How to configure wireless calendar synchronization on a BlackBerry smartphone

Article ID: KB00561

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 07-27-2012

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry Bold 9930
  • BlackBerry Bold 9900
  • BlackBerry Bold 9780
  • BlackBerry Bold 9700
  • BlackBerry Bold 9650
  • BlackBerry Bold 9000
  • BlackBerry Curve 9330 (3G)
  • BlackBerry Curve 9300 (3G)
  • BlackBerry Curve 8900
  • BlackBerry Curve 8500 Series
  • BlackBerry Curve 8300 Series
  • BlackBerry Pearl 9100 Series
  • BlackBerry Pearl 8200 Series
  • BlackBerry Pearl 8100 Series
  • BlackBerry Storm
  • BlackBerry Style 9670
  • BlackBerry Torch 9810
  • BlackBerry Torch 9800
  • BlackBerry Tour 9630
  • BlackBerry Internet Service
CollapseEnvironment
  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.0 to 5.0
  • BlackBerry® Internet Service
  • BlackBerry® smartphone
  • BlackBerry® 7
  • BlackBerry® 6
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To enable wireless calendar synchronization, choose the method that corresponds to the following versions of BlackBerry® Device Software:


BlackBerry® 6 and BlackBerry® 7

To enable wireless calendar synchronization from a BlackBerry® smartphone, complete the following steps:

  1. From the BlackBerry smartphone Home screen, open Calendar.
  2. Press the Menu key and click Options.
  3. In the Calendar Options window, under Accounts select the desired calendar.
  4. Put a check mark beside Wireless Synchronization to enable it.
  5. Press the Menu key and select Save.

Wireless calendar synchronization is now enabled.

BlackBerry Device Software 4.5 to 5.0

To enable wireless calendar synchronization from a BlackBerry smartphone, complete the following steps:

  1. From the BlackBerry smartphone Home screen, open Calendar.
  2. Press the Menu key and click Options.
  3. In the Calendar Options window, select the desired calendar.
  4. In the Calendar Properties, change Wireless Synchronization to Yes.
  5. Press the Menu key and select Save.

Wireless calendar synchronization is now enabled.

BlackBerry Device Software 4.0 to 4.2.2

To enable wireless calendar synchronization from a BlackBerry smartphone, complete the following steps:

  1. From the BlackBerry smartphone Home screen, open Calendar.
  2. Press the Menu key and click Options.
  3. In the Calendar Options window, scroll to Wireless Synchronization.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Select Change Option and select Yes.
  6. Press the Menu key and select Save.

Wireless calendar synchronization is now enabled.

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If there is no option to select Wireless Synchronization, that particular email account does not support wireless calendar synchronization.

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