Using your Blackberry Pearl is so much faster when you know the shortcuts. Some of the shortcuts are common to all BlackBerry Pearl applications. Knowing the following shortcuts is a great timesaver and improves your BlackBerry Pearl experience significantly.

Action Shortcut
Move up in a screen 3
Move down in a screen 9
Move to the top of the screen 1
Move to the bottom of the screen 7
Move to a menu item First letter of the menu item
Switch applications Alt + Escape
Go to the Home screen End
Lock the keyboard *
Unlock the keyboard Send + *
Toggle between Default and Vibrate profiles #
Move to next item 6
Move to previous item 4
Exit or back to previous screen Escape