BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-19-2011, 08:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
Knows Where the Search Button Is
 
Join Date: May 2011
Model: 7100t
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Vodafone
Posts: 18
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default What do I need to use BBM?

Please Login to Remove!

My daughter here in the UK currently has a SIM only deal with 3, that gives her data, voice and SMS.

She desperately wants a Blackberry as all her friends use BBM. If I bought an unlocked Blackberry second hand would BBM work or do I have to pay a fee to RIM for BBM services at all?

Sorry for the newbie question!

Cheers,

Greg
__________________
Blackberry software and freeware
Offline  
Old 10-19-2011, 08:24 AM   #2 (permalink)
New Member
 
jsconyers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: In a van down by the river.
Model: NOTE2
OS: 4.1
PIN: <- Where do I find this?
Carrier: Sprint
Posts: 15,091
Post Thanks: 150
Thanked 148 Times in 122 Posts
Default Re: What do I need to use BBM?

You will need a BlackBerry data plan.
__________________
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
When you take things for granted, the things you are granted, get taken.
Even a mosquito doesn't get a pat on the back until it starts to work.
Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold.
[BES 5.0.3 / GroupWise 2012 HP2]
Offline  
Old 10-19-2011, 09:02 AM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
jsconyers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: In a van down by the river.
Model: NOTE2
OS: 4.1
PIN: <- Where do I find this?
Carrier: Sprint
Posts: 15,091
Post Thanks: 150
Thanked 148 Times in 122 Posts
Default Re: What do I need to use BBM?

What do I need a Data Plan for? - BlackBerryFAQ
__________________
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
When you take things for granted, the things you are granted, get taken.
Even a mosquito doesn't get a pat on the back until it starts to work.
Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold.
[BES 5.0.3 / GroupWise 2012 HP2]
Offline  
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: What do I need to use BBM?
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Is EastAsia Hongkong CSL compatible with BBM 5 pewekodok General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 3 08-21-2011 10:15 PM
How to disable SMS from appearing in BBM chats? mgberry RIM Software 1 04-28-2010 02:41 PM
ARGH! still cant figure out this problem with bbm 5.0 fongaroos General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 1 10-31-2009 01:07 AM
BBM version switching BBUser881 General 9000 Series Discussion - Bold 0 10-10-2009 03:20 PM
BBM messages going into SMS (not into BBM)? delikid General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 3 09-29-2009 08:09 AM

Genuine Dell 220W DA-2 Family 12V 18A AC/DC Power Adapter F220P-00 C764N OEM
$17.0
Genuine Dell 220W DA-2 Family 12V 18A AC/DC Power Adapter F220P-00 C764N OEM pictureGenuine OEM Dell 3200MP Osram Replacement Lamp & Housing 310-2328
$79.99
Genuine OEM Dell 3200MP Osram Replacement Lamp & Housing  310-2328 pictureGenuine Dell OEM DVD-R/RW Optical Drive DVD8801/96 Philips Black Used
$12.0
Genuine Dell OEM DVD-R/RW Optical Drive DVD8801/96 Philips Black Used pictureOEM NEW Dell Vostro 430 Desktop Motherboard System Board MS-7466 54KM3 054KM3
$69.95
OEM NEW Dell Vostro 430 Desktop Motherboard System Board MS-7466 54KM3 054KM3 pictureGenuine OEM Dell RF223 High Yield Toner Cartridge CN-0RF223 5,000 18115dn NIB
$25.0
Genuine OEM Dell RF223 High Yield Toner Cartridge CN-0RF223 5,000 18115dn NIB picture






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