1. Jeni1977's Avatar
    Hi guys,

    I just got a message from one of my BBM contacts that says there is an overusage of user names and all users must forward this to all their contacts in order to not have their account deleted in the next 48 hours. Apparently it can be re-activated later at the cost of 25 pounds.

    Is this a stupid hoax again?
    12-09-10 05:05 AM
  2. tinny24's Avatar
    yeah there are hundreds of them going around, its just sad people with no friends trying to get people to talk to them

    i have been getting these for years and never had a problem with my BBM
    12-09-10 05:40 AM
  3. lonedog's Avatar
    That's a regular spam message that re-appears every few months, you can safely ignore it and delete it, don't forward it on to your friends. Some people just don't have anything better to do with their time.
    12-09-10 06:13 AM
  4. grahamf's Avatar
    Only one of the reasons I dropped BBM from my phones.
    You can get those messages for SMS, Facebook, twitter, etc. I remember once seeing one for Farm Town on facebook.
    12-09-10 09:05 AM
  5. BBThemes's Avatar
    you pay for BIS so your fine, its just pointless SPAM, @uk_blackberry have already confirmed this on twitter if you want total peace of mind
    12-09-10 09:41 AM
  6. johnenglish's Avatar
    If it's a genuine message from RIM it will be in red.
    12-09-10 10:00 AM
  7. stackberry369's Avatar
    I haven't gotten this

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    12-09-10 10:02 AM
  8. BBThemes's Avatar
    If it's a genuine message from RIM it will be in red.
    it`ll only be in red if its a PIN to PIN message, BBM would just be normal i guess
    12-09-10 10:04 AM
  9. JRSCCivic98's Avatar
    12-09-10 10:08 AM