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Blackberry bootrom error blink codes

This document created at Sep 13, 2016, 4:02:24 PM and modified at Apr 15, 2021, 4:06:51 PM.

If you have some problems with your Blackberry and you see that the phone's led is blinking red, then you may find the answer to your specific problem in the following section.

How to determine what kind of problem my BlackBerry phone has

If the Error Code (in binary) or continuous Error Description Diagnosis reports, this is not a bootrom error!
Either the device is in the middle of a security wipe, or the hardware is broken.

The "1" is the blinking, the "0" is the pause.

Blinking code

Description

1

Not a bootrom error! The OS is resetting during init! (see here for help)

11

No OS Loaded Interrupted during a device load?

101

Bad OS CRC Bad device memory hardware.

111

Missing OS CRC Corrupt OS file loaded.

1011

Missing OS Trailer Corrupt OS file loaded.

1101

OS Not Signed Incorrect OS file loaded.

1111

OS Signature Invalid Bad device memory hardware.

10101

Unknown Flash Manufacturer Bad device memory hardware.

10111

Flash Initialization Problem Bad device memory hardware or unrecoverably corrupted flash memory.

11011

Flash Erase Failure Bad device memory hardware.

11101

Flash Operation Out Of Range Unused error code (CFP only).

11111

Bad Bootrom CRC Unused error code.

101011

USB Driver Error Software or hardware failure in the USB driver.

101101

No Bootrom CRC Unused error code.

101111

Flash Write Failure Bad device memory hardware.

110101

Invalid Memory Configuration Table Bad software load at SMT.

110111

Password Not Initiated Bad device memory hardware.

111011

RAM Initialization Problem Bad processor hardware.

111101

Cache No Pages Free Bad software configuration.

111111

Cache Invalid Page Type Bad software configuration.

1010101

Random Number Failure Unused error code (CFP only).

1010111

OSStore Failure Unused error code (CFP only).

1011011

Security Init Failure Unused error code (CFP only).

1011101

NAND failure Bad device memory hardware or unrecoverably corrupted flash memory.

1011111

General Assert Failure Unknown error.

1101011

GPIO failure Bad software configuration.

1101101

Runtime library failure Bad software configuration.

1101111

Exception: undefined isntruction Bad memory hardware.

1110101

Exception: SWI Bad memory hardware.

1110111

Exception: Prefetch Abort Bad memory hardware.

1111011

Exception: Data Abort Bad memory hardware.

1111101

Exception: Reserved Bad memory hardware.

1111111

Exception: IRQ Bad memory hardware.

10101011

Exception: FIQ Bad memory hardware.

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