BlackBerry 9620 - Set or change your smartphone password

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Set or change your smartphone password,


I forget my smartphone password,


My smartphone prompts me to make an emergency call when I type a password,


Set or change your smartphone password

If you forget your BlackBerry smartphone password, it can't be recovered. You can reset your password without knowing
your current password by deleting all your smartphone data.
Research In Motion recommends that you regularly create and save a backup file on your computer, especially before you
update any software. Maintaining a current backup file on your computer might allow you to recover smartphone data if
your smartphone is lost, stolen, or corrupted by an unforeseen issue.


On the home screen or in a folder, click the Options icon.


Click Security > Password.
• To set a password, click Set Password.
• To change your password, click Change Password.


Type a password.


Press the

key > Save.

To turn off your smartphone password, clear the Enable checkbox.

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