Customization: BlackBerry Curve 8520

Table of contents

 

Customize (keys, name)

Greeting / name tag

 

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.

 

Program name and number

 

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 touchpad to Save.

 

Customize shortcut keys

 

How to customize the shortcut keys

 

To change the function of the soft 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

Change ring style

 

How to change the ring style or ring type.

To change the ring type, 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

 

Change ringtone

 

How to change the ringtone or melody.

 

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.

 

Delete ringtones

 

How to delete MegaTones, HiFi Ringers, and Voices and Sounds.

 

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. 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.

 

Mute incoming ringtone

 

How to mute the ringtone or an incoming call.

 

To mute the ringtone or an incoming call, press either Volume key (on the right side of the device).

 

Turn on / off Do Not Disturb

 

How to turn on / off the ''Do Not Disturb'' option - BlackBerry Curve 8520.

 

To change the sound profile from Do Not Disturb, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Profiles.
  4. Scroll to and select Advanced.
  5. Press Menu.
  6. Scroll to and select Edit.
  7. Scroll to and select Phone.
  8. Scroll to Do Not Disturb and select Yes or No.
  9. Press the Menu key.
  10. Scroll to and select Save.

 

 

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Themes / Wallpaper

Screen saver – Set – Not Supported

 

Setting a screen saver is not supported.

 

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

 

Theme - Set

 

How to set, select, or change themes.

 

To change themes for the handset, 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.

 

Wallpaper - Delete

 

How to delete wallpaper.

 

To delete wallpaper images, 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 All Pictures.
  5. Scroll to and select the picture you want to delete.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Scroll to and select Delete.
  8. Select Delete.

 

Wallpaper - Set

 

How to set, select, or change wallpaper.

 

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 All 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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