BlackBerry upgrade - BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220

For the Handheld Software on your BlackBerry handheld:

To find out if you need this software:

  1. On the Home screen, click Options
  2. On the Options menu, click About.
  3. The version number is displayed on the third line. If the version is not 4.6.0.180, then please download and install the most recent Handheld software for your device.

This Handheld software includes:

  • Improved browser and downloading experience
  • Ability to change profile from main screen
  • By default, text and multimedia messages will be stored in messages icon instead of a separate SMS/MMS icon.

NOTE: While updating the software on your Handheld, be sure to select the option to back up and restore data on your device, to preserve your information that’s already on the device.


To find out if you need this software:

  1. In the Desktop Manager software on your computer, click the Help menu
  2. Click About Desktop Manager.
  3. The version number is displayed on the third line. If the version is not 4.6.0.14, then please download and install the most recent Desktop Manager software for your computer

This BlackBerry Desktop Manager software enables you to:
  • Set up and manage your e-mail account and its settings, if you use BlackBerry Enterprise Server.
  • Synchronize address book, calendar, tasks and notes with organizer programs on your computer
  • Backup and Restore your data from your BlackBerry device to and from your computer
  • Add and remove software applications on your BlackBerry device
  • Transfer music and video files between your BlackBerry device and your computer
  • Utilize different language modes such as Spanish, French, German and Italian