Setup Blackberry Internet Service via Device - BlackBerry Bold 9930 Smartphone


  • Setup of BlackBerry Internet Service Email requires a BlackBerry ID.
  • The device must first be activated on the Verizon Wireless network and registered on the BlackBerry Network. Please refer to:

Performing over-the-air activation
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  1. From the Home screen All tray, select Setup.
    Note To expand the tray, press the Menu button then select Open Tray.
  2. Select Email Accounts.
    Note If presented, review the End User Agreement then select I Accept to continue.
  3. Enter the BlackBerry ID username and password and then select Sign In.
  4. To create a new BlackBerry ID from the device select Create New.

Configure an existing email address
Configure a new BlackBerry email address


Configure an existing email address

  1. Select the appropriate account type (e.g. Other).
    • Yahoo!
    • Gmail®
    • AOL
    • Windows Live
    • Other
  2. Enter the appropriate Email address and Password then select Continue.
    Note Select (check) Show Password to view the password as it is being entered.
  3. Configure Signature, Settings and Synchronization settings as desired then select Continue.
  4. If presented, select OK.
  5. To add additional email accounts, select Set up another email account then repeat steps 1 through 4 as necessary.




Configure a new BlackBerry email address

  1. Select Create New Address.
  2. Enter the desired information into the following fields then select Continue:
    • User name
    • Password
    • Confirm password
    • Secret question
      • Your first roommate
      • First name of your oldest niece
      • First teacher's name
      • First job
      • Favorite vegetable
      • Least favorite food
      • create my own secret question
    • Secret answer