The BlackBerry® Shortcuts


The BlackBerry® Shortcuts

The Blackberry world you will overwhelm of its nice fancy keyboard and ports on your device. You are learning things as you go, finding out something new everyday. like the multitude key shortcuts for easy and fast accesses and typing . So in my research I found out the useful shortcuts in composing email/SMS and more. here is the few and useful shortcuts (Keep in mind these are the default shortcuts and should work for most BBMdevices)

The first and foremost is the Convince(located on the right and left side of yourBlackBerry® Curve™ 9320 and 9220) , the default setup function is to access in your Social Feeds(right side) and Camera(left side) but you could change it by going to Options>Device>Convenience Key> Choose Right or Left Side Convince Key Opens.

The Phone Shortcuts

Depending on the typing input language that you’re using, some shortcuts might not be available.

Change your ring tone From the home screen, press the Image of the Send key key. Press the Menu key > Phone Ring Tones.
Check your voice mail Press and hold 1.
Set up a speed dial for a contact From the home screen or in the Phone application, press and hold the key that you would like to assign speed dial to.
Add an extension to a phone number Press the Alt key and X. Type the extension number.
Type a letter in a phone number field Press the Alt key and the letter key.
Insert a plus sign (+) when typing a phone number Press O.
Turn on or turn off the speakerphone during a call Press the Speakerphone key on the keyboard.
Stop listening to a call with a wireless headset Press the Speakerphone key on the keyboard.
Change the active phone number From the home screen, press the Image of the Send key key. Click your phone number at the top of the screen. Click a phone number.

Shortcuts: Messages

In a message

Reply to a message Press R
Reply to all in an email or a PIN message Press L
Forward a message

Press F

File an email message Press I
View or hide the email address of a contact Highlight the contact in the To or From field. Press Q.
Move to the next message Press N
Move to the previous message Press P

In your message inbox

Open a message Press the Enter key.
Compose a message from a message inbox Press C
Mark a message as read or unread Press the Alt key and U.
Add a flag to a message Press W
View all flagged messages Press the Alt key and F.
View received messages and received call logs Press the Alt key and I.
View draft and sent messages Press the Alt key and O.
View voice mail messages Press the Alt key and V.
View text messages Press the Alt key and S.
View call logs Press the Alt key and P.
View all your messages Press the Escape key.

Move around your message inbox

Move up a screen

Press the Shift key and the Space key.
Move down a screen Press the Space key.
Move to the top of a message inbox Press T
Move to the bottom of a message inbox Press B
Move to the next unread item Press U
Move to the next related message Press J
Move to the previous related message Press K

 

Hope this shortcuts makes your mobile habit more easier and I will post more shortcuts very soon…

Demo Shortcuts video:

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