Features

You can use the Plazmic® Theme Builder and Plazmic Composer to create themes and multimedia content for a wide range of devices and multiple versions of the BlackBerry® Device Software.

Table 1. Plazmic Theme Builder
Feature Benefit
create fully customized themes Design and develop unique UIs, Home screen and banner icons, fonts, wallpaper backgrounds, buttons, and more.
customize banners Banner customization includes the ability to create full screen banners and hide individual banner items. Reposition, resize, and redesign banner icons for your custom theme.
customize the Home screen and phone screen backgrounds Backgrounds for each Home screen and each of the phone screens are customizable.
completely customize the Lock screen and Home screens You can completely customize the Lock screen and Home screen with animation using SVG files.
organize theme resources using catalogs The Plazmic Theme Builder catalogs enable you to save commonly used images and colors for re-use.
include web links on themed screens Each theme can contain multiple web links. Provide links to web pages directly from the Applications screen.
customize cursor navigation You can customize the cursor navigation path by creating a specific set of rules for the cursor navigation.
test themes on the desktop Use the BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator to test themes for your device type before you distribute it to actual devices.
Table 2. Plazmic Composer
Feature Benefit
create more dynamic content using SVG Develop content using vector graphics, animation, and sound using thePlazmic Composer. Use this content in themes you develop in the Plazmic Theme Builder.
Adobe® Flash® support You can import .swf files into the Plazmic Composer for use in animated screens.
access applications from theme elements Theme buttons in the Plazmic Composer enable you to start applications.
test content on the desktop Use the BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator to test dynamic content for your device type before you distribute it to actual devices.

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