Insert SIM Card - BlackBerry® Classic

Instructions on inserting/removing your SIM card can help with activation issues/errors, browser connection problems and a blank/frozen screen.

 Don't attempt to insert the SIM card while your device is powered on. Doing so may harm the SIM card and/or your device.

  1. Ensure the device is powered off.
  2. From the left edge of the device (display facing up), remove the SIM tray.
    Note Utilize the insertion/removal tool to eject the tray.
    insert sim removal tool
  3. With the gold contacts facing down and the notch located in the lower-left, insert the SIM card into the tray as shown.
    insert sim into tray
  4. Insert the SIM tray into the device.
    Note Press in on the tray to lock it into place.
    reinsert sim tray into phone


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