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Troubleshoot the BlackBerry PlayBook HDMI Output

As spectacular as the high-definition touchscreen of the BlackBerry PlayBook is when you hold it in your hands, it’s absolutely stunning when connected to an HD television or projector. That said, the [more…]

How to Reset a BlackBerry ID Password for Your PlayBook

The BlackBerry ID is an essential part of the BlackBerry PlayBook and BlackBerry smartphone experience. You’ll need it for things like updates and upgrades to the operating system, using services like [more…]

Create Your Own Wallpaper for Your BlackBerry PlayBook

Although you can select one of your own images to serve as your home page background on your BlackBerry PlayBook, the image might get cropped or squeezed or otherwise changed. That’s because the OS is [more…]

Add a Browser Shortcut to Your BlackBerry PlayBook

Is there a web page that’s so important to your lifestyle and business that you need it one finger tap away from the home page on your BlackBerry PlayBook? Things like the Boston Red Sox season stats, [more…]

Remove an App from Your BlackBerry PlayBook

Nothing lasts forever, including what was once an ineluctable fascination with a new app. You have two ways to remove an app from your BlackBerry PlayBook. The first keeps an electronic safety net in case [more…]

How to Restore a Backup to Your BlackBerry PlayBook

The BlackBerry Desktop Software, installed on a personal or laptop computer, is a powerful assistant to any PlayBook user. You can back up data and apps on your tablet and later restore some [more…]

Prioritize Your WiFi Networks for Your BlackBerry PlayBook

As through this world you wander, you’ll see many WiFi networks you may choose to use. The BlackBerry PlayBook will keep track of those with which you have had successful communication, and sooner or later [more…]

BlackBerry PlayBook Audio File Standards

The BlackBerry PlayBook can make music from four common file formats. Three of the four use compression to make the files smaller; with that compression comes a bit of fidelity loss, although whether or [more…]

Play Tetris on Your BlackBerry PlayBook

Tetris is one of two games that comes with the basic suite of apps on your BlackBerry PlayBook. It’s back to the future with Tetris, a classic electronic game. [more…]

The Galaxy Tab Home Screens

The main screen on the Galaxy Tab is called the Home screen. There are actually five Home screen panels, each of which you can adorn with icons, widgets, and sneeze globs. Only the sneeze globs are easily [more…]

Basic Galaxy Tab Touchscreen Operations

It takes a certain finesse to work a touchscreen gizmo like the Galaxy Tab. Here are some of the common operations you can perform using your fingers on the Galaxy Tab's touchscreen: [more…]

Galaxy Tab Tricks to Remember

You can get more done quickly on your Galaxy Tab if you know a few tricks. Here’s an assortment of handy time-saving tricks for you to keep in mind while you use, abuse, or excuse the Galaxy Tab: [more…]

Galaxy Tab Help and Support

For whatever reason, something might go wrong with your Galaxy Tab. When things get really tough, you'll need to contact either Samsung itself or your cellular service provider. Here are their contact [more…]

The Galaxy Tab Buttons

The Galaxy Tab features various icon buttons, found around the touchscreen. You use the buttons to manipulate apps or to control the Galaxy Tab. They provide a welcome consistency, so knowing how they [more…]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

It’s really a heck of a gizmo, so much so that a major fruit company has sued Samsung over its marvelous Galaxy Tab 10.1. That fact plays to no audience here, because though it may be marvelous and lawsuit-worthy [more…]

The Galaxy Note Home Screens

The main screen on the Samsung Galaxy Note is called the Home screen. You can have as many as seven Home screen panels to organize your apps and widgets, as illustrated here: [more…]

The Galaxy Note Soft Buttons

The Samsung Galaxy Note features four soft buttons, which you will use to carry out common everyday tasks. These soft buttons are found below the touchscreen. Here's how each of them let you navigate your [more…]

Galaxy Note Touchscreen Operations

You can perform several basic actions on your Samsung Galaxy Note's touchscreen. It's simply a matter of teaching your fingers to do what you want them to do, but you'll be an old pro in no time.. [more…]

Galaxy Note S Pen Tricks

The Samsung Galaxy Note's S pen works like your finger on the touchscreen, but with one advantage: it’s more precise. Press and hold the S Pen button to activate different features of your Galaxy Note: [more…]

Galaxy Note Things to Remember

The Samsung Galaxy Note is so powerful and multifunctional that it can seem overwhelming. Keep this assortment of handy, time-saving tricks in mind to boost your Galaxy Note productivity [more…]

Galaxy Note Help and Support

As great and useful as technologies like the Samsung Galaxy Note are, there's always a chance of a malfunction, a frozen app, or a hungry dog with a taste for handhelds. If you ever find yourself in truly [more…]

Samsung Galaxy Note For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Samsung's Galaxy Note gives you connectivity, a roomy screen, the ability to draw pictures, and the wealth of applications and consistency that come with an Android phone. This Cheat Sheet provides you [more…]

Schedule Automatic Backups on Your Blackberry Pearl

You can schedule automatic backups on your Blackberry Pearl in six quick steps. When you schedule automated backups of your BlackBerry Pearl, you can really have peace of mind when it comes to preventing [more…]

Add Wallpaper to the BlackBerry Pearl Home Screen

Like your desktop PC, you can customize your BlackBerry Pearl to have personalized wallpaper for your Home screen. Set an image to be your BlackBerry Home screen background by using the BlackBerry Media [more…]

Save Web Page Addresses on Your Blackberry Pearl

While you're viewing a web page on your BlackBerry Pearl, simply use the Browser menu to save that page's address. By doing so, you can return to a page without manually entering the same address. [more…]

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