Blackberry bold 9780-automatic key lock


When automatic key lock is activated, the keypad is locked automatically when no key has been pressed for an optional number of minutes.

Follow these instructions to activate or deactivate the automatic key lock on your BlackBerry Bold 9780.

  1. Find Password
    Press the Menu key twice
    Scroll to Options and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Security and press the Navigation key
    Scroll to Password and press the Navigation key

  2. Activate or deactivate
    To activate the automatic key lock:
    Scroll to Enable and press the Navigation key to activate the function
    When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is activated
    Highlight the drop down list next to Lock After and press the Navigation key
    Highlight the number of minutes the phone has to be inactive for, before the key lock is automatically activated and press the Navigation key

    To deactivate automatic key lock:
    Scroll to Enable and press the Navigation key to deactivate the function
    When the box next to the menu item is empty, the function is deactivated

  3. Save settings
    Press the Menu key
    Scroll to Save and press the Navigation key
    Key in an optional phone lock code and press the Navigation key
    Key in the phone lock code again and press the Navigation key
    Please note: When the phone locks after the set duration, you need to key in the phone lock code to unlock the phone

  4. Exit
    Press Disconnect
    Press the Return key to return to standby mode

See more helpful tips on how to do clever things on your BlackBerry Bold 9780 >

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