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Old 07-29-2012, 02:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have forgotten my password and don't want to lose my data. Please help!
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I am having the same problem forgot my password for the device is there a way to reset the paasword attempts as i cannot lose my data? thank you
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Old 07-29-2012, 05:41 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No, there is not any way to reset the password attempts once a password is "forgotten".
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not sure how correct this is but i did read somewhere that if you can get it hooked up t a pc there is the possiblity that you can reset your go attemts and there fore reset to first attempt
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That's not correct. What you may have read is that if you are trying to unlock the SIM to use the phone on another carrier there are ways (none readily available) to assist you if you have exhausted the attempts to unlock the SIM.

If you are trying to unlock a locked BB and have "forgotten" the password, then you are out of luck.
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With a little luck you can do a backup using DM...maybe before it wipes out for attempts.
the password recovery you may have read is for Blackberry ID. Rim will send it to the registered user. It is not the device password.
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Won't it ask for the password when it is connected to Desktop Manager?
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Yes, BlackBerry Desktop Manager WILL ask for the password.
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I agree but for some reason once in a while mine does not. Anyway it's worth a try.
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