BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-17-2008, 07:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: North Carolina
Model: 8703e
PIN: 32b53e72
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 4
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default First Blackberry and I have a problem.

Please Login to Remove!

Hello, first post here what do I do..I love my new 8703e but my THUMB Hurts... Do I have Blackberry syndrome already??!?!
Offline  
Old 03-17-2008, 08:17 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry B Boy
 
jeremyckitching's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Model: 9700
OS: 5.0.0.415
PIN: 215BE1F8
Carrier: T-Mobile U.S.A.
Posts: 4,243
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

LOL! Welcome to the forums! Check below:

Is Your BlackBerry Hurting Your Hands? - Prevention.com
Offline  
Old 03-17-2008, 08:53 AM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Model: 8703e
PIN: N/A
Carrier: cellular south
Posts: 12
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

i have this problem too. i'm paranoid about developing carpal tunnel
Offline  
Old 03-17-2008, 01:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
BBF Spam Killer Moderator
 
daphne's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: on a sunny beach
Model: Paspt
OS: 10.3.0.90
PIN: X1ZPY34K
Carrier: VZW but not for long
Posts: 9,173
Post Thanks: 120
Thanked 147 Times in 116 Posts
Default

Is your thumb hurting from using the trackwheel, or from typing? My thumb has gotten sore from using the trackwheel a lot. I started using keyboard shortcuts and not using the trackwheel so much and no more problems.

There are some threads here with the keyboard shortcuts. A search should bring them up. Also they are in the Help on the Blackberry.
__________________
Report spam text messages to 7726
#BlackBerry by choice
Offline  
Old 03-17-2008, 02:31 PM   #5 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Model: 8703e
PIN: N/A
Carrier: cellular south
Posts: 12
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

my problem with the thumbwheel is due to video poker.. there's no way around using it
Offline  
Old 03-17-2008, 09:32 PM   #6 (permalink)
BBF Spam Killer Moderator
 
daphne's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: on a sunny beach
Model: Paspt
OS: 10.3.0.90
PIN: X1ZPY34K
Carrier: VZW but not for long
Posts: 9,173
Post Thanks: 120
Thanked 147 Times in 116 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 123abc View Post
my problem with the thumbwheel is due to video poker.. there's no way around using it
Well, you could cut back on playing poker.
__________________
Report spam text messages to 7726
#BlackBerry by choice
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

100pcs Motherboard Breadboard Jumper Cable Wires Experiment Test Tinned 5CM T
$0.01
100pcs Motherboard Breadboard Jumper Cable Wires Experiment Test Tinned 5CM T picturePelco CM9760-VMC Output Motherboard Output Card
$38.7
Pelco CM9760-VMC Output Motherboard Output Card pictureIR6500 Infrared BGA Rework Station for laptop desktop motherboards PCB board
$540.0
IR6500 Infrared BGA Rework Station for laptop desktop motherboards PCB board pictureAgilent 08720-60170 Motherboard Assembly
$450.0
Agilent 08720-60170 Motherboard Assembly picturePCM-9586 PCM-9586F ADVANTECH Embedded Motherboard with Memory
$165.0
PCM-9586 PCM-9586F ADVANTECH Embedded Motherboard with Memory picture






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