PRIV™ by BlackBerry® - Turn SIM PIN On / Off

Note Enabling the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Personal Identification Number (PIN) locks the SIM card so it can't be used until the correct code is entered. If the incorrect PIN code is entered too many times, refer to Locating the 4G SIM PIN/PUK - My Verizon Website to obtain a new PIN Unblocking Key (PUK).

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Security Security icon.
  2. From the SIM card lock section, tap Set up SIM card lock.
  3. Tap Lock SIM card to turn it on Switch on or off Switch off.
  4. Enter the current SIM PIN then tap OK.
    Note The default SIM PIN is 1111.
    Note If prompted (first set up) create a SIM PIN then tap OK.
  5. Re-enter the SIM PIN for confirmation.

Related Topic: Modify the SIM PIN