Link update

The desktop manager for BlackBerry 10 devices – BlackBerry Link gets updated to v1.1 today! What’s new? Users can now sync their Outlook contacts & calendar appointments with their BlackBerry 10 smartphones. Release also reports some overall improvements. To update your BlackBerry Link, just run the manager & you should get a notification for update. This update is available for Windows & will hit Mac soon.

You can download the new version of BlackBerry Link here.

  • An updated version of BlackBerry Link has been released today that fixes some data transfer issues when switching from a previous BlackBerry smartphone to a BlackBerry Z10. An updated version of BlackBerry 10 OS for the BlackBerry Z10 is being provided to carriers for testing and will be released soon to further address device switch issues.
  • Support for USB synchronization with Outlook: In the next few weeks we will be releasing an update of BlackBerry Link (particular for Windows PCs) that will allow you to import your contacts and calendar information directly from Outlook to your BlackBerry Z10. Support for two-way sync of calendar and contacts info using BlackBerry Link for PC and Mac will be released shortly afterwards. For more information and updates on release dates, visit this blog as well as http://blackberry.com/blackberrylink