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Old 05-05-2007, 06:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I tried searching the forum about unlocking/resetting a password but I didn't find anything. I know my password, but it just doesn't accept it. Any idea why?

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Do you perhaps have the CAPs locked and your password is in lowercase?

If you're on a BES, you can have your admin send you a new password over the air.
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Do you perhaps have the CAPs locked and your password is in lowercase?

If you're on a BES, you can have your admin send you a new password over the air.
Tried, with caps, small caps and number lock, but nothing, it was working fine. Can my carrier (Cingular) reset my password?
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Nope, they cannot. Do you have a backup of your device? If you put the password in wrong 10 times, it will wipe all of the data off your device....
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No, if you cant remember it your bb will be wiped after the last try (usually 10th).
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Nope, they cannot. Do you have a backup of your device? If you put the password in wrong 10 times, it will wipe all of the data off your device....
I do have a backup, but will I lose my pictures, contacts and applications?
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You won't lose the applications, just the data. After it gets wiped, just restore from backup......after you set a new password....
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