I really want VZ Navigator, but even more important is the outlook sync. I want to be able to link my contacts and schedule with outlook so I dont have to punch in the same information twice all the time. I hear it can be done with the usb and software... but I have also heard people are having issues. Is mototools the software to get? Success stories? Issues? If this stuff doesnt work well, Ill be forced togo with a smartphone.
Not at all. In their infinite wisdom, vzw created a common user interface for all their phones. The way they implement this is with a software overlay. This software overlay includes a calendar that is in addition to the built-in calendar. Unfortunately on the moto phones(v3c razr and v325) that have this ui, there is a conflict between the 2 calendars and it completely screws up the calendar, and syncing just doesn't work. There is a lot of discussion of this over on howard forums. Trying to force calendar sync can make the phone lockup. The motorola phone tools software even disables calendar syncing on these phones because of this. If you really want to sync your calendar, get a smartphone. My treo 650 is great. The v325 is a ... (continues)
I have read various postings about SEEM edits for this phone to restore some of the capability Verizon has blocked. Is it possible to perform SEEM edit to be able to accurately sync the calendar with Outlook using MPT? If so, what SEEM edit(s) is required?
I really like this phone otherwise and might consider upgrading to the V325i to get Bluetooth capability if I can make the calendar sync function work.