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Testing applications on a BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator

After you develop and compile your application, you can test it on the BlackBerry® device. The most common first step is to set the BlackBerry® Java® Development Environment to use a BlackBerry® Smartphone Simulator. The BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator runs the same Java code as the BlackBerry devices, so the BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator provides an accurate environment for testing how applications will function on a BlackBerry device. The BlackBerry JDE includes current versions of the BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator. To download additional versions of the BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator, visit


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