BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-19-2012, 08:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Model: 8520
PIN: N/A
Carrier: T Mobile
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Question Broken button prevents password entry

Please Login to Remove!

Hi all,

After water damage to my blackberry one of the keys has stopped working. Unfortunately it is one of the characters in my password and so I can't get into my phone.

Is there any way to change the password on Desktop software perhaps? All other suggestions welcome.

I have heard that even with factory setting reset the password remains.

Many thanks,

Tamzin
Offline  
Old 02-19-2012, 08:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Mensa
 
tsac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Others run out when we run in
Model: Z10
OS: 10.010219
PIN: No Pin just a Tack
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 9,126
Post Thanks: 58
Thanked 710 Times in 688 Posts
Default Re: Broken button prevents password entry

you need to wipe the BB unless you want to try to replace the keyboard.
It will delete everything and set it back to factory. do a backup first so you can restore your data.
__________________
If someone helps, tell them by clicking the Thanks button


9810 on BES
Z10 on BIS
Offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to tsac For This Useful Post:
TPLondon (02-19-2012)
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads for: Broken button prevents password entry
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
new CountDown Timer (need opinions) obijohn Aftermarket Software 64 04-29-2009 01:34 AM
8703e guide techman1 BlackBerry Guides 3 09-28-2006 09:24 AM
broken back / escape button VR6 General BlackBerry Discussion 11 03-20-2006 01:37 PM
7250 Exit Button and Vibrate Broken atai3 Hardware & Accessories 8 12-08-2005 09:09 AM
Broken Keyboard / Change Password (Desktop Manager) BassKozz General BlackBerry Discussion 6 10-03-2005 05:42 PM

Tektronix TLA704 Portable Logic Analyzer Mainframe
$350.0
Tektronix TLA704 Portable Logic Analyzer Mainframe pictureTektronix TM506 Power Module / Test & Measurement System Mainframe - 6 Slot
$95.0
Tektronix TM506 Power Module / Test & Measurement System Mainframe - 6 Slot pictureHP Agilent 81654A Laser Source 1310/155 Module with 8163a mainframe
$3956.0
HP Agilent 81654A Laser Source 1310/155 Module with 8163a mainframe pictureAgilent/HP8163B Lightwave Mainframe for 81662A, 81689A, 81618A, 81619A, 81663b
$8889.0
Agilent/HP8163B Lightwave Mainframe for 81662A, 81689A, 81618A, 81619A, 81663b pictureWavetek Network Analyzer Mainframe 1038-D14A Manual, Original
$25.0
Wavetek Network Analyzer Mainframe 1038-D14A Manual, Original picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.