Droid Bionic Tricks to Remember
Part of the Droid Bionic For Dummies Cheat Sheet
Using a Droid Bionic smartphone means easy web access, fun with apps, and more. Boost your Droid Bionic productivity with these handy time-saving tricks (which might even strengthen your hopeless addiction to your new smartphone).
If you don't plan on using the phone for a while – and you seriously need some peace – put the Droid Bionic to sleep: Press and hold the Power Lock button and choose the Sleep command. Press and hold the Power Lock button again to wake up the phone.
Dictation! You can speak into the phone as an effective and quick alternative to using the onscreen keyboard.
Use the Swype keyboard for rapid text entry.
Press and hold a key on the onscreen keyboard to confirm that your stubby fingers have selected the right character.
Spread your fingers to zoom into a web page, where it's much easier to click on links.
Quickly put the Droid Bionic into vibration mode by pressing the Down Volume button until the phone jiggles.
When you're on the phone, press the power button to lock the phone and turn off the touchscreen.
When downloading updates, new apps, or for faster Web browsing, activate the Droid Bionic's WiFi.
Use the Search soft button to look for things on the phone, on the Internet, or in a specific app.