Have a new BlackBerry Q10 but aren't sure just where to start? We're here to help!
Your new BlackBerry Q10 is in hand. You've pulled it out of the box, put the battery in and powered it on -- now what?
There are plenty of things you can do with your new device, but before you dive in you'll want to start slow with things like logging in with your BlackBerry ID, setting up some accounts, tweaking your notifications and choosing a wallpaper (for starters).
We've got plenty of help and how-to posts to ease you through the process of getting started with your new Q10 and plenty more are on the way.
When you first start up your Q10 you'll need to enter your BlackBerry ID (or register for a new one if you are new to BlackBerry). Beyond that, you'll want to add your personal and/or work email accounts as well Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Evernote if you use those services.
After that, you can do a bit of customizing for your notifications, wallpaper and things like screen brightness, password lock and Hub settings.
How to change the wallpaper on your BlackBerry Q10
How to change notification profiles on the BlackBerry Q10
How to set custom notifications for contacts on BlackBerry 10
How to use custom ringtones and alerts on BlackBerry 10
How to change the volume key action the BlackBerry Q10
How to filter what accounts are shown in the BlackBerry Hub
How to set a device password on the BlackBerry Q10
Now that you have some basic setup out of the way you can jump into more advance options. On your BlackBerry Q10 you can use some amazing keyboard shortcuts to get around faster, use services like Box and Dropbox to keep your files in sync and even sideload Android applications.
The full list of BlackBerry Q10 keyboard shortcuts
Top ten typing and keyboard tips for the BlackBerry Q10
Using Box on the BlackBerry Q10
Using Dropbox on the BlackBerry Q10
How to sideload Android applications on the BlackBerry Q10
Now that you're up and running - keep going! There is so much you can do with your BlackBerry Q10. You'll want to make sure you've read through our extensive BlackBerry Q10 review and checked out some of our top help and how-to guides for BlackBerry 10.