Blackberry Unlocking Instructions

Important: The unlock codes you received in your email will unlock your phone to use it with any GSM sim card in the world! If you have only 2 tries left to insert unlock code do NOT try the unlock codes and contact us. We will use a different method.

Instructions (Will work for most Blackberry phones):

  1. Turn off your Blackberry
  2. Insert a non-accepted sim card (different from the original carrier). 
  3. Turn on your Blackberry. 
  4. The phone will now ask for the unlock code
  5. Enter the unlock code
  6. Your Blackberry is now fully unlocked!
  7. If you get “Code Error” don’t worry, there are different ways to solve this. See below for further details.

 

Blackberry Z10/Q10 unlock code instructions:

  1. Turn off your blackberry, insert a non-accepted sim card and turn it on.
  2. Go to Settings > Security and Privacy > SIM Card
  3. Scroll down to Phone Network Lock, and tap on "Unlock Network" button
  4. Enter the unlock code you received from us and hit OK.
  5. Your Blackberry is now fully unlocked!

For all providers enter the 16-digit unlock code.

For Rogers and Bell-Canada: use only first 8 digits, ignore the last 8 digits.

Blackberry IOS 7 models: 

9900/9930/9790/9810/9850/9860/9350/9360/9370/9380/9320

Note: Make sure a sim card is inserted in your phone. It can be any sim card.

  1. Power On
  2. From the front screen, go to OPTIONS/ DEVICE/ADVANCED SETTINGS/SIM CARD
  3. On the keyboard, type the letters MEPD (what you type will NOT appear on the screen)
  4. HOLD ALT and type MEP2 (you will not see what you type on the screen.
  5. Now you will be prompted to enter the unlock code provided by UnlockRiver.com into your Blackberry.
  6. Your Blackberry is now unlocked! 
  7. If you still have the message "Activation Required" on the home screen, follow these steps:
  8. Press ##000000 send
  9. Enter your phone number
  10. Press MENU and then SAVE

BlackBerry IOS 6 models: 

9300/9330/9670/9100/9105/9780/9788

  1. Power On
  2. From the front screen, go to OPTIONS/ DEVICE/ADVANCED SETTINGS/SIM CARD
  3. On the keyboard, type the letters MEPD (what you type will NOT appear on the screen)
  4. HOLD ALT and press MEP2 or MEP[alt]2 (you will not see what you type on the screen.
  5. You will now be prompted to enter the unlock code provided by UnlockRiver.com into your Blackberry.
  6. Your Blackberry is now unlocked! 
  7. If you still have the message "Activation Required" on the home screen, follow these steps:
  8. Press ##000000 send
  9. Enter your phone number
  10. Press MENU and then SAVE

BlackBerry IOS 5 models: 

9000/9700/9650/9520/8900/8910/8980/8520/8530/9800

Note: Make sure a sim card is inserted in your phone. It can be any sim card.

  1. Power On
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Go to Options
  4. Go to Advanced Options (or device)
  5. Go to Sim Card
  6. HOLD ALT and type: MEP2, if nothing comes up then try typing MEP4 (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!

Blackberry IOS 4 models and older: 

8800/8820/8830/8130/8230/8300/8310/8320/8330

Note: Make sure a sim card is inserted in your phone. It can be any 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 type: 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!

Blackberry 9500, 9530, 9550 and Storm 2

Note: Make sure a sim card is inserted in your phone. It can be any sim card.

  1. Power On
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Go to Manage Connections, Select 'Turn All Connections Off'
  4. Go back to Settings
  5. Go to Mobile Network, and switch technology to 'Global' if that has not been done. Exception: If phone prompts 'Would you like your Blackberry to automatically select CDMA or GSM based on network availability', select No.
  6. Go back to Settings
  7. Go to Options
  8. Go to Advanced Options (or device)
  9. Go to Sim Card
  10. Hit the Settings Button (Button that has dots next to green call button) and select 'Show Keyboard'
  11. Type mep2 or mepp2, (Please note that you will NOT see what you type on the screen)
  12. It will ask you for the unlock code. Enter it and then press “OK” to confirm and your phone is unlocked!

Is your model not listed here? Please visit our sister website http://www.EasyUnlocks.com/instructions.  Here you can find instructions for all Blackberry models.