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Old 09-25-2007, 04:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Not sure if this is possible or not... I have my contacts split into categories in outlook and it transferred to my phone just fine. I just hate having business contacts come up all the time when I am making personal phone calls. Is there a way to filter my contacts list when I am making phone calls so that whenever I type in A (for example)... every single person in the world (basically) that has a name that starts with A shows up? I'd like to be able to turn this filter on and off so that during the day when I am making business calls, my business contacts show up...
Does this make sense...
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Makes perfect sense and is very easy. Simply open the menu when you are in contacts, and specify the filter that you want to apply.
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while in contacts, click BlackBerry button, then filter, then select category you would like displayed.
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That seems to sum it up! In short yes you can apply a filter to only have business or personal contacts at your whim
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Is it possible to have this filter when you aren't in contacts?... so that when I am not in "contacts" it has the same filter...
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the filter remains in effect for the entire device. for example, when you go to compose an email message, the "filtered" contacts are the only ones which will appear
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