Configure the Screen and Keyboard Settings for the RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 using Handheld Software Version 6.0

Configure the Screen and Keyboard Settings for the RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 using Handheld Software Version 6.0


Advisory

The following information applies to the RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 using Handheld Software Version 6.0. To determine the RIM BlackBerry model number and Handheld Software version, click here.

Instructions

RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 Keypad Layout

  1. On the Home screen, open the All tray, then select the Options icon  (to select, press the trackpad or tap the screen).
  2. Scroll to and select the desired option: 
          
     
    • Display
      1. Scroll to and select Screen Display.
        NOTE:  Select this option to configure theme, font and backlighting.
         
          
      2. The "Screen Display" screen will be displayed.
           
         
      3. In the following fields, select the desired option:
        FieldDescription
        Font FamilySet the font family for all system applications.
        Font SizeSet the font size for all system applications.
        Font StyleSet the font style for all system applications.
        Font SmoothingEnable or disable font clarity.
        Backlight BrightnessChange the brightness of the backlight.
        Backlight TimeoutChange the length of time the backlight stays on.
        Automatically Dim BacklightStop the backlight from adjusting to lighting conditions.
        LED Coverage IndicatorToggles LED Coverage Indicator.
        ThemeDisplays current theme.
              
    • Typing and Input
      • Language
        1. Select Language.
           
        2. The Language screen will be displayed.
            
            
        3. In the following fields, select the desired option: 

          • Languages
            FieldDescription
            Display LanguageSet the desired display language for all text on the device.
            Global Name DisplayConfigure whether names are displayed as First, Last or Last, First.
            Typing LanguageSet the desired typing language for all text on the device.
            Voice Dialing LanguageSet the language for voice commands.
              

          • Language Switcher
            FieldDescription
            Shortcut KeysSet shortcut key configuration for switching languages. 
            Prompt on SwitchEnable or disable prompt when switching languages.
            Quick SelectEnable or disable quick select.
            Display IconConfigure the language display icon options.
               
      • Keyboard
        1. Scroll to and select Keyboard.  
           
            
        2. The Keyboard screen will be displayed.
           
           
        3. In the following fields, select the desired option:
          Field Description
          Key ToneEnable or disable tones on key press.
          Open Virtual Keyboard on Slider CloseEnable or disable virtual keyboard.
          Key RateSet the cursor speed.
          Keyboard LayoutSelect between a full keyboard and a reduced keyboard.
          Portrait Keyboard TypeSet the keyboard style while in Portrait view.
          Show Key IndicatorEnable or disable show key indicators.
          Currency Key
          NOTE: This option is only available for devices using handheld software version 6.0.0.410 and later.
          Set the default currency key.
            
      • Touchscreen Sensitivity
        1. Select Touchscreen Sensitivity.
            
            
        2. The Touchscreen Sensitivity screen will be displayed.
           
           
        3. In the following fields, select the desired option:
          FieldDescription
          Tap IntervalSelect the desired tap interval.
          Hover PeriodSelect the desired hover period.
          Swipe SensitivitySelect the desired swipe sensitivity.
             
      • Trackpad Sensitivity
        1. Select Trackpad Sensitivity
        2. The Trackpad Sensitivity screen will be displayed.
            
            
        3. In the following fields, select the desired option:  
          FieldDescription
          Horizontal SensitivityChange the horizontal sensitivity of the trackpad.
          Vertical SensitivityChange the vertical sensitivity of the trackpad.
          Audible RollMute trackpad sounds.
           
  3. Press the Menu key, then select Save.  
       

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