BlackBerry Bold For Dummies

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Overview

Set up your BlackBerry Bold, get online, get organized, and manage your life

The BlackBerry is the number one smartphone in the corporate world. Feature-rich and complex, the Bold is among the most popular handhelds for business users.

BlackBerry Bold For Dummies covers the GPS, Wi-Fi, mobile streaming, HSDPA network speed, Media Sync, and dozens of other features that make ...

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Overview

Set up your BlackBerry Bold, get online, get organized, and manage your life

The BlackBerry is the number one smartphone in the corporate world. Feature-rich and complex, the Bold is among the most popular handhelds for business users.

BlackBerry Bold For Dummies covers the GPS, Wi-Fi, mobile streaming, HSDPA network speed, Media Sync, and dozens of other features that make BlackBerry Bold the #1 choice of workers on the go.

  • Shows how to use the QWERTY keyboard and send and receive e-mail and PIN to PIN messages
  • Explains how to manage your calendar, appointments, and contacts on the Bold
  • Provides tips on taking photos, making phone calls, using the Media Player, and surfing the Web
  • Covers interconnecting applications, syncing with your desktop, and getting where you’re going using BlackBerry Maps and GPS
  • Includes practical information about power usage as well as tips on navigating the Bold interface
  • Demonstrates using the enhanced BlackBerry Messenger feature to instant message, chat with groups, check availability of your contacts, and track delivery of your messages

Whether you're new to the BlackBerry family or are upgrading from an earlier BlackBerry model, you'll discover that BlackBerry Bold For Dummies helps you get more done and have more fun with your BlackBerry Bold.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470525401
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 10/19/2009
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 364
  • Sales rank: 880,790
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Dante Sarigumba has more than 12 years of experience indeveloping software on an array of environments, and cohosts abiweekly podcast called Mobile Computing Authority.

Robert Kao has been developing extensively on the BlackBerryhandheld platform for an investment bank in New York City.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with BlackBerry Bold 7

Chapter 1: Your BlackBerry Isn’t an Edible Fruit 9

Chapter 2: Navigating the BlackBerry Bold 19

Chapter 3: Turning On Your BlackBerry Bold — And KeepingIt Happy 29

Part II: Organizing with Bold 51

Chapter 4: Remembering and Locating Your Acquaintances 53

Chapter 5: Never Miss Another Appointment 83

Chapter 6: Creating To-Do’s and Keeping Your Words 97

Chapter 7: Calling Your Favorite Person 115

Part III: Getting Online with Your Bold 133

Chapter 8: You’ve Got (Lots of) E-Mail 135

Chapter 9: Too Cool for E-Mail 161

Chapter 10: Surfi ng the Internet Wave 187

Chapter 11: Getting Around with GPS 213

Part IV: Music, Pictures, and Movies on Your Bold 219

Chapter 12: Taking Great Pictures and Videos 221

Chapter 13: Satisfy Your Senses with the Media Player 237

Chapter 14: Managing Media Files 251

Part V: Working with Desktop Manager and PocketMac259

Chapter 15: Syncing the Synchronize Way 261

Chapter 16: Syncing the PocketMac Way 277

Chapter 17: Switching Devices 285

Chapter 18: Protecting Your Information 293

Chapter 19: Installing and Managing Third-Party Applications303

Part VI: The Part of Tens 313

Chapter 20: Ten Great Accessories 315

Chapter 21: Ten Must-Have Applications 321

Index 325

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