Search shortcuts

Depending on the typing input language that you are using, some shortcuts might not be available.

Search for an item on your BlackBerry® device

Start typing on the Home screen.

Search for a contact in a list of contacts

Type part or all of a contact name, or type initials separated by a space.

Search for text in a message

Press S

Search for text in a file or an attachment

Press F

Search for text on a web page

Press F

Search for text in a presentation

Press F

Note: You can change what happens when you type on the Home screen.

To search for text in a presentation, you must view the presentation in text view or in text and slide view.

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