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New Member
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-07-2013
My Device: blackberry Q5
My Carrier: full time mum
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how do I change the blackberry id on my phone

I can't remember my old password and I don't have that email any more I got a new I'd but won't let me do it on my phone? Can anybody help me please
Guru II
Posts: 22,044
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS 10.3.2.2639; PlayBook w/OS 2.1.0.1917
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: how do I change the blackberry id on my phone

You will need to wipe your device in order to log in with a new BBID. Here is some information that will help:

http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/KB26694

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Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-07-2013
My Device: blackberry Q5
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Re: how do I change the blackberry id on my phone

Won't that delete everything of my phone.
Guru II
Posts: 22,044
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS 10.3.2.2639; PlayBook w/OS 2.1.0.1917
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: how do I change the blackberry id on my phone

Yes. Additionally, you will not be able to restore the backup from the old BBID backup file to the device with a new BBID. Here is a KB that explains:

http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/KB31317

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Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-07-2013
My Device: blackberry Q5
My Carrier: full time mum

Re: how do I change the blackberry id on my phone

I will try, thank you