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BlackBerry Engineering Screen

The BlackBerry OS Engineering Screen shows advanced info and settings, and is used to unlock the phone. You can open it in three steps.

1. For a QWERTY keyboard, press Alt + Right Shift + H. For a touchscreen, hold Escape and tap the top left, top right, top left and top right corners sequentially. For a Pearl, hold Alt and type RACE.

2. Complete this form in BB Browser or any browser with JavaScript. Details aren't stored and don't identify you.

Use lowercase letters

Don't type 'secs'

Your key is:

3. Enter your key - you won't see what you type. Press Alt before digits for a QWERTY device or use multitap for a Pearl.

4. You can reopen the EScreen within the key duration by following step 1.