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Change what happens when you type on the Home screen

Before you begin: Depending on your typing input language, you might not be able to use shortcut keys to open applications.
  1. On the Home screen, press the Image of Menu key key > Options.
    • To search your BlackBerry® device or the Internet when you type on the Home screen, change the Launch by Typing field to Universal Search.
    • To open applications when you press shortcut keys, change the Launch by Typing field to Application Shortcuts.
  2. Press the Image of the Menu key key > Save.

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