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BlackBerry 9900 Bold

BlackBerry 9900 Bold

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Use Facebook

Facebook is a social network which enables you to communicate with your friends. You can upload pictures and video clips and you can create groups. You can use Facebook using an application on your phone. Follow these instructions to use Facebook.
You need to set up your phone for internet to use this function. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for internet.

Before you can use Facebook, you need a Facebook profile. If you don't have a Facebook profile, you can create one at http://www.facebook.com.

If you don't want to use Facebook using an application in the phone, you can use the phone's browser: open the browser and connect to http://m.facebook.com.

Step 1 of 30

Find "Facebook"

Press the Menu key twice.

Step 2 of 30

Find "Facebook"

Press Facebook.

Step 3 of 30

Log on

If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.
You also need to select settings for synchronisation.

Step 4 of 30

Use Facebook

Follow these instructions to use Facebook.

Step 5 of 30

Write status update

Press What's on your mind?.

Step 6 of 30

Write status update

Key in the required status update and press Share.

Step 7 of 30

View your profile

Press the Menu key.

Step 8 of 30

View your profile

Press View My Profile.

Step 9 of 30

View your friends

Press the friends icon.

Step 10 of 30

View your friends

Press the required friend.

Step 11 of 30

View your friends

Press View 's Profile.
Follow the instructions on the display to view your friends' status updates and contact details.

Step 12 of 30

View your pictures

Press the Menu key.

Step 13 of 30

View your pictures

Press View My Profile.

Step 14 of 30

View your pictures

Press the pictures icon.

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Write message

Press the messages icon.

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Write message

Press the Menu key.

Step 17 of 30

Write message

Press New Message.

Step 18 of 30

Write message

Press the field next to To.
Key in the name of the recipient.

Step 19 of 30

Write message

Press the field next to Subject and key in the required subject.

Step 20 of 30

Write message

Press the text input field and write the required message.

Step 21 of 30

Write message

Press Send.

Step 22 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

Press the upload picture icon.

Step 23 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

To upload a saved picture:
Press the required folder.

Step 24 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

Press the required picture.

Step 25 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

To upload a new picture:
Press Camera.

Step 26 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

Point the camera lens at the required object.

Step 27 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

Press the camera icon to take the picture.
Follow the instructions on the display to key in text and select a photo album.

Step 28 of 30

Upload picture to Facebook

Press Upload.

Step 29 of 30

Exit

Press Disconnect.

Step 30 of 30

Exit

Press the Return key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Facebook"

Press the Menu key twice.
Press Facebook.

2. Log on

If it's the first time you use the application, you need to log on.
You also need to select settings for synchronisation.

3. Use Facebook

Follow these instructions to use Facebook.

4. Write status update

Press What's on your mind?.
Key in the required status update and press Share.

5. View your profile

Press the Menu key.
Press View My Profile.

6. View your friends

Press the friends icon.
Press the required friend.
Press View 's Profile.
Follow the instructions on the display to view your friends' status updates and contact details.

7. View your pictures

Press the Menu key.
Press View My Profile.
Press the pictures icon.

8. Write message

Press the messages icon.
Press the Menu key.
Press New Message.
Press the field next to To.
Key in the name of the recipient.
Press the field next to Subject and key in the required subject.
Press the text input field and write the required message.
Press Send.

9. Upload picture to Facebook

Press the upload picture icon.
To upload a saved picture:
Press the required folder.
Press the required picture.
To upload a new picture:
Press Camera.
Point the camera lens at the required object.
Press the camera icon to take the picture.
Follow the instructions on the display to key in text and select a photo album.
Press Upload.

10. Exit

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

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