How To Turn off the anti-theft feature on your device (BB10)
Do you want to turn off the anti-theft feature?
If your device is running BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.3.2 or later, BlackBerry Protect is designed to provide anti-theft protection for your device. If you plan to switch to a new device or give away your device, you need to turn off the anti-theft feature so that someone else can set up your device to use.
You can turn off the anti-theft feature on your device, or from the BlackBerry Protect website.
How to: Turn off the anti-theft feature on your device
You can turn off the anti-theft feature by turning off BlackBerry Protect on your device. You must enter your BlackBerry ID to confirm that you want to turn off BlackBerry Protect.
After you turn off BlackBerry Protect and the anti-theft feature, you can’t use the BlackBerry Protect website to help find your device, if it is ever lost or stolen.
On the home screen, swipe down from the top of the screen.
Tap Settings > BlackBerry Protect.
Turn off the BlackBerry Protect switch.
Enter your BlackBerry ID.
How to: Remove a device from your BlackBerry Protect account
You can turn off the anti-theft feature by removing your device from your BlackBerry Protect account. When you remove your device from your BlackBerry Protect account, BlackBerry Protect is turned off on your device and you can’t use the BlackBerry Protect website to help find your device, if it is ever lost or stolen. Someone else can set up the device to use.
You can’t turn off the anti-theft feature on a device that is flagged as stolen.
Note: You should wipe your device to delete the data before you remove the device from your BlackBerry Protect account.
On a computer, go to http://protect.blackberry.com.
Sign in with your BlackBerry ID.
Click Manage Devices.
Click the device that you want to remove.
Click Remove Device.
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Download autoloader here (Note it is Q10 auto loader but it work with all version of blackberry.
you original autoloader version “10.3.2.2876“. Download link below
Model Version Download
Passport 10.3.2.2876 SQW100-1/2/3
Q5 10.3.2.2876 SQR100-1/2/3
Q10 10.3.2.2876 SQN100-1/2/3/4/5/6/7
Z10 10.3.2.2876 STL100-1
Z10 10.3.2.2876 STL100-2/3/4
Leap 10.3.2.2876 STR100-1/2
Classic 10.3.2.2876 SQC100-1/2/3/4/5
Z30 10.3.2.2876 STA100-1/2/3/4/5/6
Z3 10.3.2.2876 STJ100-1/2
- Flash any of your bb10 with your model autoloader (original bb os for your model) you downloaded Under download (2).
- Flash your blackberry with autoloader Q10_10.3.01.2267_SQN100-1-2-3-4-5.exe you downloaded.( under download 1)
- After that setup your blackberry with your new id and start using your phone or you can factory reset your phone there after if you want.
- You can Reflash you BB10 with your orignal os 10.3.2.2876(optional)
Note: if relock again after step 3 flash with step 2 and enjoying your blackberry tested with blackberry passport, z10 stl-3, q10,q5 and blackberry classic. Your comment mater most. if any broken link please report or comment