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Regular Contributor
Posts: 83
Registered: ‎07-19-2012
My Device: Bold 9790, Dev Alpha A
My Carrier: Koodo

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

This works, thank you!
Posts: 22
Registered: ‎03-07-2012
My Device: PlayBook, Dev Alpha
My Carrier: Sosh (Orange FR)

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

Okay, so for those with the password problem at screen unlock :


1) Enter 10 bad passwords, even if it says it will wipe your personal data

2) Let it reboot, you'll see the "Blackberry 10" logo and then the "BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha" boot animation

3) Do again the configuration wizard

4) Done !

BB10 developer thanks to the PlayBook offer.
Waiting for my Z10 LE now !
New Contributor
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎09-20-2012
My Device: Blackberry 10 Dev Alpha
My Carrier: O2

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

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Like a fool I initially tried to update using the desktop software but this failed, I then put my Dev Alpha through the proper update process but not it will not boot. Occasionaly I can get the device to start booting, I see the BlackBerry 10 Logo for 10-15 seconds and then the pink "Dev Alpha" text appears for a split second before the device powers down.


Anybody else experiancing this? I have tried to de-brick using the Blackberry Desktop Software but it dosnt seem to work.


 UPDATE: When pressing the volume up+down buttons at the same time I hear the camera noise, seems as if the display desides to die during the boot process, very odd!

Trusted Contributor
Posts: 140
Registered: ‎11-23-2010
My Device: Torch 9800
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

Thank you komanaki. That solved my problem 

Posts: 15
Registered: ‎08-20-2012
My Device: Bold 9900, playbook 64, 32- blackberry 10 dev alpha
My Carrier: Telcel

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

just keep booting unpluged until the batery drain out,
Posts: 17
Registered: ‎02-14-2011
My Device: 9700
My Carrier: O2

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

My Device ist bricked - one Red Flash - pause - 6 short flashes.


When I try to repair I'm running into problems downloading the modules.

Now I tried todays Update, but I'm still unable to load the 2 modules...

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎09-25-2012
My Device: Torch 9810 & BB 10 Dev Alpha
My Carrier: Aion

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

i'm enter 10 bad passwords and after that device reboot. Now i have only browser(i can't run settings) and pc won't recognize it. Smiley Sad

Posts: 322
Registered: ‎08-06-2012
My Device: Dev Alpha / Playbook / Curve 9300

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

So the instructions are as follows:


For steps 1-3 you should NOT have your dev alpha plugged in or any other blackberry device.

For ALL these steps DO NOT open blackberry desktop manager, and if its running in the background close it!  You are NOT using BB desktop manager to update your phone.  The only time you may have to open BBD is if you mess these steps up and need to repair your device.


1.  Go here and download file in blue box: https://developer.blackberry.com/devzone/blackberry10devalpha/devalpha_update.html

2.  Unzip that file to a location on your computer.

3.  Execute the file: AppLoaderWebSL_7.1.0.34 - from that location in step 2, which will install mysterious things.

4.  Plug in your dev alpha device - WAIT - ignore messages saying device found / not found...

5.  When it is fully booted go to step 6... (Still do not let BB desktop manager open)

6.  Check the battery level and make sure its more than 50% (to be safe) - if not WAIT till it is!

7.  Remove any passwords.

8.  Go to location in step 2 and run the file: WipeReload

9.  WAIT for it to recognize the alpha device - it takes time to get the pin.  Click ok


An updating blackberry device software window will popup - wait a long time for the modules to update.  Allow it to finish.


Hope this helps.

If it helped you, click like. Smiley Happy
Trusted Contributor
Posts: 140
Registered: ‎11-23-2010
My Device: Torch 9800
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

Ok all the steps have been done. Now I can browse the os but all I see is the camera app and even that doesn't start. And second question how can you enable the development mode? I can't click on settings

Posts: 817
Registered: ‎11-19-2009
My Device: Z10, Q10, 9900, 9790, PlayBook,
My Carrier: T-Mobile UK, Three, O2, Orange, Sunrise, Swisscom

Re: Dev Alpha Update 10.0.9 Bundle 44 available

If your device is bricked: TRY AGAIN
If you don't have the new OS when rebooting: Use the loader and the official procedure, until it works.
Olivier - interfaSys ltd
Developing for BlackBerry 10 devices using the Sencha Touch framework.