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:
Your BBM data, such as your contacts, 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 you have finished switching BlackBerry devices, consider doing the following: