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Old 01-01-2008, 06:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a small issue with my bberry turning the suretype function off. i can type an email now, send it, 3 min later try to type another one but the suretype is off this time.... what am i doing wrong? is there a shortcut or a key that i am not aware of?
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Old 01-01-2008, 07:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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If I recall correctly in a past Pearl OS, the * key was a shortcut to toggle Suretype to MultiTap. Press the * key in any text field.
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on the bberry pearl the * button opens up the symbols field in any text...
outside the txt it's a shortcut for unread messages.
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it keeps doing that...not only on mine but on so many others bberries...
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Later OS's that shortcut for SureType/MultiTap was removed.
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