08-22-10 08:21 PM
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  1. BBM7's Avatar
    I couldnt add any contact ! i only changed the dosplay name and i didnt find where to create a new password ! i can send invitation by PIN but always my invitations still pending and never been received by friends !
    08-08-10 02:34 PM
  2. MobileMadness002's Avatar
    You don't need a password for BBM. Are you able to pin them by "Compose PIN message"?
    08-08-10 02:49 PM
  3. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    Yep, you cannot create a password in BBM.

    Try deleting the pending contacts and try adding them via email address instead.
    08-08-10 03:05 PM
  4. BBM7's Avatar
    No I tried now to send e PIN message but also it's pending ! Why ??
    You don't need a password for BBM. Are you able to pin them by "Compose PIN message"?
    08-08-10 03:34 PM
  5. BBM7's Avatar
    Message statuts: Pending
    and for the BBMessnger: Pending waiting for authorization

    what is the problem please help me I dont know !
    08-08-10 03:36 PM
  6. MobileMadness002's Avatar
    I never noticed if anyone asked if you have a blackberry data plan? Without you have nothing. Did you have a working BBM previously before the name display change?
    08-08-10 03:40 PM
  7. BBM7's Avatar
    Yes one person has worked with the BBM before me in the same BB !! I found its contacts and I have deleted them I only changed the display name ! nothing else !
    08-08-10 03:42 PM
  8. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    Ok, you are saying a bunch of nonsense.

    Let's back up.

    What device model number are you using?
    What OS version is on the device?
    What phone service carrier are you on?
    Do YOU CURRENTLY have a BLACKBERRY Data Plan with that phone service carrier?
    Do the other data features (push email, BlackBerry Browser, etc) work properly on the device?
    Have you tried the steps I suggested above?


    You CANNOT use BBM if you don't have a BlackBerry Data Plan.
    Last edited by Motorcycle Mama; 08-08-10 at 03:53 PM.
    08-08-10 03:51 PM
  9. BBM7's Avatar
    Mu BB is: 9630 ! I dont know what is OS ! and data plan I dont have any configuration for the internet ! BBM works without internet and it's free !

    I live in Algeria so I have 2 mobile number one with Djezzy and other with Nedjma !

    and yes I have navigator in the bb browser but I cant access internet and I dont have connection since I am not registred to pay internet !

    I need a solution to be able to send messages by pin and chat with BBM for free from my BB ! please HELP !
    08-08-10 03:59 PM
  10. cavingjan's Avatar
    BBM requires a Blackberry data plan. There is no work around that since you need an account on RIM's servers.
    08-08-10 04:15 PM
  11. BBM7's Avatar
    What is DATA PLAN ? thanks
    Last edited by BBM7; 08-08-10 at 04:18 PM.
    08-08-10 04:15 PM
  12. BBM7's Avatar
    How can I have an account on RIM server ?
    08-08-10 04:17 PM
  13. BBM7's Avatar
    In My blackberry i am not in a wireless network coverage area says in my bb
    Last edited by BBM7; 08-08-10 at 04:23 PM.
    08-08-10 04:21 PM
  14. strbanchor's Avatar
    I just read something on Reuters about Algeria and BBM...something about the government and security concerns..

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    08-08-10 04:27 PM
  15. BBM7's Avatar
    Please help ! how to register and how to have a data plan to be able to send messages by PIN and use the BBM ! thanks a lot
    08-08-10 04:34 PM
  16. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    You need to contact your phone service carrier and have them add a BLACKBERRY INTERNET package to your account and register your device for BlackBerry services.

    If your carrier does not carry the 9630 and you obtained it from somewhere else, then you are likely going to not be able to use it because you will not be able to get the correct Service Books.

    But to start with YOU NEED TO CALL YOUR PHONE SERVICE PROVIDER.

    This is NOT something that you can solve without the carrier.
    08-08-10 04:45 PM
  17. BBM7's Avatar
    THANK YOU SO MUCH !

    As I understand the BBM is not a free service ? it needs Internet ??
    I tought it only pass throw the blackberry platform and my phone service provider doesnt have a link with that ! that's what they have said to me their because I went this morning to the center of my Phone provider ! I have to ask them once again !!

    Thanks a lot for your help !!
    08-08-10 04:52 PM
  18. BBM7's Avatar
    Hello, I went today to my "phone service provider" ! and they couldnt configyrate my phone for internet, the only solution is to pay for subsription so that they can send me the BIS or data plan ! but it very expansive I have to pay every month a lot of money ! I mean there is no other way to configure my blackberry to internte so that I can use only the BBMessenger ??

    Thanks a lot !
    08-09-10 06:52 PM
  19. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    Nope. You MUST pay for a BIS (BlackBerry) Data Plan in order to get BlackBerry Messenger.

    There's no way to get it by itself. Sorry.
    08-09-10 07:23 PM
  20. BBM7's Avatar
    But if i get an internet configuration only or a WIFI, not the bis ! can i be able to use it ?
    08-09-10 07:33 PM
  21. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    No, no, no!!

    You MUST, MUST, MUST have a BLACKBERRY DATA PLAN in order to get BLACKBERRY DATA FEATURES!

    EVEN OVER WiFi!

    A generic internet plan is not good enough.

    It won't work.
    08-09-10 08:34 PM
  22. BBM7's Avatar
    A generic internet plan is not good enough for blackberry messenger ? oh my god !!!
    08-09-10 08:46 PM
  23. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    Eureka!! A breakthrough!!
    08-09-10 09:09 PM
  24. BBM7's Avatar
    Please explain more, what is Eureka ??
    08-09-10 09:14 PM
  25. Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
    Sorry. It's an exclamation.

    It's typically used to describe a MAJOR discovery and the triumph of that discovery.

    I used it to exclaim that finally you were understanding that the ONLY WAY you are going to get BlackBerry Messenger is to have a BLACKBERRY Data Plan.
    08-09-10 09:29 PM
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