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BlackBerry® Pearl™

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎12-20-2009
My Device: 8120
My Carrier: orange

i've lost all the shortcuts on the main screen.....helppppp

hi, i hope someone can help me..i was looking through my new phone menus and i may have deleted something of importance by mistake as i now don't have any shortcuts on the main screen and i also can not find any of the apps on the phone. the screen just stays the same. i can turn the phone off and on, i have taken the batt out and re-started the phone but get the same.......could anybody help me as i am stuck and need hhhhhhhellpppppp..........please

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Registered: ‎11-28-2008
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Re: i've lost all the shortcuts on the main screen.....helppppp

Hi and Welcome to the Forums!


Do you have any idea at all what you did? The choices, from your post, are quite large (not quite infinite...but pretty large)...


A couple of guesses though:

  • Homescreen > BBKey > Show All -- in case you have hidden them
  • Homescreen > BBKey > Options > Theme Defaults -- reset everything to defaults
  • Homescreen > Options > Theme -- Change back to Precision Zen (the default) in case you've activated a Theme that is hiding everything else


Good luck and let us know!

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