(Shameless plug: While you are performing the update, check out some other blog posts here on the Inside Black Berry Help Blog, log in and chat with other Black Berry smartphone users on the Black Berry Community Support Forums, or watch some videos on the Black Berry Help You Tube® Channel.) Multitasking leads me into the next consideration: During a full OS update, your device will be disconnected from the mobile network and you will not be able to access any of your data on the device until the update process is complete. You can update your software over the air or “OTA” as we call it.
In order to use this feature, you must have an active data plan with your wireless provider. From the Home screen or from a folder select “Options” 2. Tip: Schedule this process to run at a different time – while you sleep, for example – by using the “Schedule Update” option. From the Home screen or from a folder, select “Options” 2.Select “Advanced Options” and then “Wireless Update” 3. Select “Check for Updates” and wait for it to search.You can update the phone's software when a new software version is available.Follow these instructions to update your phone's software.A tip I always provide a friend or family member who is about to upgrade their Black Berry smartphone is to update their Black Berry Desktop Software before they get the new device.
This ensures that the desktop software will recognize the new device when it’s connected to the computer for the first time.
Maintaining updated Blackberry Curve 8310 software prevents crashes and maximizes hardware and system performance.
Using outdated or corrupt Blackberry Curve 8310 drivers can cause system errors, crashes, and cause your computer or hardware to fail.
Furthermore, installing the wrong Blackberry drivers can make these problems even worse.
Recommendation: If you are inexperienced with updating Blackberry device drivers manually, we highly recommend downloading the Blackberry Curve 8310 Driver Utility.
Connect your device to the PC using your USB cable 2. If you are using a PC, you can navigate to and update your device using a PC web browser. Please contact your system administrator if you have issues installing the required browser add-ons that are required when updating Black Berry software using a web browser. Just like your Black Berry Device Software, some of your apps will have updates available from time to time. If an update is available, follow the prompts until completed. Got a question about updating your Black Berry smartphone or Black Berry apps?