Solved

Blackberry randomly not connecting with BES

Posted on 2010-11-11
6
694 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
A user's blackberry will randomly lose connection with BES requiring the user to restart the phone. She can still text off the phone while it has lost connection to BES, so I know the phone has a signal.

What can cause this?  THanks!
0
Comment
Question by:dgrenda
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:snailcat
ID: 34111527
Not sure of the cause but I have seen this before.

Have the user do a hard reboot (turn off the blackberry, remove the battery for 30 seconds and then replace it) and see if that takes care of the problem.

If still an issue try an update of the OS to the latest version.

What type of device is it?  
0
 
LVL 20

Accepted Solution

by:
Iain MacMillan earned 250 total points
ID: 34112475
it would help if you also gave us the BES version, Handset model and OS version.

that said, it sounds like they are losing the data connection on the handset, which allows only SMS and Phone calls.  Usually these issues are related to the user's sim card not connecting through the Blackberry APN service from your carrier.  A quick call to your carrier or dealer's tech support team can normally get this fixed.

It may also be an issue where the user passes by a dead-spot where EDGE/GPRS or 3G doesn't work, and the unit is not auto-reconnecting (can also happen sometimes with overseas travel).
0
 

Author Comment

by:dgrenda
ID: 34113131
Thank you! It is a global Curve. SBS2003, exchange 2003, and Blackberry Manager 4.1.5.26

This ocurred at her house where she has bad Verizon coverage already.
0
Superior storage. Superior surveillance.

WD Purple drives are built for 24/7, always-on, high-definition security systems. With support for up to 8 hard drives and 32 cameras, WD Purple drives are optimized for surveillance.

 
LVL 12

Assisted Solution

by:snailcat
snailcat earned 250 total points
ID: 34113199
This may be related to her Verizon coverage.

She should update her Blackberry Desktop manager software.

What is her device software? (Options>About)
0
 

Author Comment

by:dgrenda
ID: 34113592
I will have to investigate that when I have the device next.

You pointed me in the right direction. Thank you both for your help!
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:dgrenda
ID: 34113599
Excellent
0

Featured Post

New! My Passport Wireless Pro Wi-Fi Mobile Storage

Portable wireless storage to offload, edit, and stream anywhere.

High-capacity, wireless mobile storage designed to accompany professional photographers and videographers in the field to easily offload, edit and stream captured photos and high-definition videos.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Blackberry is the key service used in the corporate world to enable Email on mobile. As it is a business critical solution, issues related to Blackberry are taken up with high priority.  When I start working on a Blackberry issue related with mail d…
If you are a user of the discontinued Microsoft Office Accounting 2008 (MSOA) and have to move to a new computer running Windows 8, you will be unhappy to discover that it won't install.  In particular, Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition (SSE…
A company’s greatest vulnerability is their email. CEO fraud, ransomware and spear phishing attacks are the no1 threat to a company’s security. Cybercrime is responsible for the largest loss of money to companies today with losses projected to r…
With Secure Portal Encryption, the recipient is sent a link to their email address directing them to the email laundry delivery page. From there, the recipient will be required to enter a user name and password to enter the page. Once the recipient …

914 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now