Switch from BlackBerry to BlackBerry

Get started with your replacement BlackBerry device.



BlackBerry Desktop Manager

Once the BlackBerry Desktop Manager has been installed, you can use one simple program to backup all of your important information and safely place it all back in your replacement device.


Check out the BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Windows or BlackBerry Desktop Manager for Mac for steps on backing up and restoring device data.


To update change your BlackBerry PIN number, all you need to do is find the icon for Email Setup. Follow the prompts, and you'll be back in business in no time.



Your pictures, media and apps

Place your SD card into your new device, and it will bring your pictures over for you! Any songs or ringtones that have been saved to the SD card will be available again as well.


  1. Find and select the BlackBerry World icon. If you do not have the BlackBerry World icon, go to appworld.blackberry.com.
  2. Log in with your BlackBerry ID.
  3. Once logged in, all of your previously purchased and downloaded apps will appear in My World.