How to Download/Install AppWorld on your BlackBerry Smartphone

If for some reason, you cannot find BlackBerry AppWorld on your legacy BlackBerry smartphone (Curve, Torch, Bold devices), you can have it downloaded and installed in a few easy steps.

BlackBerry Appworld

Your BlackBerry smartphone must have the BlackBerry® Device Software v5.0 to v7.1. To check what software version your smartphone is running, click Options -> About or Device -> About Device Versions.

Visit The Link Below From Your BlackBerry smartphone Follow the instructions to download and complete the installation of AppWorld to your BlackBerry smartphone.

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73 comments on “How to Download/Install AppWorld on your BlackBerry Smartphone”

  1. Ifeanyi aka Spacyzuma Reply

    I've had a problem with my App World. It has always been in my phone, but for at least 8 months, it has refused to show like other apps.

    The icon is visible. When I check for running apps, it's always there (along with Web, BBM, Call, Home and Messages).

    This hasn't bothered me much, since I always get the latest app updates from

    I just updated it (Appworld) using the link above. It was successful and the phone rebooted. But the app still refuses to open/launch. Everything else works ok.

    • Anonymous

      I can downlaod my blackberry aPpworld

    • M a mamun

      I have problem of my blackberry world.I can't download apps from blackberry world.How can I do plzz help bevice name is blackberry Bold 9790

  2. Anonymous Reply

    I can't find my app world on my phone blackberry 8520 please help

    • tijjani ammasco

      I have a problem with download apps world in my BlacBerry 9800 please help me

  3. Jeanth Reply

    I have a problem with download apps world in my BlacBerry 9800 please help me

  4. Iyamu Marvis Reply

    Please I have been trying to download BlackBerry Message on my phone, and I have other BlackBerry that I give out before, when I download BBM on my new BBM I keep receive message that my BBM ID is existing in other BBM asking me to retrieve all my data, and when I did the person I gave the phone to cannot longer access his BBM, then I ask him to change the email account of which he did, but now I am still have some other problem in download the BBM. How do I go about it because I want to ping please.

  5. jakkie Reply

    This link does not open on my 9800 and I also can't downloan apworld at all can any one help regarding this please.from south africa...

  6. Anonymous Reply

    Pls I have problem wth my blackbrry world I cn't downlaod it on my smarthphone.pls help me

  7. Reply

    My phone cannot download appworld , I don't know what to do next 9870

  8. Cish Reply

    I can't download blackberry world and I need it so bad can you help me out

    • Elroy Chibex

      Open your BlackBerry browser and enter this search term : Download BlackBerry App World ota.. I'm sure useful links will come out for you

  9. emmanuel Reply

    Pls I don't ave blackberry I'd on my cel pho is touch ave try so hard pls wat do I do ave try to dawnload it on my pho no way or is it possible 4 me to dawnload in lap or computer

    • Elroy Chibex

      Its not possible to download it from a laptop. You must have to use a Blackberry

  10. Affan sheikh Reply

    does not download the app world.. It does not work. Do you have another option to download app world?

    • Anonymous

      Just go directly to santo website

  11. cute pk Reply

    Kindly explain and assist me, can sm1pls tel me if I can download app store on a z10 or not... I dont have the icon on my phone & Needed to add certain app's in my phone, eg bank app as they need it at the bank for me to can register internet banking... So pls help... Asap...

  12. Aijaz Reply

    Go to from the browser on the PC or Mac
    Click the Sign In link in the upper right area of the website
    Enter in your BlackBerry ID username and password, then click Sign In
    Browse the catalogue and locate the application you wish to install, select it and when displayed select Download.
    a) If the following is displayed select the link to download the BlackBerry App World Web plug-in:
    The BlackBerry App World Web plug-in is not installed. Click here to download the BlackBerry App World Web plug-in.

    b) If the following is displayed, continue to Step 6 to complete the installation:
    Please connect your device.

    For more information on installing the BlackBerry App World plug-in on a PC, click here or see the Additional Information section below.
    For more information on installing the BlackBerry App World plug-in on a Mac, click here or see the Additional Information section below.

    If not already, connect your BlackBerry smartphone via a USB connection to your computer. If prompted type your smartphone password
    To install the selected application select Begin Sync.
    NOTE: The following message will be displayed during the installation:
    Warning! Sync in progress. 0/1 Complete. Do not disconnect your BlackBerry smartphone or leave this page until the changes are complete.
    Once completed the status will display Complete. At this time you can disconnect your BlackBerry smartphone and start using your newly installed application.

  13. lorraine Reply

    Can't download anything from blacberry appworld keeps askin me a password an wen I type it in it says invalid

  14. wandani Baitlhoki Reply

    I can't play anything on youtube I am using bold 9790

  15. Emmasky Reply

    I can not open my balcberry world each time I try to open it will be telling me that blackberry sooftware is no avilable please help me out now

  16. Ajayi Amos Reply

    I cant download apps from my blackberry world, its writing ''No cached credentials. (Error id: 40721)'' pls wot can i do?

  17. daniel fwam Reply

    I can't download anything from my blackberry app world it keeps showing erow no catche credentials pls I use curve 9320 help me

  18. partha dutty banik Reply

    I can't download anything from my blackberry world.when I open it then the music player becomes automatically on.what can I do now?plz help me fast.plz

  19. maydluv Reply

    Na wa oooh, which day self this blackberry problem will stop in this world even me self I have a problem on my blackberry world I can't insteal

  20. theophillus Reply

    I can't download black berry appworld please help me because I need it so bad I'm using 9300

  21. Mfundo Reply

    Help me I don't know how to download blackberry world on my blackberry curve9320

  22. Franncis Reply

    I can't download blackberry world on my blackberry 9800

  23. megan Reply

    I can't download blackberry world on my phone ( blackberry 9300 ) Please Help

  24. jonty Reply

    I'm having some real trouble downloading the app world please do help

  25. Donovan Reply

    Please help me, I can't download blackberry app world. It tells me I need to upgrade it but when I click on upgrade it gives me the following message...Error: Invalid manifest or application descriptor.

    The "MIDlet-Name" attribute is missing.

    • Mister Mobility

      Hi Donovan,

      Can you check to see that you have the latest software version for your phone installed?

  26. marris Reply

    I dnt have blackberry world on my phone and I have been trying to download it but its not working please how do I go about it?

    • Mister Mobility


      What are the steps that you took and what is the error message you got at the point of failure?

  27. ruth Reply

    I can't download blackberry app world on my phone am using bb touch 2 9800

  28. imoyera favour Reply

    I can't download blackberry app world on my phone bb touch 2. 9800,
    Place I need it back.

  29. Nouha Reply

    when I try to update my blackberry torch 9860 always I have this :

    Error : Invalid manifest or application descriptor

    The "MIDet-Name " attribute is missing

    Help pleaase :/


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