SIM PIN: BlackBerry Q10

Learn how to lock and unlock the SIM PIN on the BlackBerry Q10.

 

 

 

 

Change SIM PIN

 

To change the SIM PIN code, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and drag it down.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security and privacy.
  4. Tap SIM card.
  5. If necessary, tap the SIM Card PIN Lock Switch to On and enter your current SIM PIN. Tap OK.
  6. Tap Change PIN 1.
  7. Enter your current SIM PIN code and then enter your new SIM PIN code. Enter your new SIM PIN code again to confirm.
  8. Tap OK.

 

 

Turn on / off SIM PIN

 

The SIM PIN code can protect your SIM from being used in other devices. When you turn on the SIM PIN lock, the device prompts you to enter the code after turning it on.

 

To lock and unlock the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and drag it down.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security and privacy.
  4. Tap SIM card.
  5. To turn on, tap the SIM Card PIN Lock Switch to On. The Switch moves right and fills with color. Enter your SIM PIN code and tap OK.
  6. To turn off, tap the SIM Card PIN Lock Switch to Off. The Switch moves left and turns grey. Enter your SIM PIN code and tap OK.