Manage apps: BlackBerry Curve 8520

Learn how to hide, show, uninstall, and clear cache for apps on the BlackBerry Curve 8520. Find out more on this page:

 

Clear app

Hide or show apps

Pre-installed apps

 

 

Clear app

Clear app cache and data

We're sorry, this feature is not available on your device.

 

 

Uninstall app

To uninstall third-party apps, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Select Options.
  4. Depending on the software version, you may have to select Advanced Options.
  5. Scroll to and select Applications.
  6. Scroll to the desired application.
  7. Press the Menu key.
  8. Select Delete.

 

 

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Hide or show apps

Hide apps

Although you may be unable to uninstall some preloaded apps, you may be able to hide and disable them. This causes them to hide from the Apps menu and not perform updates.

 

To hide or disable preloaded apps, follow these steps:

 

  1. On the Home screen, highlight the desired application.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select Hide.

 

 

Show apps

To show or enable preloaded apps you have hidden, follow these steps:

 

  1. On the Home screen, press the Menu key until the menu on the bottom left appears.
  2. Select Show All or Show All Icons.
    • Note: If there is no Show All option, there are no hidden icons.
  3. Highlight the desired icon.
  4. Press the Menu key.
  5. Clear the check next to Hide or select Unhide.

 

 

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Pre-installed apps

Pre-installed apps

The following apps are pre-installed on the device:

 

  • Messages
  • Text Messages
  • Contacts
  • Browser
  • web2go
  • Music
  • Videos
  • Pictures
  • Ringtones
  • Video Camera
  • Camera
  • Voice Notes Recorder
  • Voice Notes
  • Calendar
  • Phone
  • BlackBerry Messenger
  • Clock
  • BlackBerry World
  • Maps
  • YouTube
  • MemoPad
  • Tasks
  • Calculator
  • Documents to Go
  • Password Keeper
  • Social Feeds
  • FaceBook
  • Twitter
  • Windows Live Messenger
  • Yahoo Messenger
  • Google Talk
  • Files
  • BrickBreaker
  • Word Mole
  • Options
  • Setup
  • Profiles
  • Manage Connections
  • Help
  • Power Off

 

 

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