Last Updated: Nov 15, 2013
These steps help identify and resolve the underlying cause. After completing each step, test to see if the issue is fixed. If not, continue to the next step.
Low memory issues arise when you have too many applications on your BlackBerry® Curve™ 8530 or when you need to clear your browser cache.
Sprint recommends that you close background applications when you are done using them. It helps free up internal memory and can improve device performance.
Note: Five applications display even when they are closed: Phone, BlackBerry Messenger, Home Screen, Browser, and Messages.
Sprint recommends that you uninstall unused applications when possible. It helps free up internal memory and can improve device performance.
Note: Some applications come pre-installed on your BlackBerry Curve 8530 and can't be uninstalled.
Sprint recommends that you clear the browser cache occasionally. Clearing the browser cache will delete saved webpages and other temporary files, which helps free up internal memory and can improve device performance.
A soft reset deletes any temporary files and can potentially free up internal memory.
Note: To optimize device performance, be sure your BlackBerry Curve 8530 is running the most recent device software. Upgrade the device software.