How to Unlock BlackBerry Tour 9630, 9650

IMPORTANT: If you get a ‘Code Error’ message do NOT keep trying because you only have limited attempts.

  • Ensure a SIM Card is inserted
  • Go to ‘Manage Connections’
  • Click on ‘Turn All Connections Off’
  • Go to ‘Options’
  • Click on ‘Advanced Options’
  • Click on ‘SIM Card’
  • Type ‘MEPD’ (NOTE: you might need to type in caps, also letters will not appear on-screen but you will be presented with personalization screen, that will display 5 locks such as network, service provider etc)
  • Type ‘MEP2′ (NOTE: user will be prompted to enter MEP code)
  • Enter the MEP2 code (CONFIRM you get “Code Accepted” message)
    • *If you also have a MEP4 code, type ‘MEP4′ (you will be prompted to enter MEP code)
    • Enter the MEP4 code (CONFIRM you get “Code Accepted” message)
  • Reboot device
  • Go to ‘Manage Connections’
  • Click on ‘Restore Connections’
  • Device is now unlocked

In order to connect to network please follow steps below:

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  • Turn device off by removing battery, insert SIM of your choice if have not done so already. Turning device off is necessary even if you have SIM of choice inserted.
  • Turn the phone back on
  • Go to Settings, then Manage Connections, then Mobile Network Options and set the Network Technology to GSM/UMTS.
  • Set Network Mode to 3G & 2G.
  • Press the Back Arrow Button once to exit and save settings.
  • Inside the Manage Connections, set Mobile Network to on.
  • Return to the main screen by pressing End Call and you should see your phone getting signal

As a reminder, if you ever remove the SIM card from your phone, you will need to set the Network Technology as GSM/UMTS again

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