1. raymond's Avatar
    Backing up I stupidly encrypted the file and didn't write down the password. I was gone all day and now I can't remember the password. Am I just up poops creek??

    I had some irreplaceable photos... About 1000. I'm sick right now.

    Please help

    02-13-13 01:44 AM
  2. FF22's Avatar
    Knowing BB's security inclination, I think you may be screwed. Search those gray cells and figure out what you might have logically or illogically assigned as a password. Pet, wife, husband, girl/boyfriend, kid, address, anything.....

    Good luck
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    02-13-13 09:00 AM
  3. raymond's Avatar
    Crap
    Knowing BB's security inclination, I think you may be screwed. Search those gray cells and figure out what you might have logically or illogically assigned as a password. Pet, wife, husband, girl/boyfriend, kid, address, anything.....

    Good luck
    Crap... Ok thx
    02-13-13 10:16 AM
  4. raymond's Avatar
    Is there a way to sideload it?? Now I'm thinking I misspelled it - twice
    02-13-13 10:44 AM
  5. xamdam's Avatar
    No way to sideload it as you need the password to install it, so without it your out of luck, so try and rememebrr it.
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    02-13-13 11:04 AM
  6. raymond's Avatar
    No way to sideload it as you need the password to install it, so without it your out of luck, so try and rememebrr it.
    so after two hours+ with blackberry, it wasn't the password. the whole file was corrupted. 1000 photos and 25+ videos - gone. long story short, back up manually. dont use the DM. Open up the pb's drive and manually remove the files. don't trust the software!!!!
    02-13-13 05:36 PM
  7. FF22's Avatar
    so after two hours+ with blackberry, it wasn't the password. the whole file was corrupted. 1000 photos and 25+ videos - gone. long story short, back up manually. dont use the DM. Open up the pb's drive and manually remove the files. don't trust the software!!!!
    Sorry about that. I generally back up UNIQUE files such as photos, video, voice notes and other stuff unique to the pb MANUALLY. Rarely has DM worked for a full backup anyway.
    02-13-13 07:13 PM
  8. Drew Ramirez's Avatar
    For got password how do I restart it with out a password?
    12-10-13 02:08 PM
  9. pacoman03's Avatar
    For got password how do I restart it with out a password?
    I'm guessing you can't. What's the point of a password if you could? You should be able to back up any media before you have to wipe, though. Just connect to your PB through wifi from your PC while the PB is on the password screen, and manually copy any files you want to keep to your PC.
    12-10-13 02:38 PM

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