Gestures & navigation

Gestures & navigation

Control your device by making specific movements with your hand.

  1. The Device keyboard enters all characters, symbols, and numbers.
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  2. The Power key turns the device on and off, and locks the device screen.
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  3. The Volume keys are used to control device volume.
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  4. The Voice command key is used to activate voice commands.
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  5. To view the Device Settings menu, from the home screen, swipe down from the top of the screen.
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  6. To minimize an app, swipe up from the bottom of the screen to the top of the screen.
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  7. To close a running application, tap the 'X' icon after minimizing the app.
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  8. To peek at BlackBerry Hub, swipe from left to right on the running apps screen, or the apps grid if there are no running apps.
    Note: Swipe back to the left to close BlackBerry Hub. Swipe all the way to the right to open.
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  9. To view options, touch and hold the desired icon. For example, on the home screen, touch and hold an icon to move or delete it.
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  10. Swipe down from the top of most screens and apps to view available settings.
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