Home screen: Blackberry Bold 9900

Learn how to customize the home screen on the Blackberry Bold 9900.





Add widget or shortcut


To add a widget or shortcut to the Home screen, follow these steps:


  1. Browse to a Web site, or touch and hold the item you want to create a shortcut for.
  2. Tap Mark as Favorite to add the item to the Favorites panel on the Home screen.
  3. If available, tap Add to Home Screen to add the item to the All panel on the Home screen.



Delete widget or shortcut


To delete a widget or shortcut from the Home screen, follow these steps:


  1. On the Home screen or in an application folder, touch and hold an application or folder icon.
  2. To delete an empty folder, tap Delete.Tap Delete again.
  3. To delete an application, tap Delete.If prompted, read the warning about deletion and tap Delete again.
  4. To hide an application or folder icon, tap Hide Icon. Tap Hide in all panels or Hide in this panel only. (To unhide a hidden application or folder icon, press the Menu key and select Show All Icons.)



Home screen wallpaper


To change the Home screen wallpaper picture, follow these steps:


  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Scroll to the All panel and tap the Options icon.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Home Screen Preferences.
  5. Tap Change Wallpaper.
  6. Navigate to and select the image you want to set as your wallpaper.
  7. Press the Menu key.
  8. Tap Set As Wallpaper.



Lock screen wallpaper


The lock screen wallpaper will be the same as the home screen wallpaper.