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Old 10-01-2011, 12:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i had a blackberry curve 8250 and i lost it :( </3
when i get a new blackberry, is there any way i can get my bbm pin to be the same as my old one? and get all my contacts back?
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No, the PIN of each BlackBerry is unique to that specific device. It's hard-coded in from the factory. As for restoring contacts, that can only be done through a backup. If you have a recent backup (on your pc or through BB Protect) you can restore your contact list from that. Without the contacts having been backed up though there is no way to get them back.
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No, the PIN of each BlackBerry is unique to that specific device. It's hard-coded in from the factory. As for restoring contacts, that can only be done through a backup. If you have a recent backup (on your pc or through BB Protect) you can restore your contact list from that. Without the contacts having been backed up though there is no way to get them back.
What if i had a BBM.con file , i believe that is a bbm file back up contacts , am i able to restore bbm contacts with that type of file?
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