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Old 06-20-2013, 03:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a BlackBerry Curve and I forgot my password. I'm on my LAST attempt. I'm fine with losing all my data since I've backed them up. I just want to know if:

1. Will I still be able to use my phone after it wipes all data?

2. I've read somewhere that you will be asked for a new password after the wipe out, so... Will I be able to reset my password even without a wifi connection? If not, will I be able to use my phone even without a new password?
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It will essentially reset it back to factory defaults. You can restore it and enter a new password. You won't need a WiFi connection to do so.
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Thank you so much! :D
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Most people are not happy after a wipe because they do not have a backup. You are way ahead of most having made one.
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