For information about returning your previous device to BlackBerry for recycling and safe disposal, visit www.blackberry.com/recycling. The recycling and trade-up program is only available in certain areas.
The first time that you open BBM, you are prompted for your BlackBerry ID. If you have used BBM before, consider the following:
After setting up BBM, your contacts, profile, and groups are automatically backed up over the wireless network based on your BlackBerry ID. It's still a good idea to regularly save a backup file for your device on a computer using BlackBerry Link in case your device is lost, stolen, or corrupted.
After the Password Keeper data is imported, it is removed from the backup file; however, other personal data remains in the backup file.
After you have finished switching BlackBerry devices, consider doing the following: