BlackBerry Pearl Typing Shortcuts - dummies

BlackBerry Pearl Typing Shortcuts

By Robert Kao, Dante Sarigumba

Part of BlackBerry Pearl 3G For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Speed up your typing on the BlackBerry Pearl with these handy shortcuts. The typing shortcuts on your BlackBerry Pearl are especially helpful when composing or replying to an e-mail. You can use these shortcuts with any BlackBerry application:

Action Shortcut
Turn on Num lock Alt + Shift
Turn off Num lock Alt
Capitalize a letter Letter, pressed down
Insert a period Space twice
Insert @ or a period in an e-mail address Space
Select text Shift and scroll trackpad
Cancel text selection Escape
Copy selected text Alt + trackpad
Cut selected text Shift + Del
Paste selected text Shift + trackpad
Type an accented or a special character Press down on letter and scroll trackpad left or right
Type a symbol Symbol
Switch between input languages Alt + Enter