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Blackberry...the wait is over.

handy giff-staffer tom
handy giff-staffer

I’m really pleased to announce that from today you’ll be able to get Blackberry services on giffgaff.  You can now get a Blackberry add on to your goodybag for an additional £3, which will give you access to full Blackberry services, such as BBM. 

 

We’ve had lots of giffgaff members asking for us to provide Blackberry services both here on the Forum and in our Social networks, especially on our Facebook page. 

 

Unfortunately we had to delay the launch of Blackberry due to some service issues which impacted our core infrastructure however with fixes made (and being made), I’m happy to say that we are now in a position to push Blackberry live. For those giffgaffers who buy the Hokey Cokey goodybag, you’ll have a little longer to wait (sorry) as we are still working on adding the functionality to buy it with Hokey Cokey.

 

We had some handy giffgaffers helping with the testing of Blackberry so thank you to all of those who helped out.

 

So, that’s it, giffgaff meet Blackberry, Blackberry meet giffgaff.  Why not pass on the good news and let your friends who are on Blackberry know that giffgaff is up and running with BB.

 

Tom

413 Comments
newcomer

Where is the *old* blackberry guide?

I wish to continue using my blackberry without the add-on. 

 

Thanks

giffgaff head-scratcher

see the guide at http://bit.ly/giffgaffblackberry which explains the new giffgaff blackberry service and also has a section on using the workarounds titled Blackberry Legacy Guide

What shall I do if my phone is not registering with host routing table

 


newcomer

why can i not use mu bbm and facebook and internet on my blackberry9360 when  i topped up£25???????????????????

newcomer

how do i get my bbm working? it wont come on?

newcomer

so does it work in blackberry bold 9900?

sensei

Blackberry services should be working on all models

newcomer

cant get my internet to work or my blackberry bolt on :/? 

newcomer
My internet won't connext :/ it says its on 02 n that but won't connect and says contact your service provider. But when I text settings too 2020 it says there having problems with my request :/.. ??? X
newcomer

Not "fully" working for me ... no BIS over internet with mobile network off and Blackberry addon + Goody Bag. No point in taking abroad an connecting to Wifi (even with daily 10mb data) or if I'm in a low coverage area and only have Wifi to connect to BBM etc .. 

 

Tried reading the GG guides, new phone software etc. Can someone please acknowledge the fact that BIS over Wifi does work on GG?