7. view whether PIM sync is enabled on a BlackBerry?

Personal Information Management (PIM) data includes tasks, memos, contacts, and calendar entries. PIM synchronisation ensures that the entries on your BlackBerry device and your desktop e-mail client are identical. When PIM synchronisation is enabled, these items are automatically synchronised wirelessly. PIM synchronisation can be turned on or off for each type of PIM data independently.

To verify PIM synchronisation status:

  • On the Home screen, click the PIM category (Contacts shown here).
    PIM category screen
  • Click and select [Options]
    Options screen
  • Select [Desktop]
    Contact options screen
    The [Wireless Synchronisation] option will then be visible. Click to change the setting (Yes to enable wireless PIM synchronization and No to disable it).
    Wireless option
  • Click and select Save.
  • Press the Back button to return to the home screen.

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