BlackBerry Device Software over the wireless
You can use your
BlackBerry® device when you
Device Software but
not when you install the software. You have the option to schedule the update
to occur at a specific time.
Research In Motion
recommends that you regularly create and save a backup file on your computer,
especially before you update any software. Maintaining an up-to-date backup
file on your computer might allow you to recover device data if your device is
lost, stolen, or corrupted by an unforeseen
Before you begin: Depending on the
options that your wireless service provider or administrator sets, you might
not be able to perform this task. Depending on your wireless service provider,
you might not be able to perform this task at certain times of the day, when
there is a greater volume of network traffic.
On the Home screen, click the
Wireless Update icon. If you do not have the
Wireless Update icon, on the Home screen, click the
Complete the instructions on the screen.
Note: During the installation process, your device might reset or display
a white screen. If encryption is turned on, you might need to type your
password at various times during the installation process.
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