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How to use icon packs on the BlackBerry KEYone

Tired of the same old icons? Fear not — you can change them! If you're not a fan of the default app icons on the BlackBerry KEYone, don't worry. While on many Android devices you can't change the stock icons in the default launcher, the BlackBerry KEYone lets you do just that. You can download any of the thousands of icon packs in the Google Play store and give your KEYone a personal touch!...

How to setup wireless hotspot on the BlackBerry KEYone

If you're on the go with your computer, tablet or other device and happen to be out of reach of a solid Wi-Fi network — not to worry. The BlackBerry KEYone lets you fire up a wireless hotspot in just a few easy steps. How to Setup a Wireless Hotspot on the BlackBerry KEYone Swipe down from the top of your screen and tap the gear icon Tap More. Then tap Tethering & Mobile Hotspot Tap...

How to uninstall or disable applications on the BlackBerry KEYone

The BlackBerry KEYone may have some apps you don't intend to use — here's how to disable them! While the BlackBerry KEYone doesn't have nearly as much bloatware as many other top phones, it may still have some apps that you don't intend to use. Many apps — including those you installed yourself — can be uninstalled fully, but some others can still be disabled even if they (technically) remain...

How to use Picture Password on the BlackBerry KEYone

Picture Password is a security feature that many BlackBerry users love — and it's still available on the BlackBerry KEYone. Keep in mind that you'll also need to set up a primary screen lock if you haven't done so already. How to use Picture Password on the BlackBerry KEYone Swipe down from the top of the home screen and tap the gear icon. Tap Security, then Picture Password. You'll...

How to change the ringtone on the BlackBerry KEYone

One of the easiest things you can do to customize your KEYone is changing the ringtone! There are many defaults out of the box on the BlackBerry KEYone, but thanks to Android you can customize almost all of them — including the ringtone. The setting is a bit hidden if you haven't done it before, but we'll show you how to change your BlackBerry KEYone ringtone in just a few easy steps! How...

BlackBerry KEYone now available in Austria exclusively at A1

The KEYone is now available exclusively on A1 in Austria! As the BlackBerry KEYone makes its way to more carriers across the globe, A1 has today announced that they are the first in Austria to offer the KEYone. A1 is offering the KEyone for various rates ranging from as low as € 0 down at € 56.90 monthly to € 399 down at € 19.90 monthly. If you're in Austria and looking to snag a KEYone, this is...

How to setup a screen lock on the BlackBerry KEYone

In addition to the awesomely fast fingerprint lock on the BlackBerry KEYone — you'll also need to use a pattern, PIN or password to keep things locked down tight. Here's how to set it up. How to Setup Screen Lock on the BlackBerry KEYone Swipe down from the top of the home screen and tap the gear icon. Scroll down and tap Security Tap Screen lock. Tap Pattern, PIN or Password. On the...

How to replace the launcher on the BlackBerry KEYone

The BlackBerry KEYone has an awesome launcher by default, but one of the fun things about Android is that you always have the option to change it up should it not be to your liking. There are literally hundreds of launchers for the choosing — each one having its own set of features that makes it unique. How to Change the Launcher on the BlackBerry KEYone Start by searching the Google...

How to turn off navigation button vibration on the BlackBerry KEYone

Haptic feedback for the navigation buttons on your BlackBerry KEYone are turned on by default, but you can easily disable vibration if it's not your thing By default, the vibration for the navigation buttons is turned on out of the box for your BlackBerry KEYone. Many users like having the haptic feedback from the on-screen buttons, but other's don't really care for it. Often times we find...

How to setup Android Pay on the BlackBerry KEYone

Android Pay is an amazing feature that lets you tap your phone to a credit terminal rather than using a physical card Android Pay is a virtual wallet that lets you store your credit and debit cards and use them to make purchases as NFC-enabled terminals. Rather than using your physical card, you simply hold your phone near the terminal to pay for your purchase. It's quick and easy and only...

How to set Google Voice Search to the convenience key on the BlackBerry KEYone

Set Google Voice Search to your convenience key for quick and easy access Google Voice Search is an awesomely handy tool on Android. But If you aren't a fan of saying "OK Google" all the time to activate it, there's a better way. You can easily set it to open with a quick press of your convenience key. The trick is picking voice search as the app — and not just Google as many would think. Here...

How to use custom views on BlackBerry Hub with KEYone

Custom views in the Hub for Android can take your BlackBerry KEYone to the next level by giving you better filtering of your multiple communication streams. Custom views are essential to maximize your use of the BlackBerry Hub on Android. You can setup custom views to refine your viewing experience within the app and organize your inbox more effectively. You can assign key channels like...

How to get the most out of the Hub on the BlackBerry KEYone

Get the most out of Hub on the BlackBerry KEYone with this guide to some of the most useful BlackBerry Hub for Android features. If you're just getting started with the BlackBerry Hub on Android or are a longtime user this guide will help walk you through some of the strongest features and customizations to help you get the most out of your new BlackBerry KEYone smartphone. The finer...

How to change e-mail ringtones on the BlackBerry KEYone

Setting custom alerts in BlackBerry Hub can give you the flexibility to discern different types of email notifications from one another giving you an audible alert when you have incoming messages. Your BlackBerry KEYone is built to work the way you work. The software on board your BlackBerry can be customized to meet your needs and organize the incoming notifications. Add in the use of the...

How to customize LED notifications for e-mail on the BlackBerry KEYone

Setting custom alerts in BlackBerry Hub can give you the flexibility to discern different types of email notifications from one another giving you a visual LED alert when you have incoming messages. Your BlackBerry KEYone is built to work the way you work. The software onboard your BlackBerry can be customized to meet your needs and organize the incoming notifications. Add in the use of the...

How to set up Exchange e-mail on the BlackBerry KEYone

BlackBerry Hub comes preloaded on your BlackBerry KEYone and supports numerous popular email systems like Exchange ActiveSync. Whether you want to setup a POP3, IMAP or Exchange Active Sync account on your BlackBerry KEYone, take a look at the steps below to get started! How to add Exchange ActiveSync Email to BlackBerry Hub Launch BlackBerry Hub. Swipe from the far left to the right to...

How to access the Hub on the BlackBerry KEYone

What is the BlackBerry Hub and how do you access it on the BlackBerry KEYone? The BlackBerry Hub is a smart way to manage multiple email and social account notifications in one place on your BlackBerry KEYone. It's a unified inbox that's been amplified with key BlackBerry productivity features and integrations. Everything from emails, text messages, call logs, and social media like Facebook,...

How to take a screenshot on your BlackBerry KEYone

How do you take a screenshot on the BlackBerry KEYone? Just follow these steps! The BlackBerry KEYone follows the same method of taking a screenshot as other Android-based BlackBerry devices. Very simply, this involves pressing the volume down key and the power key at the same time. It can be used on any screen to capture whatever is displayed as a separate image file. That image file can then...

BlackBerry KEYone Beginner's Guide

How to get started using your BlackBerry KEYone. The BlackBerry KEYone is unlike any other Android phone. To get the most out of the physical keyboard and everything the phone can do, you'll want to start off right by setting things up properly. Setup and Data Transfer How to power up the KEYone How to insert a SIM card or microSD card How to transfer your data from BlackBerry 10 —...

Five great Android Nougat features on the BlackBerry KEYone

The BlackBerry KEYone comes loaded with the latest version of Android 7.1.1 Nougat, here are some standout features to help you get the most of out the smartphone. Android 7.0 Nougat brings many subtle refinements to the Android OS experience. This version brings new features and build on existing functionality. In this guide you'll learn about give great Android Nougat features you can start...

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