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Activate or deactivate the PIN - BlackBerry 9800 Slider

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The PIN protects your SIM card from unauthorised use. If the PIN is activated, it needs to be keyed in when you turn on the phone. Follow these instructions to activate or deactivate the PIN.

Step 1 of 10

Find "SIM Card"

Press the Menu key twice.

Step 2 of 10

Find "SIM Card"

Press Options.

Step 3 of 10

Find "SIM Card"

Press Device.

Step 4 of 10

Find "SIM Card"

Press Advanced System Settings.

Step 5 of 10

Find "SIM Card"

Press SIM Card.

Step 6 of 10

Activate or deactivate

Press the Menu key.

If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Step 7 of 10

Activate or deactivate

Press Enable Security or Disable Security (depending on the current setting).

If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Step 8 of 10

Activate or deactivate

Key in the PIN and press Enter.

If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Step 9 of 10

Exit

Press Disconnect.

Step 10 of 10

Exit

Press the Return key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "SIM Card"

Press the Menu key twice.
Press Options.
Press Device.
Press Advanced System Settings.
Press SIM Card.

2. Activate or deactivate

Press the Menu key.
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Press Enable Security or Disable Security (depending on the current setting).
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Key in the PIN and press Enter.
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.

3. Exit

Press Disconnect.
Press the Return key to return to standby mode.