BlackBerry Bold 9900

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AT&T Navigator

Get the most updated maps and directions plus traffic updates and one-click re-routing around congestion.

Browse the Web

Open an Internet browser and navigate to a web page.

Browser options

Save your favorite web pages so you can easily find them again.

Turn-by-turn navigation

Type or speak your destination into your phone or search for destinations by category.


Battery optimization

There are several settings you can adjust on your device to conserve your battery.

Charge the battery

This article describes how to charge the battery of the device.



Save contact info such as phone numbers, email and addresses in your device's address book.

In-call options

These are features to help you manage your phone call.

Make & receive a call

Make a call by directly dialing a number.

Speed dial

Save frequently dialed numbers to a speed dial directory.


Airplane mode

The feature allows you to use your device without a wireless signal.


Pair your device with a Bluetooth headset or other devices such as car connections, printers and PCs.

Connect to Wi-Fi

Connect to a home, office or public hotspot Wi-Fi network with a few simple steps.

Mobile hotspot

Turn your device into a portable Wi-Fi hotspot and share your mobile broadband connection with one or more computers.


This article will demonstrate how to set up Near Field Communications on your device.

USB tethering

Use the USB cable to connect your device to a computer and share your device's internet connection.


Use Wi-Fi network connections to save on your mobile data usage.


Adjust volume

Change the loudness of your ringtone.

Device layout

Device keys allow quick access to lock your screen, change volume, go to the homescreen and other functions.

Device setup

Learn how to set up our device.

Gestures & navigation

This describes the primary actions needed to interact with your device.

Insert SIM & memory card

A memory card expands the storage capacity for music, photos and programs on your device.

Insert SIM card

The SIM card accesses the wireless network and is often pre-installed.

Keyboard & typing

This article describes the different functions of the keys on the physical keyboard.

Learn & customize the home screen

Add, delete or move application shortcuts and widgets to view the info you want in the location you prefer.

Learn the home screen

The main homescreen delivers the latest info such as new message notifications and upcoming appts as well as offers shortcuts to frequently used applications such as email and web.

On screen navigation

This article describes how to zoom in or out of certain screens on your mobile device.

Power device on or off

The power button is generally found on the top or side edge of your device.

What's in the box

These items are in the box with your new BlackBerry Bold 9900.


BlackBerry Messenger

Setup a BlackBerry Messenger account.

Send & receive email

Create and send an email from your device.

Send & receive messages

Create a new text and send it.

Set up email

Add your email accounts so you can read and send email on your device.


Alarm clock

Use your handset to wake you up or to remind you of important appointments.


Create a new appointment in your device calendar.


Camera & video settings

Access and adjust settings such as flash, white balance and contrast to take the best pictures.

Play music

Listen to your favorite music.

Take a picture

Use the device to take a picture and store it in memory.

Take a video

Record video right to your mobile device.

Transfer media to & from computer

Copy photos or other media between your device and a computer.


Change alerts

Change the way your devices notifies you of new messages, missed calls and new voicemails.

Change ringtones

Set a new ringtone.

Change wallpaper

Customize your screen's wallpaper with your own photo or a preloaded background.

Date & time

Manually change the date and time to keep up with your travel.


Adjust the brightness and the time until your screen goes to sleep to balance ease of use with battery optimization.

Ring & vibrate settings

Turn off your ringer or set the phone completely to silent when desired.


Balance ease of use with battery conservation by changing the length of inactive time before your device goes to sleep.


Software version

Learn how to update the software of the BlackBerry Bold 9900


View device software version

Find the current firmware version and available updates to stay up to date.


Available memory

Find how much storage space is available on your memory card.

Find IMEI & serial number

Find your devices unique identifier code.

Software update

Learn how to update the software of the BlackBerry Bold 9900


View call log

Quickly answer or send a call to voicemail.


Reset device

Perform a quick reboot or erase all data on your device with a master reset.


Set up voicemail

VIsual voicemail makes it easier to manage your voicemail.