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Old 12-16-2009, 08:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Any way to disable the Lock button on the top of the Bold?

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I'm on BES and often bump the lock button since it is the entire upper left corner of the phone. It's a pain to have to re-key my password all the time. Is there a way to disable or re-assign it?
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Default haven't found one

Haven't found one; unless you hack the OS. Work Around: I bought a clear (smoke colored) hard plastic case for mine. Protects it in a fall, looks cooler and makes the Lock button just a bit harder to press by accident (or impossible to press by accident really). You can buy them on ebay from $5-$8 dollars. VERY easy work around and it protects the BB from short falls and scratches.

I already dropped my once in the clear case on concrete. The case 'separated' and took the impact from the phone. The phone wasn't even scratched!

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If you're on BES, there could be a policy to auto lock your phone...
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There is but I set the time out for an hour. I just don't like bumping the button.
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i don't have a solution for you, just came to post about the same thing.

although, i am on BES and i dont have a password on my phone, i just press the lock button to unlock. however, when it is in my pocket, sometimes the stby button gets pressed and the phone goes into stby mode. i hate taking it out, holding stby button and then i have to press the unlock button.

i liked the recessed buttons better.
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Yeah, it's a PITA

Lock button too sensitive too?
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