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Old 09-29-2007, 08:09 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have the unlock code ( MEP2) , but the counter has reached 0. how can I reset the counter, so that I can put in the code and unlock the phone ?. It is a blackberry 8100 from T-Mobile
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Unfortunatly, that phone can never be unlocked. There are 10 tries and it's over. Sorry.
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Wirelessly posted (8700g: BlackBerry8800/4.2.1 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/102)

Ater ten tries it is permanently locked. I have heard it can be only unlocked by RIM at this point, in their possession.
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Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8100/4.2.1 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

How about if he wipes the phone and reinstall the os and start all over with 10 tries is that possible
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*nothing* will bring it back. Only RIM can fix it now. Sorry.
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Is there a solution if the counter was at 1 or higher if you can't remember the code?
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Nope. It's done. Turn out the lights. Might as well close this thread even....but I won't.
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