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Tips: Doing things quickly

For full instructions, click the links under Related information at the bottom.

Use the Quick Access area to access popular options

Highlight and click an area at the top of the Home screen to access options such as changing your ring tone, setting the alarm, viewing notifications, and turning on or off network connections.

See all the apps and folders on the Home screen, or minimize your view and view the wallpaper

On the navigation bar, click All.

Switch to another app

Press and hold the Image of Menu key key. Click an app.
Note: The other app might still be running in the background.

Open an app with a convenience key

Press a convenience key on the side of your device.
Note: You can customize which app a convenience key opens.

Use pop-up menus

Pop-up menus provide common available actions, and appear in the center of the screen. For example, you can use the pop-up menu in a message to file, forward, or reply to the message. To open a pop-up menu, press and hold the trackpad. To select a command, click the trackpad.

Switch to the Favorites, Media, Downloads, and Frequent views

On the Home screen, highlight All on the navigation bar and slide your finger on the trackpad right or left.

Add an app to the Favorites view

Highlight an app on the Home screen or in a folder. Press the Image of Menu key key > Mark as Favorite.

Change options for the Home screen such as the wallpaper

On the Home screen, press the Image of Menu key key > Options.

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