Phone book & contacts: BlackBerry Curve 8520

Caller Groups

Add contact to a caller group

 

How to add or assign contacts to a caller group.

 

Once you create a caller group, you can assign contacts to the group. To add contacts to a caller group, follow these steps:

  1. On the Home screen, scroll to and select the Address Book.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select New Group.
  4. Enter the desired name for the group.
  5. Press the Menu key.
  6. Select Add Member.
  7. Scroll to and select the desired contact.
  8. Repeat steps 5-8 to add additional contacts to the group.
  9. Press the Menu key.
  10. Scroll to and select Save Group.

 

 

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Mobile Backup

Activate Mobile Backup

How to activate Mobile Backup

 

To activate Mobile Backup on the phone, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Contacts icon.
  2. Select Yes to activate Mobile Backup.

 

If you choose not to enable Mobile Backup when first going into Contacts, you can enable it by following 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 Mobile Backup.

 

Auto-sync contacts

Once you activate Mobile Backup, your contacts are synchronized automatically with t-mobile.com.

 

Copy contacts manually

How to manually copy contacts using Mobile Backup

 

To manually copy contacts using Mobile Backup, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Contacts icon.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select Options.
  4. Scroll to and select Mobile Backup.
  5. Scroll to and select Sync Now.

 

Synchronize calendar - Not available

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Synchronize tasks - Not available

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View synchronization settings

How to view the Mobile Backup synchronization settings

 

To view the Mobile Backup synchronization settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Contacts icon.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select Options.
  4. Scroll to and select Mobile Backup.
  5. Scroll to Wireless Synchronization to view the setting.

 

 

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Phone book

Access

 

How to view all phone book contacts

 

To view all the phone book contacts, scroll to and select Contacts from the Home screen.

 

Add contact to phone book

 

How to add, create, or save a phone book entry to the handset memory

 

To add a new phone book entry to the internal memory, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, enter the contact's phone number.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select Add To Contacts.
  4. Enter the contact's first and last name.
  5. Scroll to and select Picture.
  6. Select Add Picture.
  7. Scroll to and select the desired folder.
  8. Scroll to and select the desired picture.
  9. Scroll the touchpad to move the square.
  10. Press the touchpad.
  11. Scroll to Crop and Save.
  12. Enter additional contact information.
  13. Press the Menu key.
  14. Scroll to and select Save.

 

Add contact to SIM

 

How to add, create, or save a contact entry to the SIM card phone book

 

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

 

Note:In order to add contacts directly to the SIM card, the default saving setting must be set to SIM card or Ask on saving.

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Contacts icon.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select SIM Phone Book.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Scroll to and select New.
  6. Enter the contact name and phone number.
  7. Press the touchpad.
  8. Select Save.

 

Assign speed dial to contact

 

How to add a contact to speed dial

 

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

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold a number key.
  2. Select Yes.
  3. Scroll to and select the desired contact.
  4. Press the Escape key to exit.
  5. Press and hold the assigned number key to dial the contact.

 

Copy contact - phone to SIM

 

How to copy contact entries from the handset memory to the SIM card

 

To copy contacts from the handset memory to the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Contacts icon.
  2. Scroll to and select the desired contact.
  3. Scroll to the phone number that you want to copy to the SIM card.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Scroll to and select Copy to SIM Phonebook.
  6. Press the touchpad.
  7. Select Save.

 

Copy contact - SIM to phone

 

How to copy contact entries from the SIM card to the handset memory

 

To copy contacts from the SIM card memory to the handset memory, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the Contacts icon.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select SIM Phone Book.
  4. Scroll to and select the contact that you want to move the device memory.
  5. Scroll to and select Add to Contacts.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Select Save.

 

 

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