BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-29-2007, 08:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default How do I dial #

Please Login to Remove!

I have this come up recently alot. When dialing my bank of my voicemail at work, how in the world do I dial the #? Since its linked to the Q button, and when I press shift it just puts a Q, what do I need to do to dial the #.

Any help is appreciated.
Offline  
Old 11-29-2007, 08:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
Grumpy Moderator
 
NJBlackBerry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey
Model: SGS7
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 27,916
Post Thanks: 32
Thanked 460 Times in 396 Posts
Default

Welcome to BB Forums,

Press and hold the ALT key and press the #
Offline  
Old 11-29-2007, 08:50 PM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

LOL Ive tried that it doesnt work, it just puts a Q when im trying to log into my account through my bank. The bank doesnt recognize it as being a #.

Also my voicemail at work doesnt recognize it either.
Offline  
Old 11-29-2007, 09:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
No longer Registered.
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: *
Posts: 697
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Just hit #. Forget that it's linked to a letter, just hit the button. When in phone mode the numbers/symbols take presidence over the normal keyboard functions which means that to get the letters you'd need to press ALT.

So, just push the button without anything else.
Offline  
Old 11-29-2007, 09:50 PM   #5 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

JRSCCivic98 thanks, it works great.

I kept trying to hit shift and alt to get to the #. Thanks again, I really appreciate it!!!
Offline  
Old 11-29-2007, 09:54 PM   #6 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 3
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

When I go to my voicemail, I just enter my pin and hit # and it works.
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 12:43 AM   #7 (permalink)
No longer Registered.
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: *
Posts: 697
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by pikkashoe View Post
JRSCCivic98 thanks, it works great.

I kept trying to hit shift and alt to get to the #. Thanks again, I really appreciate it!!!
You're welcome.

JRSCCivic98 = 1
NJBlackBerry (with 13,000+ posts) = 0
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 01:15 AM   #8 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: Z30
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,921
Post Thanks: 61
Thanked 258 Times in 185 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JRSCCivic98 View Post
You're welcome.

JRSCCivic98 = 1
NJBlackBerry (with 13,000+ posts) = 0
Smooth move, exlax.
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 06:29 AM   #9 (permalink)
Grumpy Moderator
 
NJBlackBerry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey
Model: SGS7
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 27,916
Post Thanks: 32
Thanked 460 Times in 396 Posts
Default

Put enough monkeys in a room with typewriters and eventually you get Shakespeare. Even JRS is right once in a blue moon.

This was it.
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 09:44 AM   #10 (permalink)
BlackBerry Genius
 
hdawg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Model: hdawg
PIN: port3101.org
Carrier: hdawg
Posts: 6,632
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NJBlackBerry View Post
Put enough monkeys in a room with typewriters and eventually you get Shakespeare. Even JRS is right once in a blue moon.

This was it.
Definitely not from my family tree ...
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 10:56 AM   #11 (permalink)
No longer Registered.
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: *
Posts: 697
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

:lol:
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 11:05 AM   #12 (permalink)
New Member
 
jsconyers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: In a van down by the river.
Model: NOTE2
OS: 4.1
PIN: <- Where do I find this?
Carrier: Sprint
Posts: 15,099
Post Thanks: 152
Thanked 152 Times in 125 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JRSCCivic98 View Post
You're welcome.

JRSCCivic98 = 1
NJBlackBerry (with 13,000+ posts) = 0
Wow, I never realised this was a competition. I am glad i never looked at it like that, I would probably be the only one in the forums with a negative score
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 11:12 AM   #13 (permalink)
No longer Registered.
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Model: 8830
PIN: N/A
Carrier: *
Posts: 697
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

It amazes me how many on this forum can't take a joke. You guys must be very old and set in your ways. :shakeshead:
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 11:16 AM   #14 (permalink)
New Member
 
jsconyers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: In a van down by the river.
Model: NOTE2
OS: 4.1
PIN: <- Where do I find this?
Carrier: Sprint
Posts: 15,099
Post Thanks: 152
Thanked 152 Times in 125 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JRSCCivic98 View Post
It amazes me how many on this forum can't take a joke. You guys must be very old and set in your ways. :shakeshead:
Indeed, as my comment was a joke as well. I guess sometimes sarcasm is hard to pick up on an online forum. Although this question was answered and the OP's problem was solved. This thread has went way off topic.
Offline  
Old 11-30-2007, 11:23 AM   #15 (permalink)
Grumpy Moderator
 
NJBlackBerry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey
Model: SGS7
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 27,916
Post Thanks: 32
Thanked 460 Times in 396 Posts
Default

Some of us have excellent senses of humor.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Saronix 33Mhz Crystal Oscillator 33.3000 Mhz Half Can NEW Amiga Apple PC NOS
$2.75
Saronix 33Mhz Crystal Oscillator 33.3000 Mhz Half Can NEW Amiga Apple PC NOS pictureNoches Latinas UR3 Amiga Parala La Palma Vagina Mastrubator + Cream Gift
$29.99
Noches Latinas UR3 Amiga Parala La Palma Vagina Mastrubator + Cream Gift pictureNoches Latinas UR3 Amiga Para La Palma Culo Mastrubator + Cream Gift
$29.99
Noches Latinas UR3 Amiga Para La Palma Culo Mastrubator + Cream Gift pictureCSG/AMIGA 391077-01 PLCC
$14.2
CSG/AMIGA 391077-01 PLCC pictureAmiga Vinyl Banner Sign Garage WorkShop Many Size Logo Dealer
$22.99
Amiga Vinyl Banner Sign Garage WorkShop Many Size  Logo Dealer picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.