Wednesday, 29 February 2012

Adeste's BB Tip #160- Feb 29th

Tip # 160- February 29th- Happy Leap Year!
Tested on the 9790 bold
Hide or display your phone number when you make calls
Your wireless network can override the option that you choose.
1. From the Home screen, press the Options key ( Wrench).
2. Then go to In-call Settings.
• To hide your phone number when you make calls, change the Restrict My Identity field to Always.
• To display your phone number when you make calls, change the Restrict My Identity field to Never.
• To allow your wireless network to decide whether to hide or display your phone number, change the Restrict My
Identity field to Network Determined.
3. Press the key > Save.

Wednesday, 22 February 2012

Adeste's BB Tip #159- Feb 22nd

Tip # 159- February 22nd
Turn on bedside clock mode

You can set options for bedside clock mode so that you can view the clock without being interrupted by incoming calls or
messages.
1. On the Home screen or in the Applications folder, click the Clock icon.
2. Press the key > Enter Bedside Mode.
To turn off bedside clock mode, press the key.
Use the stopwatch
1. On the Home screen or in the Applications folder, click the Clock icon.
2. Press the key > Stopwatch.
3. Click the start/stop icon.
• To record lap times, click the lap icon.
• To stop timing, click the start/stop icon again.
• To send the results in a message, press the key > Send Results. Click a message type.
Use the timer
1. On the Home screen or in the Applications folder, click the Clock icon.
2. Press the key > Timer.
3. Press the key > Set Timer.
4. Set the time.
5. Click OK.
• To start or stop the timer, click the start/stop icon.
• To reset the timer, click the reset icon.
The timer continues to count down after you exit the Clock application.



Wednesday, 15 February 2012

Adeste's BB Tip # 158- Feb 15th

Tip # 158- February 15th
Set your smartphone to turn on and turn off automatically.

1. On the Home screen or in a folder, click the Options icon.
2. Click Device > Auto On/Off.
3. In the Weekday section, select the Enabled checkbox.
4. Specify the times when your BlackBerry® smartphone should turn on and turn off on weekdays.
5. In the Weekend section, select the Enabled checkbox.
6. Specify the times when your smartphone should turn on and turn off on weekends.
7. Press the key > Save.

Wednesday, 8 February 2012

Adeste's B Tip # 157- Feb 8th

Tip # 157- February 8th
Search for a contact- tested on the 9790 bold

You can search for contacts in your contact list or, if your email account uses a BlackBerry® Enterprise Server, you might also be
able to search for contacts in your organization's contact list.
1. On the home screen, click the Contacts icon.
• To search for a contact in your contact list, type all or part of a contact's name.
• To search for a contact in your organization's contact list, click Remote Lookup ( hit the menu key with all the dots to the left of the track pad). Type all or part of a contact's name.
Click OK.
2. Highlight a contact.
3. Press the key.
• To view information for a contact, click View.
• To add a contact from your organization's contact list to your contact list, click Add to Contacts.
• To add all of the contacts from your organization's contact list to your contact list, click Add All to Contacts.
• To view the next 20 matches in your organization's contact list, click Get More Results.
• To narrow search results when a contact's name has multiple matches, highlight a contact's name. Click Resolve.
• To delete the search results after you have searched your organization's contact list, click Delete Lookup.
• To start a new search when you are searching your organization's contact list, click Lookup.

Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Adeste's BB Tip #156- Feb 1st

Tip # 156- February 1st

Password Keeper

About the Password Keeper:

Use the Password Keeper to store all your passwords in one place. The Password Keeper is designed to protect your passwords
with a Password Keeper password. When you type this password, the Password Keeper decrypts your passwords.
You can also use the Password Keeper to generate random passwords that contain numbers, letters, and symbols.
Add, change, or delete a password in the Password Keeper

On the Home screen or in the Applications folder, click the Password Keeper icon.
• To add a password, press the key > New. Type the password information. Press the key > Save.
• To change a password, highlight a password. Press the key > Open. Change the password information. Press the
key > Save.
• To delete a password, highlight a password. Press the key > Delete.
Change the Password Keeper password
1. On the Home screen or in the Applications folder, click the Password Keeper icon.
2. Press the key > Change Password.