[Cialug] And now for something...completely different.
jrnosee at gmail.com
jrnosee at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 13:36:07 CST 2009
I'll put them on the list (when I can find them again :-( ) in case anyone
else gets a 6800. Sorry, but I went looking today and all I can find is my
reg restore files (for undoing the changes). I'm going to have to check
through my registry to find some of them.
This is the only one I can find right now, but it's probably the one you
*That should increase your phone volume.
On Tue, Jan 6, 2009 at 10:09 PM, Tim Berneman <tim at netconx.net> wrote:
> I'm in Mason City and have 4 phones on my plan w/USCC so I'm kinda
> committed to them right now. I heard the Blackberry Storm is in testing but
> it could still be months. I think I'm going to get the 6800 ($200 after $70
> rebate) for now so I would appreciate any registry changes/fixes/hacks and
> any other useful stuff. I have been searching the net and found mostly good
> and some bad (usually the volume or slow data connection) reviews. You can
> email directly the fixes to the email below. I've also found some useful
> hacks/fixes but would feel more confident using something you've tried and
> found to be good. tia.
> Thanks everyone for the input!
> Tim :o]
> tberneman at mchsi.com
> PS: Comical side note...when my spell checker ran it wanted to change
> "USCC" to "SUCK"!! :D
> *From:* cialug-bounces at cialug.org [mailto:cialug-bounces at cialug.org] *On
> Behalf Of *jrnosee at gmail.com
> *Sent:* Tuesday, January 06, 2009 4:18 PM
> *To:* Central Iowa Linux Users Group
> *Subject:* Re: [Cialug] And now for something...completely different.
> The 6600, 6700, & 6800 have all been quiet on calls. A good set of hax can
> fix anything! I don't know how USCC's prices compare but the sprint
> everything plans (not to be confused with simply everything) are a pretty
> good price. My wife get's 450 min/mo & unlimited
> data/text/pic/vid/gps/SprintTV for just under $60/mo w/ my 18% discount....
> I've heard USCC has better EVDO coverage in DSM now than anyone else
> though.... Seriously, if you like the 6800 do some looking around @
> howardforums.com and ppcgeeks.com You should be able to find help hacking
> the phone up to WM6.1 w/GPS (no hax necissary on sprint for this). Also, I
> have some good registry edits and such that can help with the voice call
> volume. Personally, if you go with sprint or USCC's looking at getting it,
> wait for the Touch Pro (next up from the 6800)...it looks VERY nice! Also,
> is the BB Storm that new one VZW has that's the first touchscreen BB? Check
> reviews online...it's gotten horrible reviews from gizmodo and the like if I
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