Manage Screen Lock Settings - BlackBerry® Bold™ 9650 Smartphone

Note To determine Device Software Version, refer to View Phone Information.

Device Software Version 5.x
Device Software Version 6.x

 

 

Device Software Version 5.x

Note If the device is setup on a BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES), Password options may be unavailable. Contact the BES Administrator for assistance.

Note To enable / disable or change the password, refer to one of the following for assistance:

 

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu button.
  2. Select Options.
  3. Select Password.
  4. Select any of the following options:
    • Number Of Password Attempts
    • Security Timeout
    • Prompt on Application Install
    • Allow Outgoing Calls While Locked
    • Lock Handheld Upon Holstering
  5. Select the appropriate setting.
    Note Repeat steps 4 and 5 as necessary until all password options are configured.
  6. Press the Menu button then select Save.

 

 

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Device Software Version 6.x

Note If the device is setup on a BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES), Password options may be unavailable. Contact the BES Administrator for assistance.

Note To enable / disable or change the password, refer to one of the following for assistance:

 

 

  1. From the Home screen All tray, select Options.
    Note To expand the tray, press the Menu button then select Open Tray.
    Home screen All tray with Options
  2. Select Security.
    Options with Security
  3. Select Password.
    Security with Password
  4. Select any of the following options:
    • Number Of Password Attempts
    • Lock After
    • Prompt on Application Install
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Allow Outgoing Calls While Locked
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Lock Handheld Upon Holstering
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    Password Options with Number of Password Attempts field
  5. If applicable, select the appropriate setting.
    Note Repeat steps 4 and 5 as necessary until all password options are configured.
    Number of Password Attempts field with available settings
  6. Press the Menu button then select Save.
    Password Options menu with Save

 

 

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