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Complete List of All the Blackberry Keyboard Shortcuts for the Newbie Part Three

written by: twhatley•edited by: Simon Hill•updated: 7/6/2011

Part Three of this three-part series on BlackBerry keyboard shortcuts offers you help on browser and media shortcuts as well as map and calendar shortcuts. Learning to use these will help strengthen and maximize your BlackBerry skills whether you are newbie or a BlackBerry expert.

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    Browser Shortcuts

    These shortcuts are to be used while in the browser:

    · Press the Space key to insert a (.) period while in the “Go To" dialog box.

    · Press the Shift key + Space key to insert a (/)slash mark in the “Go To" dialog box.

    · Press O to open the browser option while in the browser.

    · Press the Escape key to discontinue the loading of a web page.

    · Press D to hide the browser.

    · Press the Escape key to close the browser.

    · Press the G key to move to a certain website.

    · Press the H key to go back to the home page.

    · Press the K key to view the bookmark list.

    · Press the A key to add a new bookmark.

    · Press the I key to view a history of the recently visited web page.

    · Press the R key to refresh the web site.

    · Press the L key to view the address highlighted link.

    · Press the P key to view the address of a webpage.

    · Press the S key to save a webpage.

    · Press the Enter key to view a highlighted link.

    · Press the U key to hide a banner.

    · Press the U key again to unhide the banner.

    · Press the X key to view the webpage in a thumbnail view.

    · Press any key to return a webpage to normal view.

    · Press the Shift + Space keys to move forward in the current website.

    · Press the Space key to move backwards in a webpage.

    · Press the T key to move to the top of the current webpage.

    Press the B key to move to the bottom of the current webpage.

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    Media Shortcuts

    These shortcuts are to be used with any Media application:

    · Press the Mute key to pause the media file

    · Press the Mute key again to resume playback of the media file.

    · Press the R key to rotate a picture.

    · Press the I key to zoom in on a picture.

    · Press the O key to zoom out on a picture.

    · Press the W key to go back to the original size of the picture.

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    Maps Shortcuts

    These shortcuts are to be used in the Maps program:

    · Press the I key to zoom in on the map.

    · Press the O key to zoom out on the map.

    · Press the U key to see the status at the top of the map.

    · Press the U key again to hide the status at the top of the map.

    · Press the Space key to switch in between views.

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    Calendar Shortcuts

    These shortcuts are to be used in the Calendar in the Day View only:

    · Press the C key to schedule a new appointment.

    · Press the A key to go to Agenda view.

    · Press the D key to go to Day view.

    · Press the W key to go to Week view.

    · Press the M key to go to Month view.

    · Press the Space key to go to the next day, week or month.

    · Press the Shift + Space keys to go to the previous day, week or month.

    · Press the T key to go to the current date.

    · Press the G key to go to a specific date.

Three-Part Article Series Detailing Blackberry Keyboard Shortcuts for the Newbie

A new BlackBerry can be a little intimidating if you don’t understand how to best use it. In this three-part series, I will list all of the keyboard shortcuts that will help strengthen and maximize your BlackBerry skills. These shortcuts are very helpful for anyone whether a newbie or an expert.
  1. Complete List of All the Blackberry Keyboard Shortcuts for Newbies: Part One
  2. Complete List of Blackberry Keyboard Shortcuts for the Newbie Part Two
  3. Complete List of All the Blackberry Keyboard Shortcuts for the Newbie Part Three





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