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Type text using multi-tap

Before you begin: To perform this task, you must be using your BlackBerry® device in portrait view.
Perform any of the following actions:
  • To type the first letter on a key, press the letter key once.
  • To type the second letter on a key, press the letter key twice.
  • To type the third letter on a key, press the letter key three times.
  • To type the fourth letter on a key, press the letter key four times.
For example, to type run, you would press the R key twice, the U key once, and the N key twice.

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