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    Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

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    Dear Customer,

    The standard dates for North American Daylight Saving Time (DST) change in March 2007. The device clocks in your BlackBerry® device will NOT update automatically when the DST date changes. Click here to learn more and to update your device now.

    Unless patches are applied for impacted BlackBerry software and third party software (eg: for Microsoft® Windows click here) BlackBerry device clocks will notupdate to the new time zones when DST dates change. As a result, yourBlackBerry device may not display correct time zone information fo
    • Between the second Sunday in March and the first Sunday in April (for example, 11 March 2007 to 1 April 2007)
    • Between the last Sunday in October and the first Sunday in November (for example, 28 October 2007 to 4 November 2007)
    RIM has created a website that contains detailed and up-to-date information on the upcoming United States, Canada and Bermuda Daylight Savings time change, and how RIM plans to address any necessary software changes or patches for various platforms. Please click here for more information.
    New information is posted at the above link as it becomes available. Please check the site frequently, and ensure you make the necessary changes to your BlackBerry devices to be ready for the 2007 DST changes.

    Sincerely,

    Research In Motion

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Hey hayden! Thanx 4 the post!

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Stupid Day light savings time lol

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    I have a Pearl with OS 4.2.0.71 (Platform 2.2.0.41). Do I need to do anything? I can't find a patch to download anywhere LOL


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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Omg. Its the Y2RIM bug, our phones are gonna fall apart
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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

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    2007 DST patch downloaded ota will see what happens next month.

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

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    BTW...thanks for the link.

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Thanks hayden.

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Thanks hayden. the clock isn't the friendliest part of a bb anyway. Its the first thing that has to be set up when you buy it so i didnt expect it to be so friendly with(dst)either.
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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    I applied both the Exchange patches for my BES and a couple BIS users BB succesfully yesterday. This actually pretty easy to do.

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    ~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~this was nice.here's an email that I just received....
    Be ready for the NEW Daylight Saving Time.
    _____________________________________________

    Dear Customer,

    The standard dates for North American Daylight Saving Time (DST) change in March 2007. The device clocks in your BlackBerry® device will NOT update automatically when the DST date changes. Click here to learn more and to update your device now.
    http://www.blackberry.com/select/dst...0000000A659D4A

    Unless patches are applied for impacted BlackBerry software and third party software (eg: for Microsoft® Windows click below) BlackBerry device clocks will not update to the new time zones when DST dates change. As a result, your BlackBerry device may not display correct time zone information for certain time periods during the year. More specifically, appointments and their reminders may appear 1 hour late on your BlackBerry device if the appointments start in one of the following windows in any year:
    http://www.microsoft.com/windows/timezone/dst2007.mspx

    - Between the second Sunday in March and the first Sunday in April (for example, 11 March 2007 to 1 April 2007)
    - Between the last Sunday in October and the first Sunday in November (for example, 28 October 2007 to 4 November 2007)

    RIM has created a website that contains detailed and up-to-date information on the upcoming United States, Canada and Bermuda Daylight Savings time change, and how RIM plans to address any necessary software changes or patches for various platforms. Please click here for more information.
    http://www.blackberry.com/select/dst...0000000A659D4A

    New information is posted at the above link as it becomes available. Please check the site frequently, and ensure you make the necessary changes to your BlackBerry devices to be ready for the 2007 DST changes.

    Sincerely,

    Research In Motion

    P.S. To keep connected to the world of BlackBerry, please click here to receive monthly news, tips, interviews and more!
    https://www.blackberry.com/enewslett...0000000A659D4A


    Note: Previously, DST began on the first Sunday in April and ended on the last Sunday in October. As of March 2007, DST begins on the second Sunday in March and ends on the first Sunday in November. For more information, see Sec.110 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005.
    http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-...:h6enr.txt.pdf

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Thanks hayden for the link. I uploaded the patch on both my devices and it downloaded very easily. Know will that patch be able to be downloaded on a device on the bes?~via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Thanks!

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

    Quote Originally Posted by flash24
    Stupid Day light savings time lol
    Yeah, leave it to the government to just go arround changing things without reguard for the impact it would have on technology.

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    Re: Important Announcement from RIM: Daylight Savings Time 2007 Changes

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    Thanks for the information.

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