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why my blackberry make auto calls?

Posted on 2011-09-13
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hello,

i have a serious problem with my blackberry 9700 bold, sometimes it makes automatic calls to my last dialing numbers and it continues like 4 times and it shows operation failed. I don't understand why the phone make auto calls to people????

Any idea to fix this.
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by:Brian Gee
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I would have to ask if these calls happen to be placed when the BlackBerry is in your pocket (known as "pocket dialing"). The answer for this is to click the left top-side button to lock the keypad so that no accidental calls can be placed without having clicked the left top-side button again to unlock the keypad.
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by:World05
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no, this calls are made automatically and the phone is on the Desk, nothing is on the phone, time to time he makes automatic calls, i don't understand why
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by:Brian Gee
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Have you tried a battery pull yet? If not, take out the battery, leave it out for about two minutes and then place it back. See if the issue persists afterward.
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by:Mike Sullivan
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Hi World05,

If the battery pull suggested by yobri doesn't work, you may need to reflash the handset or have it replaced. You can reflash the handset by connecting it to a PC running Desktop Manager 6 which will automatically detect and upgrade the software version on the handset.

Hope this helps,

Mike
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by:World05
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Hi guys, i actually reflash the phone by re-installing OS 6, is that what you call reflash the handset? I'm not sure but i re-install the OS, no auto calls until now, i'll let you updated once problem is resolved.
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by:Mike Sullivan
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Hi World05,

Yes, that's reflashing :-)

Hope it solves the issue.

Mike
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hi, a reflash should do it, a friend of mine had same problem and he reflashed the handset and everything is ok now :) please tell us the outcome of the reflash

good luck
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goood until now ;)  no auto calls
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