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Old 06-27-2008, 08:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi there,

i do have Curve 8300 and i bought it from a friend of mine.. anyways, when ever i tried to setup my email it keep on telling me " An account already exists for this PIN"

how can i remove the email address thats already exists in my bb and setup mine!!

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Old 06-27-2008, 09:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Wirelessly posted (Verizon 8830)

Talk to your friend. If not, you will need to contact the carrier.
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Old 06-27-2008, 09:14 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes you need to have your friend release the pin form the previous carrier...
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i do have the PIN and the IMEI required but everytime i input those digits the same msg popup AGAIN
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Old 06-27-2008, 09:19 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Your friend, or your friend's carrier, needs to release the device from the currently assigned BIS account.
Until that happens, you can't assign the device to a new BIS account (yours).
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Old 06-27-2008, 12:12 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Read the FAQ - Buying a BB from eBay. Even though you didn't buy it there, the same thing applies. Buying a BlackBerry off eBay - BlackBerryFAQ

Lots of good stuff in the FAQ. Will answer many of your questions. You can also search. Both will save time waiting for a response.
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