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Old 06-30-2007, 10:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I know over the past month I've read a procedure for showing battery status in percent on the home screen. I spent nearly half an hour searching for this, both on the forum, on the wiki, in Stinson's delightful shortcut guide, and on the web as well. I'm starting to think I dreamed it...

Is there a way to change the home screen icon to read the percent (BB8800)?
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Don't think so. You can do reception strength, though.
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Is there a way to change the home screen icon to read the percent (BB8800)?

Not that I am aware of. You can do it if you use PocketDay or BBToday as your home screen.

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I was wondering about this too. I prefer to see the battery level in percentages but the only way is to go into Options and then Status. It'd be nice to at least be able to make a shortcut to that.
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I use the alt shift H combo to display the "help me" page.
It lists a bunch of system info including the battery level as a percentage.

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Wow! Excellent tip, lots of info available from that little screen.
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