Originally Posted by NJBlackBerry
Rumor has it that this information is right in the online help system on the BlackBerry itself.
I've also heard that it's in the manual. Rumor has it that the following text can be found on page 22 of the User Guide for the Pearl:
| Dial using numbers or letters |
When you type a letter in a phone number, your BlackBerry® device dials the number that is associated with the letter on a conventional
- To type a number, press a number key.
- To type the first letter on a key, hold the Alt key. Press the letter key once.
- To type the second letter on a key, hold the Alt key. Press the letter key twice.