Mounting a Black Berry as a storage device on a Mac computer enables you to bypass the Black Berry desktop software and still transfer files between the phone and the computer.
If you're unable to mount your phone as a drive, settings on the Black Berry or SD card problems could be the cause.
Read and respond to your BBM and text messages instantly on your i Pad.
You can also access your email and work files without the need for VPN.
If not installed, refer to Download/Install - Black Berry Link.
Install Software Update (Windows)Install Software Update (Macintosh) Install Software Update (Windows) An active Internet connection is required to download/install a software update.
If it isn't enabled in settings, the phone can't mount as a drive when it's connected to the computer.
Connect the Black Berry to the Mac before enabling mass storage mode.
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The Blackberry Curve 8520 can either be updated wirelessly using an over-the-air (OTA) update, or using Blackberry Desktop Software on a computer.
The only upside to using the app is I don't have to connect a CAC reader to my i Pad or Mac to read email.
An i Pad CAC reader costs 9, so instant savings.