Contacts:  BlackBerry Q10

Learn how to manage contacts and contact groups on the BlackBerry Q10. Find out more on this page:

 

Contact management

Groups

 

 

Contact management

Add contact

To add a new contact to the phone book, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-left and then tap the account where you want to save the contact.
  4. Tap the Add contact icon.
  5. Enter the contact's information and tap Save.

 

 

Add contact to speed dial

To assign a contact to speed dial, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Phone icon.

    Note: You can also assign three contacts to the Call log tab by tapping the Call log tab (phone with arrows), tap Add number, and then skip to step 5.

    When finished, tap where Add number displayed (renamed as contact's name) again to place a call.

  2. Touch the Status bar and drag it down and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap Keypress Speed dial.
  4. Tap the key where the contact will be assigned.
  5. Tap the contact and then tap the contact's phone number. The contact is now assigned.

    To place a call, from any Home screen, tap the Phone icon, tap the Keypad tab and then press and hold the key assigned to the contact.

 

 

Copy contact: import/export from SD card

We're sorry, but this feature is not available on this device.

 

 

Copy contact: import/export from SIM card

To copy contacts between the device memory and SIM card, follow these steps:


Phone to SIM

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Touch the Status bar and drag it down.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Swipe up on the screen to reveal 'Copy Contacts from Device to SIM Card.'
  6. Tap Copy Contacts from Device to SIM Card.
  7. Read the prompt stating that some contact information will not be copied and then tap OK.


SIM to Phone

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Touch the Status bar and drag it down.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Swipe up on the screen to reveal 'Import Contacts from SIM Card.'
  6. Tap Import Contacts from SIM Card.

 

 

Delete contact

To delete contacts from the phone book, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. If necessary, tap the Menu icon at bottom-left and then tap the account where the contact is stored (or tap All).
  4. Touch and hold on the desired contact to be deleted.
  5. Choose one of the following options:

    • To delete a single contact
      1. Tap the Trash can icon and then tap Delete.

    • To delete multiple contacts
      1. Tap the Select icon (check mark).
      2. Tap each contact to be deleted to highlight the contact.
      3. Tap the Trash can icon and then tap Delete.

 

 

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Groups

Add contacts to a caller group

To add contacts to a caller group, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1 and tap BBM.
  2. Tap the Groups tab (located to the left of the Menu icon).
  3. Tap the desired group.
  4. Tap the Add member icon at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Choose one of the following options:
    • Tap the + icon and then tap to select the desired contact.
    • Tap the To field and enter the contact's email address.
  6. Tap Send.

 

 

Create a caller group

To create a caller group, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1 and tap BBM.
  2. Tap the Groups tab (located to the left of the Menu icon).
  3. Tap Menu icon at bottom-right and then tap Create New Group.
  4. Enter the Group name. If desired, enter a description.
  5. If desired, tap the + icon to select a group icon.
  6. Tap Save.
  7. At the bottom of the screen, tap the Add member icon to add group members.
  8. Choose one of the following options:
    • Tap the + icon and then tap to select the desired contacts.
    • Tap the To field and enter contact's email address.
  9. Tap Send.

 

 

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