1. sleipnir8legged's Avatar
    Using a passport currently and have another phone as an s5 I want to replace that with the q10 but can I have my bbm account active on both at the same time?

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    01-11-15 07:25 PM
  2. theninjew's Avatar
    Nope. Only can have the same BBID to use for BlackBerry World, not BBM.

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    01-11-15 07:26 PM
  3. sleipnir8legged's Avatar
    Godammit!!! That's annoying

    Posted via CB10
    01-11-15 08:27 PM
  4. pttptppt's Avatar
    Godammit!!! That's annoying

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    You can install the android version and use that as a second BBM account

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    01-11-15 09:24 PM
  5. johnnyuk's Avatar
    You can install the android version and use that as a second BBM account

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    I thought BlackBerry had specifically blocked that? Been a while since I tried so maybe they changed their minds.

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    01-11-15 09:32 PM
  6. Boldover's Avatar
    Well doesn't it depend on the situation?

    I switch b/t a Q10 and a Z10 while I try out a leak 10.3.1 on the Z10.

    Whenever I put my sim back into the Z10 and start BBM it asks for the email it is associated with. I simply enter my email address and I am using the same BBM on my Z10.

    Unless, if you meant that you wanted to access the same BBM On both phones at the same time. I don't believe that is possible.

    A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away....
    01-11-15 09:36 PM
  7. johnnyuk's Avatar
    OP said at the same time which you can't do.

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    01-12-15 04:20 PM
  8. nikgilbe's Avatar
    From one bb device to another, it takes me about ten seconds to login on the second device so while not simultaneous, works pretty well

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    01-12-15 04:28 PM
  9. kraski's Avatar
    As nikgilbe put it so nicely, you can't be on both devices at the same time, but both can have the same account. I have two Android devices and my Passport all associated with the same BB ID.

    There's a downside to that. It can take some time to sync a conversation. If the battery is dying in one device and you're switching devices to avoid being tethered to a power cord, you may not see some parts of a conversation for a bit of time. And I've had discussions where there seemed to be gaps in the conversation because not all of it properly synced between devices.
    01-13-15 11:46 AM

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