BBM is back again with a new update for both iPhone and Android phone users. BBM has made lots of performance improvements and has new features and bug fixes.
BBM has come again to help you connect to all your family and friends around the world.
What is BBM?
BlackBerry Messenger, or as we all know it, BBM, is a proprietary instant messaging application on Blackberry devices. BBM also allows voice calls between BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, Android, Windows Mobile, and iOS. BBM was first released on August 1, 2005, by BlackBerry Ltd., Emtek.
Their users believed that BBM was one of the best instant messaging applications. However, their sales had fallen drastically, but to everyone’s surprise, BBM has found its way back into our Android phones and iPhones with new features and a better experience.
Some Basic Information You Need to Know On BBM
Before you can start using BBM, here are some things you need to know:
- BBN needs to support your device.
- BlackBerry Messenger is now available on both our Android phones and iPhones.
- BBM supports smartphones running Android v4.0 and later with a screen size of 7 or less.
- For iPhone users, it only supports iOS v6 and iOS v7 or later.
How can I Download BBM on Both iPhones and Android Phones?
The best way to be sure that you get the real BBM for Android and iPhone is to visit www.BBM.com from your browsing site. By following this, you will get the official BBM app in your Google Play or App Store.
How to Sign in to BBM Using a BlackBerry ID
BlackBerry ID acts as a backup to all your contact lists and other BBM details; with this, you no longer need to manually back up your contact list when changing devices.
BBID is an account that serves as your login to BBM on both Android and iPhone. To have a BBID, you need to create one after installing BBM on your device. You can also create one online by using this link: bbid.com.
If you had a BBM on your former BlackBerry phone, you can restore your contact list when you submit your BBID that was connected to your BlackBerry smartphone running BBM 7.0 or later.
Concerning those who had a BBID but really can’t remember it, this is an easy way to reset your password. Just visit the BlackBerry ID website.
Share Your PIN Barcode
The new update on BBM has made sharing your PIN barcode easier. With the following steps, you can quickly share your PIN barcode with all your social networks. Complete the following steps to use the Share My PIN feature:
After opening your BBM, click on the three dots option, followed by Share PIN.
There will be different sharing methods; you can choose your desired sharing method.
Assign Your Contacts to Categories
To make it easier to manage all your contact lists, you can organize your BBM contacts into categories. Follow these steps to do this:
Open BBM and Tap Contacts
- Tap on the three-dot icon followed by add a category.”
- Input a category title.
- Choose the contact that you would like to assign to the newly created category.
- Click “done when finished.
- Tell your friends.
Try using the “Tell Your Friends Option
This option will let you know which of your friends on social media are also using BBM and invite them to chat. Tell your friends to open your social network and allow you to browse your friend list.
Furthermore, you can make it easier for friends to connect with you by entering your pin, and you can look for your friend’s BBM pins under their names. To use Tell Your Friends, use the following steps:
- Tap the three-dot icon, followed by Tell Your Friends.
- Sign in to our social network, add your BBM pin, and invite your friends to connect.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can BBM be Seen on an Android Phone or iPhone?
BBM has recently appeared on your Android and iPhone with new and improved features.
How can I Get BBM on My Mobile Phone?
The most suitable way to get the real BBM is by clicking on WWW.BBM.COM.
How can I Restore my BBID Password?
If you have forgotten our BBID password, you can simply search for the BLACKBERRY ID website.