How to Unlock BlackBerry Bold 9930 & 9900
Method 1: How to Unlock BlackBerry Bold 9930 & 9900
Step 2: Go to ‘Manage Connections’ and Click on ‘Turn All Connections Off’
Step 3: Select the ‘Options’ icon on your Blackberry Home screen.
Step 4: Scroll down and select ‘Device’
Step 5: Scroll down and select ‘Advanced System Settings’
Step 6: Scroll down and Select ‘SIM Card’
Step 7: Now you will see some text on screen.
Step 8: Type via the Keypad letters ‘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)
Step 9: The Display should show ‘SIM Card: Security Disabled’ and should show either ‘Network’ or ‘Service Provider’ as ‘Active’
Step 10: Type MEP2 (make sure to hold ALT for 2) or hold ALT and type MEPE
Step 11: The Phone will prompt to ‘Enter Network MEP Code (X left)’ (X = number of tries left to enter Unlock Code)
NOTE: if you have only 1 try left, STOP! DO Not enter the code, I would advise using a professional phone unlocking shop in your town . If you have 0 tries left, you phone is hardlocked and can not be unlocked by IMEI.
Step 12: Enter the Unlock Code ‘MEP2 Unlock Code’ and click Enter or press the Center button
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)
Step 13: The Phone will display “Code Accepted”. In case you get a “Code Error”, STOP! do NOT enter your code again
Step 14: Your Blackberry is Unlocked. The Phone will return to previous screen and Display all Locks as Disabled or Inactive
Step 15: Reboot device by pulling battery out, Go to ‘Manage Connections’ and click on ‘Restore Connections’
Verizon phones only: You might need to remove ‘Activation Required’ on the screen or change the Phone Number to yours by following steps below: