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BlackBerry key signing documentation

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\li Create and upload a debug token bar file when adding the device from the wizard.
\include qnx/creator-key-management-qnx.qdocinc
For more details please refer to the Qt-Project wiki page: \l {} {}.
\section2 Obtaining New Keys
To request keys from the BlackBerry Signing Authority, select
\gui {Tools > Options > BlackBerry > Keys} > \gui {Register}.
Then select the \gui {visiting this page} link, and follow the
\image qtcreator-blackberry-obtain-keys.png "Requesting new keys"
\section2 Registering Newly Obtained Keys
After a couple of hours, you should receive two CSJ files, the PBDT and
the RDK files. Once you have received them, you can begin the key
registration using the \gui {Register Key} dialog mentioned above, located
at \gui {Tools > Options > BlackBerry > Keys > Register}.
\image qtcreator-blackberry-registerkeydialog.png "Register Key Dialog"
All you need to do is to browse for the PBDT CSJ file, and the RDK CSJ
file. If both files are located within the same directory, \QC will be
able to guess the path of one of them based on the path of the other one.
\li PBDT CSJ file
The path of the PBDT CSJ file that you received from BlackBerry.
\li RDK CSJ file
The path of the RDK CSJ file that you received from BlackBerry.
The PIN you entered on the key request form.
This is going to be the password used by the CSK keys.
If this is your first run and you do not have a developer certificate yet,
make sure you check the \gui {Generate developer certificate
automatically} checkbox. \gui {Keystore password} refers to the password
used to open the container where the certificate will be stored. It is
common practice to use the same password used for the CSK file, but not
Once you have filled in all the relevant information, simply press \gui
{OK} and your keys will then be registered with the BlackBerry Signing Authority,
and will be ready to use.
\section2 Creating a New Certificate
To create a new developer certificate, click the \gui {Create} button to
launch the \gui {Create Certificate} dialog.
\image qtcreator-blackberry-createcertificatedialog.png "Create Certificate Dialog"
The fields you will need to fill in are:
\li Path
The path to the new certificate, including the filename.
\li Author
The author, or owner of the certificate.
\li Password
The password which will be used to unlock the certificate from
they keystore.
After filling in these fields, simply click \gui {OK} and the certificate
will be created.
\section2 Importing an Existing Certificate
If you already happen to have a certificate, and would like to use it
instead of for example having a new one automatically generated, all you
need to do is to launch the \gui {Import Certificate} dialog, clicking the
\gui {Import} button.
\image qtcreator-blackberry-importcertificatedialog.png "Import Certificate Dialog"
Once the dialog pops up, all you need to do is to browse for your new
certificate and fill in the password field.
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