Unlock a BlackBerry Bold 9780 by following our free steps. An BlackBerry Bold 9780 unlocked will work on any SIM card based phone network, such as AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint PCS. In order to fully unlock your BlackBerry Bold 9780 you will need to an unlock code. This unlock code will remove the SIM lock that comes on many SIM based BlackBerry cell phones by default. Once this SIM lock is removed, you will be free to use your BlackBerry Bold 9780 with any GSM or SIM card based mobile phone carrier you wish.
Getting an unlock code can be free often if you cann up your BlackBerry Bold 9780 phone carrier’s support line. Request an unlock code and in exchange they will need your phone’s IMEI number, which on a BlackBerry Bold 9780 you can simply get by typing *#06# and hitting send or enter on your keypad. Your BlackBerry Bold 9780′s IMEI number is used to calculate your BlackBerry unlocking code. If you do not currently have a carrier or cannot get a free one, then I would suggest you review some of the unlock code websites I have provided later in this guide.
How To Unlock A BlackBerry Bold 9780
Here are the steps to follow to unlock your BlackBerry Bold 9780 to all GSM mobile phone carriers and networks:
1. Using the menu go to Settings Menu -> SIM card and press select.
2. While holding the SHIFT key, type mepd.
3. You should now see the five locking categories listed.
4. While holding the SHIFT KEY, type mep2.
5. Release the shift key.
6. You will now be prompted to enter the Network MEP code.
7. Enter the Unlock Code.
8. Enter Return/Enter.
9. Your Blackberry Bold phone should then be unlocked.
Note: The BlackBerry 9780 has not been released as of writing this article, but we do know that it is officially a GSM or SIM card based cell phone. The above steps should work to unlock most BlackBerry Bold smartphones on the GSM network, but may not be exact and may differ slightly. Stay tuned as we learn more.
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