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BlackBerry 8703e

Sprint SmartView for Windows®

Download this software to create a high-speed Internet connection for your computer anywhere on the Sprint 3G network with your phone and Phone as Modem plan if you already are a Phone as Modem subscriber. Phone as Modem is available today for Corporate Liable customers – please contact your employer to request Phone as Modem be added to your subscription. This service is not available for Individual Liable subscribers.
Special Instructions:
  • Windows Vista users, when installing, right click on the file and select the option "Run as Administrator."
  • For a full list of supported devices, click here.
  • NOTE: For Individual Liable subscribers, you must already have a Phone as Modem plan. If you do not have a Phone as Modem service plan you will not be able to utilize this feature.
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 6/18/2009
Software Version: 2.25.0047
OS Supported: Windows 2000, XP (32 bit), and Vista (32 and 64 bit)
PLEASE NOTE: This software is not compatible with NMEA Ports for Windows Vista 64-bit users.
User Guide (2 MB)

Download (44 MB)

BlackBerry Desktop Manager 6.1.0 B38

Update your BlackBerry Desktop Software to the latest version 6.1.0.
BlackBerry Desktop Manager is an integrated suite of applications that manages the link between your BlackBerry Smartphone and various applications on your PC.
Key Enhancements:
  • Improvements to installation process
  • Improvements to the backup/restore data process
  • Changes to synchronizing organizer data
  • Improvements to Media management
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 02/17/2012
Software Version: Version 6.1.0 (B38)

BlackBerry Desktop Manager

BlackBerry Device Manager 5.0

Download this software to install Bluetooth and USB drivers for your BlackBerry device onto your PC.

BlackBerry now offers the option to install BlackBerry Device Manager without the Desktop Manger application. BlackBerry Device Manager is a barebones handset driver package that includes the following:

  • USB handset and modem drivers.
  • Bluetooth handset and modem drivers.
  • Blackberry internal storage and mass storage device management.
  • Enables Phone-as-Modem capability with Dial-up networking connection.
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 7/17/2009
Software Version: Version 5.0

Download (22MB)

Software Version 4.5 for BlackBerry 8703e

Installs BlackBerry Handheld Software Version 4.5.0.148 for the BlackBerry 8703e.
IMPORTANT NOTES: If your BlackBerry is used for corporate email access and is managed by a BlackBerry Enterprise Server solution, it is recommended you contact your company's BlackBerry Administrator first.
Software Feature Enhancement with 4.5:
  • Send Multi-Media Messages (MMS) which enables sending of text messages with picture and other file attachment.
  • View emails in HTML email format. Users can easily change their email format setting to HTML for emails to appear just like they do on your PC. Will work automatically for BlackBerry Internet Service customers. Requires BES 4.1, Service Pack 6 for BlackBerry Enterprise Server customers (verify with your company's IT department).
  • Free/Busy Calendar Lookup for BlackBerry Enterprise Server customers immediately lets you know all attendee's availability. Not available to BlackBerry Internet Service customers. Requires BES 4.1, Service Pack 5 for BlackBerry Enterprise Server customers (verify with your company's IT department).
  • Remote search for email for BlackBerry Enterprise Service customers creates more access to emails that are not stored on your device but remain stored remotely on your email server. Not available to BlackBerry Internet Service customers. Requires BES 4.1, Service Pack 5 for BlackBerry Enterprise Server customers (verify with your company's IT department).
  • Automatically generate a music playlist with specific criteria based on artist, albums or genre.
  • Video recording attachment view supported.
  • Create a Voice Note and attach to an email or Multimedia Message(MMS). Or record a voice note and save for playback when needed.
  • Dataviz Documents To Go Application gives you the ability to download and save a file to your BlackBerry to view or edit later. Requires Visit the DataViz® website to register with DataViz and download an update for Documents To Go that includes Sheet To Go.
Special Instructions:
  • Some features require BlackBerry Enterprise Server(BES) version 4.1, Service Pack 5. Check with your BES Administrator for details.
NOTE: Downloading the software and completing the software upgrade process with your device may take up to 90 minutes. You will first need to ensure that you have BlackBerry Desktop Manager software installed on your PC before starting this download. If you need BlackBerry Desktop Manager software, go to the next section of this web page and download and install the software to your PC before following the steps below.
To load the latest software on your device you will need to perform the following steps:
  • Click the "Software Download" link for new device software version 4.5.0.148 below. A dialog box will open up. Choose to "Run" the software. Follow the step by step prompts to install the device software to your PC's BlackBerry Desktop Manager. Running and installing the software to your PC may take up to 30 minutes to complete.
  • Once the software downloads to your PC, you will be asked to start BlackBerry Desktop Manager. Choose "yes" and click the finish button.
  • Use a USB cable to connect your PC and BlackBerry. If your device displays a pop-up window when you connect it to your PC via the USB cable with an option to set the device as mass storage, select "No".
  • An Application Updates window may appear, if so, click "Update Now". If the Application Updates window does not appear, double-click the Application Loader icon. The Application Loader Wizard should appear.
  • Select the box to Update Device Software.
  • Click Finish to begin loading the software on your device.
  • Software loading can take approximately 1 hour to complete. Do not to remove the cable during the software loading process.
Technical Specifications:
Date: 5/20/2009
Software Version: 4.5.0.148
Download (71.5MB)
NOTE: This download is Windows only.

Software Version 4.2.1.195 for BlackBerry 8703e

Provides the latest handheld software available for the BlackBerry 8703e.
This software update will install version 4.2.1.195 for your BlackBerry 8703e.
Release Details
Version 4.2.1.195

Sprint Connection Manager for Phone as Modem for Windows®

Current Phone as Modem customers, download this software to create a connection between your computer and your phone using a USB cable. If Sprint SmartView is available for your device, we recommend installing it rather than this software or the built-in Bluetooth® connection. If you do not currently have a Phone as Modem plan you will not be able to use this service. Phone as Modem is available today for Corporate Liable customers — please contact your employer to request Phone as Modem be added to your subscription. This service is not available for Individual Liable subscribers.
This software features:
Easy Internet Access: Use Internet browsers and email clients such as Internet Explorer® and Microsoft Outlook® to view Web pages, check email and download documents.
Check Connection Status: View signal strength and kilobytes sent, received and total transferred per session.
Automatic Update: Check for the latest software updates to increase performance and fix bugs.
Special Instructions:
Your computer must have a Bluetooth adapter in order to create a Bluetooth connection. Using a Bluetooth connection may limit data transfer speeds to the maximum data rate of your Bluetooth connection.
Windows Vista users, when installing, right click on the file and select the option "Run as Administrator."
NOTE: For Individual Liable subscribers, you must already have a Phone as Modem plan. If you do not have a Phone as Modem service plan you will not be able to utilize this feature.
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 1/09/2008
Software Version: 3.07.045
OS Compatibility: Windows XP, 2000 and Vista 32/64
Telecom Managers and IT Administrators:
Use the Windows installer file (msi) below for convenient deployment across your organization. Custom configurations are available. Please contact your Sprint Account Manager for details.
MSI Download (27 MB)

Individual Users:
Windows Vista Download (29 MB)
Windows XP and 2000 Download (27 MB)

BlackBerry Desktop Software for Mac

BlackBerry Desktop software for Mac to sync a BlackBerry device to a Mac computer.
BlackBerry Desktop Software is an integrated suite of applications that manages the link between your BlackBerry smartphone and various applications on your Mac.
Keep your Mac and smartphone data organized with synchronized email, calendar, tasks, notes, and contacts.
Back up information from your smartphone to your Mac or restore previously saved files.
Easily transfer files, music and data between your computer and your BlackBerry smartphone's internal memory or optional media card.
iTunes synchronization with BlackBerry® Media Sync.
System Requirements:
Mac OS X 10.5.5 and above (only 32-bit mode is supported on Mac OS X 10.6).
BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.2 or above.
iTunes version 7.7.1 or above.
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 04/14/2011
Software Version: 2.0.1.14
OS Supported: Mac OS X 10.5.5 and above (only 32-bit mode supported on 10.6)
Download (47MB)

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