Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 52

To hide a Home screen icon on a BlackBerry Wireless Handheld: 1 - Select an ... Handheld Guides forum

  1. #1
    vyperz's Avatar
    vyperz no está en línea Device Pro
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    PIN/ID
    240F667B
    Posts
    660

    Post How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    Advertisement



    To hide a Home screen icon on a BlackBerry Wireless Handheld:

    1 - Select an icon on the handheld Home screen.
    2 - Press the Alt key and click the trackwheel.
    3 - From the drop down menu select Hide Icon.

    To reveal a hidden icon on the Home screen:

    1 - Select any icon on the handheld Home screen.
    2 - Press the Alt key and click the trackwheel.
    3 - From the drop down menu select Show All.

    To rearrange/move the icons on the handheld,

    1 - Press the ALT key and select an icon you would like to move by clicking the trackwheel.
    2 - Select 'Move Application' from the dialog box.
    3 - Using the trackwheel, move the icon to the desired location.
    4 - To place the icon, click the trackwheel.


    If you need more assistance, feel free to contact me.
    Last edited by vyperz; 05-07-2006 at 02:03 AM.
    vipz o';'o

    Pinstack.com ~ where Blackberry Professionals Connect!
    Get your Pinstack Gear here!~

  2. #2
    hayden's Avatar
    hayden no está en línea Stack Mod
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    PIN/ID
    ask
    Posts
    12,440

    Re: How to - Hide and show Home screen icons

    updated with How to rearrange the icons on the handheld, by vyperz

  3. #3
    nremtb's Avatar
    nremtb no está en línea Stack level 3
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    PIN/ID
    203c2d33
    Posts
    223

    Re: How to - Hide and show Home screen icons

    thanks for the tip now i can have all my most used stuff up top.

  4. #4
    spikus's Avatar
    spikus no está en línea Stack level 3
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    PIN/ID
    317a9127
    Posts
    130

    Re: How to - Hide and show Home screen icons

    ~~Posted via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~~thanks. Was wondering if it was possible to hide or move apps

  5. #5
    vyperz's Avatar
    vyperz no está en línea Device Pro
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    PIN/ID
    240F667B
    Posts
    660

    Re: How to - Hide and show Home screen icons

    Quote Originally Posted by spikus
    ~~Posted via BB (wap.pinstack.com)~~thanks. Was wondering if it was possible to hide or move apps
    Yes, as it states above... you can re-arrange/move or hide icons/application icon.
    vipz o';'o

    Pinstack.com ~ where Blackberry Professionals Connect!
    Get your Pinstack Gear here!~

  6. #6
    naviwilliams's Avatar
    naviwilliams no está en línea Stack level 4
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    742

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    What I want to know is, on the 7100g or 7100t is the a maximum number of icons you can hide? I have 4 internet email accounts, and seems I can only hide three. Now, from time to time, I can change to 'another' theme and hide more icons, but...

  7. #7
    SHAWNY's Avatar
    SHAWNY no está en línea Stack level 3
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    PIN/ID
    4013F062
    Posts
    129

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    Thanks, I needed that
    ~~Shhhh dont tell~~

  8. #8
    cp6169's Avatar
    cp6169 no está en línea Device Pro
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    PIN/ID
    3056468b
    Posts
    14,661

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    Quote Originally Posted by navilyn
    What I want to know is, on the 7100g or 7100t is the a maximum number of icons you can hide? I have 4 internet email accounts, and seems I can only hide three. Now, from time to time, I can change to 'another' theme and hide more icons, but...
    Im on the 7100i and can hide as many as I want, Im gonna try to hide them all see if it works! Anyone with this phone having the same issue (7100g or t)?

  9. #9
    naviwilliams's Avatar
    naviwilliams no está en línea Stack level 4
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    742

    Question Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    Quote Originally Posted by cp6169
    Im on the 7100i and can hide as many as I want, Im gonna try to hide them all see if it works! Anyone with this phone having the same issue (7100g or t)?
    Let me ask you this, what theme are you presentl using?

  10. #10
    dojomaster's Avatar
    dojomaster no está en línea Stack level 2
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    PIN/ID
    25094ED2
    Posts
    20

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    great post. wondered fr a long time if it is possible

  11. #11
    cp6169's Avatar
    cp6169 no está en línea Device Pro
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    PIN/ID
    3056468b
    Posts
    14,661

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    Quote Originally Posted by navilyn
    Let me ask you this, what theme are you presentl using?
    Im using my own created themes, but I put back BB Insight Icon, which comes standard ont he 7100i, and started hiding them. Got halfway through and decided if I didnt stop it would take me all day to unhide them!

  12. #12
    Bellidansa's Avatar
    Bellidansa no está en línea Stack level 3
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    PIN/ID
    Pls Ask
    Posts
    299

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    Its a beautiful thing !!

    My only problem is I forget which software I have installed, b/c I hide them and forget about em'....

    Must mean I do not need it ! LOL

  13. #13
    cp6169's Avatar
    cp6169 no está en línea Device Pro
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    PIN/ID
    3056468b
    Posts
    14,661

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    I have so much software on mine Im just like bellidansa, I forget about most of them until I unhide apps and realize what I actually have. I guess its the fact of knowing I can do everything, but not actually needing to.

  14. #14
    nbudros's Avatar
    nbudros no está en línea Stack level 1
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    11

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    THANKS most important thread yet. for me.

  15. #15
    Rcbjr's Avatar
    Rcbjr no está en línea Stack Pro
    Join Date
    May 2006
    PIN/ID
    PM - Ask
    Posts
    14,848

    Re: How to: Hide and show Home screen icons

    nbudros, Welcome to PinStack.

    Let us know if there is anything we can do to help with your BB.

    Rcbjr
    You Ask, We Will Answer
    Can’t Install theme via DM?No Additional Apps Found for Your Device
    Links to Usefull KB Articles

Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •