Download and Install - Device Switch - BlackBerry OS v5.0 to 7.1

For additional reference, there's a BlackBerry Device Switch Video available on

Note Notes:

  • Compatible with devices BlackBerry OS v5.0 or higher.
  • The Device Switch app must be installed on both devices.
  • If on a BlackBerry Enterprise Server, restrictions may be in place that prevent downloading and installing the app. Contact the BES Administrator for assistance.


  1. From the Home screen tap the web browser Browser icon.
  2. From the browser tap the URL field.
  3. Enter in the URL/address field then press the Enter key or tap Go.
    Note As the address is entered, a list of matching addresses may appear and can be selected at any time.
  4. From the Download DeviceSwitch screen, tap Download.
  5. From the installation confirmation, tap OK or RUN.


Related Topic: BlackBerry - Device Switch - BlackBerry OS v5.0 to 7.1