Setting up BlackBerry Protect

To use BlackBerry Protect, your BlackBerry device must be connected to a wireless network.

Set up BlackBerry Protect on a device running BlackBerry 10

  1. On your BlackBerry device, swipe down from the top of the home screen.
  2. Tap image Settings > BlackBerry Protect.
  3. Turn on the BlackBerry Protect switch.
  4. For the ability to view the current location of your device on a map, tap Location Settings. Turn on the Location Services switch.

Set up BlackBerry Protect on a device running BlackBerry 7.1 or earlier

Before you begin:

The BlackBerry Protect app must be installed on your BlackBerry device. You can download the BlackBerry Protect app from the BlackBerry World storefront.

  1. On your device, on the home screen, in the Downloads folder, or in the Applications folder, click the BlackBerry Protect icon.
  2. If required, to accept the terms of the license agreement, click I Agree.
  3. Click Continue.
  4. Complete the instructions on the screen.


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