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Old 09-26-2008, 09:46 AM   #1
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A question for those of you running BBAlerts 1.65 on an 8320 Curve with any version of the 4.5 OS. I am aware that BBAlerts is not officially supported w/OS 4.5. However it seems from what I have read on the main BBAlerts thread that most people don't have any issues.

With that said, I am trying to find out if any other folks are experiencing a particular issue or if I am the only one.

All of my PIN alerts are recognized as emails. So whatever I have my email LED alert set for is what I get when I receive a PIN alert. If you look in the BBAlert logs it shows "Email from XXXXXXXX" where XXXXXXXX in my 8-digit PIN number.

Does anyone else experience this? Is there a workaround? I would love to see a stable version of this for 4.5.

Is there any other 3rd party LED notification app besides BBAlerts out there? I have tried MatrixAlerts (?) but it is overkill. I just want simple LED notification for the basic functions.

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Old 09-26-2008, 09:51 AM   #2
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There is e-mobile Alerts.

I have all three (BB Alerts, e-mobile Alerts, AlertMatrix) and use all three simultaneously; working with each other to give me the alerts/reminders I want for who I want.
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There is e-mobile Alerts.

I have all three (BB Alerts, e-mobile Alerts, AlertMatrix) and use all three simultaneously; working with each other to give me the alerts/reminders I want for who I want.


e-mobile alerts looks good. Wish it had a trial though.
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Your issue with Email vs. PIN is a known issue on OS 4.5 - it is not the fault of the program.

On this level of OS, the PIN message object reports that it is an Email. RIM is aware of the issue.
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Your issue with Email vs. PIN is a known issue on OS 4.5 - it is not the fault of the program.

On this level of OS, the PIN message object reports that it is an Email. RIM is aware of the issue.
Ahh I did not know that. Hopefully this will be fixed on a future release of 4.5.
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Your issue with Email vs. PIN is a known issue on OS 4.5 - it is not the fault of the program.

On this level of OS, the PIN message object reports that it is an Email. RIM is aware of the issue.

So can one assume that any of the other programs such as E-mobile Alerts will also give me problems as well using this 4.5 version?
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Unless they coded a work-around.
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Your issue with Email vs. PIN is a known issue on OS 4.5 - it is not the fault of the program.

On this level of OS, the PIN message object reports that it is an Email. RIM is aware of the issue.
Does anyone know if/when RIM is planning to address this in further 4.5 releases?

I would assume it is affecting more 3rd party apps than just BBAlerts?
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