“Download”).
It meant that I wasn't worried it was just stuck, and left it to finish its business! There were quite a few language options at one point in the whole procedure, but I removed the checks from the check boxes for those languages that I did not anticipate using. The download was over 90MB, so it may take a while, even on a relatively fast connection.