Contacts: BlackBerry Bold 9900

Learn how to manage contacts and contact groups on the BlackBerry Bold 9900. Find out more on this page:

 

Contact management

Groups

 

 

Contact management

Add contact

 

Add to phone book

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

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Tap New Contact.
  4. Enter the contact's first and last name.
  5. Enter the contact’s e-mail and/or phone number.
  6. If desired, enter additional contact information.
  7. When finished, press the Menu key.
  8. Select Save.

 

Add to SIM card

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

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Scroll to and select SIM Phone Book.
  5. Press the Menu key.
  6. Scroll to and select New.
  7. Enter the contact’s name and phone number.
  8. When finished, press the Menu key.
  9. Select Save.

 

Add contact to speed dial

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold a number or letter key.
    Note: The following number / letter keys cannot be assigned for speed dial – Q, W (1), A, and 0 (zero).
  2. A dialog box will appear with the text “Assign a Speed Dial to the _ key?”
  3. Select Yes.
  4. Scroll to and tap the desired contact.
  5. Press the Escape key to exit.
  6. From the Home screen, press and hold the assigned key to dial the contact.

 

 

Copy contact: import from SIM card

To copy contacts from the phone’s internal memory to the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Scroll to and select SIM Phone Book.
  5. Tap the desired contact.
  6. Tap Full Menu.
  7. Tap Add to Contacts.
  8. If desired, enter additional contact information.
  9. When finished, press the Menu key.
  10. Select Save.

 

 

Copy contact: export to SIM card

To copy contacts from the SIM card memory to the phone’s internal memory, follow these steps:

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Tap the desired contact.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Scroll to and select Copy to SIM Phone Book.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Select Save.

 

 

Delete contact

To delete contacts from the phone book, follow these steps:

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Highlight the desired contact.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Scroll to and select Delete.
  6. Confirm you wish to delete the contact.

 

 

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Groups

Add contacts to a caller group

To add contacts to a caller group, follow these steps:

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Tap the caller group you want to add contacts to.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Select Edit Group.
  6. Press the Menu key.
  7. Select Add Member.
  8. Scroll to and tap the contact you want to add.
  9. Press the Escape key.
  10. Tap Save.

 

 

Create a caller group

To create a caller group, follow these steps:

 

  1. If necessary, touch the bottom of the Home screen to expand the Applications panel.
  2. Tap the Contacts icon.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Scroll to and select New Group.
  5. Enter a name for the new group using the keyboard.
  6. Press the Enter key on the keyboard.
  7. Press the Menu key.
  8. Select Add Member.
  9. Scroll to and tap the contact you want to add.
  10. Press the Escape key.
  11. Tap Save.

 

 

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