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New Member
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎10-09-2012
My Device: Bold 9790
My Carrier: Vodafone
Accepted Solution

Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

I have updated my OS to 7.1.0 Bundle 2039 and have noticed a few changes. Today my homescreen has a row of icons appeared at the bottom. In the previous version you could turn off the icons and only have a small up arrow shown that you could select to show the icons.

 

How do I switch off the icons on the home screen?

Guru II
Posts: 22,045
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS 10.3.2.2639; PlayBook w/OS 2.1.0.1917
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

In the past the setting has been in Options from the Home Screen. From the Home Screen hit the menu key, select Options, and select the number of icon rows you want. Is that option no longer there?

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Guru II
Posts: 22,045
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS 10.3.2.2639; PlayBook w/OS 2.1.0.1917
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

On touch devices you can also simply drag the bar just above the row of icons up and down.

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New Member
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎10-09-2012
My Device: Bold 9790
My Carrier: Vodafone

Re: Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

That option is no longer there.

New Member
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎10-09-2012
My Device: Bold 9790
My Carrier: Vodafone

Re: Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

Thank you, that has sorted it.
Guru II
Posts: 22,045
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS 10.3.2.2639; PlayBook w/OS 2.1.0.1917
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

Excellent!

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New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-18-2012
My Device: 9790
My Carrier: rogers

Re: Bold 9790 Home Screen Icons

i have been having the smae issue thank you for the help