OS 10.2.1 has begun rolling out to most users today with that in mind several readers who have never updated their OS officially this how-to will guide them, Billy already created a how-to install a leaked BlackBerry 10 OS, this guide will show you the official way.
There are three ways to update your smartphone software if you are running BlackBerry 10.
- On the web
- Using BlackBerry Link
- From your smartphone (over-the-air)
Update on the web
On a PC
In order to download software from this website, you must be using Firefox or Windows® Internet Explorer v5.5 or higher.
If you meet the browser requirements, check for a browser message on your screen prompting you to run an add-on. Once you do so, you should see a “Check for Updates” button here.
On a Mac
- You will need to download BlackBerry® Link to update your smartphone software. Once installed, connect your smartphone to your computer and you will automatically be prompted to update.
- Download BlackBerry Link
Update using BlackBerry Link
If a new version of the device software is available for your BlackBerry device, it will be listed in the Settings view in BlackBerry® Link on your computer. From there, simply click Install Update to update your software.
Update from your smartphone
You can update your BlackBerry smartphone OTA (Over-the-air) without connecting to computer. To get started, on the Home screen, swipe down from the top of the screen. Tap Settings > Software Updates. Tap Check for Updates.