Internet & data: BlackBerry Z10

Learn how to use the internet browser, sync apps, and set the data usage indicator on the BlackBerry Z10. Find out more on this page:

 

Data usage

Internet browser

Sync

 

 

Data usage

Data usage indicator

We're sorry, but the data usage indicator feature is not available on this device.

 

 

View data use by app

We're sorry, but the data usage indicator feature is not available on this device.

 

 

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Internet browser

Browser cache

To clear the mobile browser cache, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and Security.
  6. Scroll down to and tap Clear Cookies and Other Data.

 

 

Browser cookies

To clear the mobile browser cookies, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and Security.
  6. Scroll down to and tap Clear Cookies and Other Data.

 

 

Browser history

To clear the mobile browser history, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and Security.
  6. Scroll down to and tap Clear History.

 

 

Browser windows open/close

To open a new browser window or close one, follow these steps:

 

Open a window

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Tabs icon at bottom-left.
  4. Tap New tab.
  5. Enter the desired web address, and then tap Go.

 

 

Close a window

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Tabs icon at bottom-left.
  4. Tap the Close icon (X) next to the window that you want to close.

 

 

Set browser history to auto-clear after one day

To automatically delete your browser history data after one day, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and security.
  6. Tap the Remove History Items field and then tap After One Day.

 

 

Enable private browsing

To enable private internet browsing, follow these steps:

 

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and security.
  6. Tap the Private Browsing Switch to 'On.'

 

 

Copy and paste text

To copy and paste text within the Web browser, follow these steps:

 

  1. From a Web page, touch and hold on any of the desired text to be copied.
  2. When the Highlight icons appear, release your finger.
  3. Touch and drag each of the Highlight icons to highlight the text to be copied.
  4. Tap the highlighted text and then tap the Copy icon (overlapping sheets of paper).
  5. Touch and hold on the text field where the text will copied and then tap the Copy icon (Clipboard).

 

 

Enable Adobe Flash

To enable Adobe Flash for the Browser, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to Home screen 1.
  2. Tap Browser.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at bottom-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Display and Actions.
  6. Tap the Adobe Flash Switch to 'On.'

 

 

Turn on/off JavaScript

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

 

 

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Sync

Background data

We're sorry, but turning off background data is not available on this device.

 

 

Sync apps & accounts

To add or edit apps and accounts to sync, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and slide down.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts.
  4. If necessary, tap Add Account to add an account to the device.
  5. Select the account you want to edit.
  6. If necessary, select the application you want to edit for the account.
  7. Scroll down to and tap the Sync Interval field.
  8. Select the desired option.

 

 

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