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Old 08-25-2009, 06:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi all,
Does anyone know how to perform a remote lobotomy on a blackberry once it has been stolen? Mine was stolen last night. Please help.
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First contact your carrier and tell them to shut down the device.
If this is a company owned BlackBerry, contact your BES administrators to remotely wipe it and disable it.

If you had a password, that is your best hope - after 10 failed attempts, the device wll wipe itself.

That's about it...
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There is software that can be installed to allow this. However, you have to install it BEFORE you lose the BB.
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