How to unlock a BlackBerry Curve: Insider Tips

We advise you on how to get an unlocking code for your BlackBerry Curve and show you how to use the code and how to trouble shot if you encounter problems. The Blackberry Curve with is many updated versions, started  life as the 8300, then continuously gained updates through versions 8310, 8320, 8500, 8520, 8800, 8820, 8830, 8900, 9300, which brings us to the latest version, the 9360. The Curve 9360 boasts the highest specs yet, with higher than ever quality 3G, GPS, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and BBM. It has fast become one of the best value smart phones on the market, with the attractive full QWERTY keyboard and optical track pad drawing the attention of the touch screen wary of us, and is one of the most popular of Blackberry’s offerings.

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Unlock codes for Blackberry Curve

The Curve, a rare success story from RIM

So you can hardly blame people, Blackberry’s growing popularity and the Curve’s ever better versions coming thick and fast, for wanting to upgrade and get the newest version of the Curve well before contracts are up. And that is where cell phone unlocking comes in. It has never been easier to unlock your Blackberry Curve with the use of an unlock code.

Your Network Operator wont give up an unlocking Code with out a struggle

Your network operator wont gibe you an unlocking code that easily because they want to keep you as a customer. An unlock code can be obtained in an easy and safe way through your network service provider, and if you have been with the network for a long time they will often offer the code for free. However, in some cases they may charge an admin fee of up to £20. If you do not want to pay the admin fee they are asking, there are various other ways to obtain the code.

Not every website offers code that you can trust. only provide codes from the manufacturer

Websites and independent mobile phone repairers will often offer a range of cell phone unlocking services, but beware of the risks. Be sure to research the source of the unlock code to make sure they offer a money back guarantee if anything should go wrong, and make sure they are not operating a scam.

Once you have obtained your unlock code, simply follow the instructions provided in this article to easily unlock your Blackberry Curve (any version) in a matter of minutes.

Buy from as you can trust us to help you should you have any problems using the code

Firstly insert an unaccepted SIM card, i.e. one that is not from your current service provider. Then go into the ‘Settings’ menu and open the ‘Manage Connections’ menu. In this menu select ‘Turn All Connections Off’. Then go to the ‘Options’ menu and select the ‘Advanced Options’ menu. Select ‘SIM Card’. On this page type ‘MEPD’. The letters will not show up on the screen, but a personalisation screen will appear, and that will display 5 locks such as network, service provider etc. Then type ‘MEP2′, which will prompt you to enter the unlock code you earlier obtained. Enter the unlock code and select ‘Confirm’, which should bring up a message similar to ‘Code Accepted’. Then reboot the device by removing the battery, and replacing then replacing it and switching back on the handset. Once the device has fully rebooted, go to ‘Manage Connections’ and select ‘Restore Connections’. The device should now be unlocked. If there are any issues please contact your code source or network service provider.

How to unlock your Blackberry Curve

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