Customization: BlackBerry Curve 8900

Customize (keys, name)

How to change the font type and size

 

To change the font type and size, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select Settings.

3. Scroll to and select Options.

4. Scroll to and select Screen / Keyboard.

5. Scroll to and select the Font Family drop-down menu.

6. Select the desired font family.

7. Scroll to and select the Font Size drop-down menu.

8. Select the desired font size.

9. When finished, press the Menu key.

10. Scroll to and select Save.

 

How to change the greeting or name tag

 

To change the greeting or the name tag, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Options icon.

4. Scroll to and select Owner.

5. Enter your name and desired information.

6. Press the Menu key.

7. Select Save.

How to change the language

 

To change the device language, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select Settings.

3. Scroll to and select Options.

4. Scroll to and select Language and Text Input.

5. Select the Language drop-down menu.

6. Select the desired language.

7. Press the Menu key.

8. Select Save.

 

How to program your own name and number

 

To program your name and number, follow these steps:

Note: This feature is a storage location for your phone numbers. Although you can program your number with the following procedure, your actual phone number is not affected. These settings are programmed in the SIM card and cannot be changed.

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Options icon.

4. Scroll to and select Advanced Options.

5. Scroll to and select SIM Card.

6. Scroll to Phone Number:.

7. Press the Menu key.

8. Scroll to and select Edit SIM Phone Number.

9. From SIM Phone Number, enter the phone number.

10. Scroll to Friendly Name.

11. Enter the name.

12. Press the trackball to Save.

 

How to customize the convenience keys

 

There are two convenience keys on the either side of the device. By default, the key on the left side of the device is programmed to access Voice Dialing The key on the right side of the device is programmed to access the Camera.

To change the function of the convenience keys, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Options icon.

4. Scroll to and select Screen/Keyboard.

5. Scroll to and select either Right Side Convenience Key Opens: or Left Side Convenience Key Opens:.

6. Scroll to and select the desired application.

7. Press the Menu key.

8. Select Save.

 

 

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Ringtones

How to change the ring style or ring type

To change the ring style, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Profiles icon in the upper left-hand corner of the screen.

2. Scroll to and select one of the following options:

  • Loud
  • Vibrate
  • Quiet
  • Normal
  • Phone Only
  • Off

 

How to change the ringtone or melody - RIM BlackBerry Curve 8900

 

To change the ringtone or melody, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Media icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Ring Tones icon.

4. Select All Ring Tones.

5. Scroll to and select the tone.

6. Press the Menu key.

7. Scroll to and select Set as Ring Tone.

8. Select OK.

 

How to delete MegaTones, HiFi Ringers, and Voices and Sounds - RIM BlackBerry Curve 8900

 

To delete downloaded ringtones, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Media icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Ring Tones icon.

4. Scroll to and select All Ring Tones.

5. Scroll to the tone that you want to delete.

6. Press the Menu key.

7. Scroll to and select Delete.

8. Select Delete.

Note: You cannot delete pre-installed ringtones.

 

 

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Themes / Wallpaper

Screen savers are not supported - RIM BlackBerry Curve 8900

 

We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular device model.

 

How to set, select, or change theme - RIM BlackBerry Curve 8900

 

To change the wallpaper image that displays on the background of the display screen, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Options icon.

4. Scroll to and select Theme.

5. Scroll to and select the desired theme.

 

How to delete wallpaper - RIM BlackBerry Curve 8900

 

To delete a wallpaper image, follow these steps:

 

1. From the main screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Media icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Pictures icon.

4. Scroll to and select All Pictures.

5. Scroll to the desired picture.

6. Press the Menu key.

7. Scroll to and select Delete.

8. Press the trackball to select Delete.

 

How to set, select, or change wallpaper - RIM BlackBerry Curve 8900

 

To change the wallpaper image that displays on the background of the display screen, follow these steps:

 

1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.

2. Scroll to and select the Media icon.

3. Scroll to and select the Pictures icon.

4. Scroll to and select one of the following options:

  • All Pictures
  • Picture Folders
  • Sample Pictures

5. Scroll to and select the desired picture.

6. Press the Menu key.

7. Scroll to and select Set As Home Screen Image.

 

 

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