Once you do so, you should see a “Check for Updates” button here.You can use Black Berry® Desktop Software to look for and install updates on your smartphone.After installing the software and following these steps, you’ll be able to update your Black Berry to the latest device software. Connect your Black Berry smartphone to your Mac computer via USB. On your Mac computer, in the Applications folder, click Black Berry Desktop Manager. Click on Backup at the top of Black Berry Desktop Software and follow the instructions. You can update the Black Berry Device Software and other device applications to use new features that are available in the most current version. Connect your Black Berry smartphone to your Mac computer. On your Mac computer, in the Applications folder, click Black Berry Desktop Manager. Click the Applications icon at the top of the screen. – To back up and restore third-party applications while updating device applications, select the Back up and restore third-party applications check box. Click Start or Downgrade (if you are returning to a previous version of the application). This will insure that all of your data is backed up prior to proceeding with the update. Click the Applications icon at the top of the screen. In the list of available applications, select the check box beside one or more applications. A free Black Berry operating system upgrade is available to any Videotron subscriber with a Black Berry Bold 9700 device.
How about removing an application that you do not use anymore?
Since the update can take up to two hours, it is recommended that you do not start this process until you can be without your phone for an extended period.
Update device software through your computer You can update your device software through your computer, even if you have not received the Over the Air notification.
New features: User interface- New images and icons- A more intuitive interface- Homescreen displaying application icons five ways: All, Favourites, Multimedia, Downloads and Frequent Applications The Black Berry OS 6 upgrade includes the following applications:- Social networks: Facebook, Twitter, My Space- Instant messaging: Windows Live, Yahoo!
Messenger, Google Talk, AIM- You Tube- Black Berry App World- Podcast Catalog- Black Berry Bridge (for the Black Berry Play Book tablet) Messaging- Text (SMS) and multimedia (MMS) messages now displayed in the same window.