Tip & How-To about Cell Phones
How to Enter Unlock Codes on BlackBerry
Bold (9000), 8800, 8820, Curve (8300, 8310, 8320), Javelin (8900),
Gemini (8520, 9300), & Onyx (9700):
Note: NO SIM is needed to unlock the phone. After phone is unlocked, remove the battery, insert SIM as desired and re-insert the battery. Phone MUST be restarted to use the new SIM card.
1) Power on
2) Go to Settings
3) Go to Options
4) Go to Advanced Options
5) Go to Sim Card
6) HOLD ALT and press: mep2 (Please note that you will NOT see what you type on the screen) *
7) It will ask you for the unlock code. Enter it and then press trackball to confirm and your phone is unlocked!
* If your phone is a 9700 or 9000 that requires a second code (ie.Bell), please repeat until step 6 and press mep4 to enter the second code.
You can try sites like this for the mep2 or mep4
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