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BlackBerry® Bold™

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-05-2013
My Device: bold
My Carrier: rogers

My bbm won't work

My bbm wont work it is my brothers old phone and he had bbm and I got my own blackberry id and it works on the computer but not on my phone

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Registered: ‎06-01-2012
My Device: Curve
My Carrier: BSNL

Re: My bbm won't work

Hi ttylman


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If it is your Brother's phone then first do a backup using BlackBerry Desktop Software , once it is done perform a wipe on that device then create and use your own BlackBerry ID on that device .Check this KB for further help :


KB26694 : How to change the BlackBerry ID on a BlackBerry PlayBook tablet or BlackBerry smartphone.


To use BBM application we need BlackBerry Data Plan / BIS , if you don't have that then activate it on your account to use this Application.



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