1. CrackBerry Question's Avatar
    I have a bricked Q10 and have tried Autoloaders. After trying a few Autoloaders, it tried to boot but turns off at the BlackBerry Logo screen. I have a radio file and os file but they are in .BAR format. Is there a way to flash these .BAR files directly to the Q10 or do I have to extract the signed files? I am not used to the BB10 devices yet. I'm old school. I'm used to BBOS 4, 5, 6 and 7. BB10 is a different beast. I've searched but cannot find out what to do. Maybe I' looking to hard and overlooked something...???
    04-26-15 01:24 AM
  2. dna47's Avatar
    Search the forum for sachesi.
    But why don't you just connect the phone, open up blackberry link and reload the OS? It's practically impossible to hard brick a BB10 device.

    Posted via CB10
    04-26-15 02:25 AM
  3. kashief's Avatar
    I already have Sachesi... I have already tried BB Link... That's why I asked about extracting the signed files. BB Link tells me that there are no updates available. Autoloader appears to work, but three seconds after the BB logo, the device turns back off and goes back to the blinking red light.
    04-27-15 07:42 AM
  4. Yellowman11's Avatar
    You cannot flash a "bricked" Q10 (or any "bricked" BlackBerry) with .Bar files. But then (from my personal experience) you cannot really totally "brick" a BlackBerry either. If your phone is/was in perfect working order before, and it is tied to a carrier, BB Link will restore your phone to the latest software version for your carrier (it have never failed to work for me..., on at least 7 different occasions so far). What you need to do is run BB Link on your computer, connect your Q10 to your computer (through USB),wait for BB Link to tell you that it is connected to your Q10, then you click on "Preferences" at the top right hand corner of the screen and click on reload device software. That should restore your device to the latest OS version for your carrier.

    Alternatively BB Link may state that it cannot connect to your device (when you connect it to your computer while BB Link is running). In this case, the option to reload device software should be on the screen there and then, just click on it and follow the instructions.

    I hope this helps you out.

    ps: Which carrier are you on?
    04-27-15 08:34 AM
  5. Kereshan Moodley's Avatar
    how do bypass my blackberry q10 classic because the anti theft feature is on
    08-14-19 09:07 AM
  6. Ben xfg's Avatar
    how do bypass my blackberry q10 classic because the anti theft feature is on
    You'll need to know either username or password of BBID that is on it now and you'll be able to reset the other.

    Posted via CB10
    08-14-19 09:23 PM
  7. Anjastarfish1's Avatar
    Hi. I never had my Q10 device connected to my computer. It can not be found with BBLink. The Display shows me the error BB10-0015, I tried to run autoloader, but nothings happens exept it shows me "connecting to bootroom" . The device tries to boot, but then it crashes down with red LED, and again and again,... without USB connecting, it comes to the error message. Next thing is- I can't find some older versions of the autoloader, because every link to the cloud is dead/deleted. Where can I find the database on Mega, where all Autoloaders have been uploaded? What can I do?
    11-16-19 05:10 AM

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