On the BlackBerry Keyboard, touch and hold the letter that you want to add the
When accented characters appear above
the letter, slide your finger onto the accented character that you want to
Lift your finger.
Tip: To type an uppercase accented
character, tap first. Or, when your finger is on the
accented character that you want to type, if you pause before you lift your finger
the accented character changes to uppercase.
Type a symbol or number
On the lower-left side of the BlackBerry Keyboard, tap the Symbol
key. The appearance of this key varies depending on the language that you're
Tap the symbol or number that you want to type.
If you don't see the symbol you want, touch and hold a related symbol.
Slide your finger onto the symbol you want to type or tap to see all the remaining symbols.