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Connect Your Tablet And Smartphone Using Blackberry Bridge; Tips For Using Blackberry Bridge - Blackberry Playbook 16GB User Manual

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Connect your tablet and smartphone using BlackBerry Bridge

To connect your BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet to your BlackBerry smartphone, you need to install the BlackBerry® Bridge™ app
on your smartphone. You can download it from the BlackBerry App World™ storefront.
1. On your tablet home screen, on the status bar, tap
2. Tap Setup > Continue.
3. In the BlackBerry Bridge app on your smartphone, tap Add Tablet > Next.
4. Point your smartphone camera at the barcode that appears on your tablet to scan the barcode.

Tips for using BlackBerry Bridge

Lock BlackBerry® Bridge™
View email for a specific address
View email in a folder
Move an email to a folder
Bridge Files
Browse and open files stored on your smartphone media card.
Bridge Browser
Browse the Internet using your existing BlackBerry smartphone data plan. If corporate intranet
browsing is enabled by your IT administrator, you can also browse your organization's intranet.
You can lock BlackBerry Bridge to prevent access to your BlackBerry smartphone
data. Your smartphone password is required to unlock BlackBerry Bridge.
On the home screen, in the status bar, tap
If you have multiple email addresses on your BlackBerry smartphone, like an
enterprise address and a Yahoo!® Mail address, you can view all email together or
you can view email for each address separately.
At the top of your message inbox, depending on the current view, tap All
Messages or the name of the currently displayed address. Tap the email address
you want to view.
At the top of your inbox, depending on the current view, tap All Messages or the
name of the currently displayed address. Tap View Folders.
View the message. Below the message, tap
> BlackBerry Bridge.
BlackBerry Bridge
> Lock Bridge.


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  • Barry Mar 08, 2018 10:49:
    My Playbook will not charge using the USB port so, I'm getting a RIM Rapid Charger and use the 'Contact' port.
    Hope​fully, that will by pass the USB port failure.
  • Samuel park Feb 18, 2018 03:43:
    Three different ports , what one is for charging ‘ bought a new charger fits in the middle point , isn’t doing anything ?
  • ronr Jan 15, 2018 07:52:
    I am trying to charge my playbook, without success.

    ​What is the cost to replace the USB port if necessary
  • beejay Jul 05, 2017 04:58:
    am really confused..​. my new playbook isnt showing me any menu aside from the browser icon ...pls any ideas on what to do?
  • bdurette Apr 12, 2017 07:52:
    Ihave this little book on left top hand corner facing you .when I go into facebook nothing shows up except my name I can click on settings that shows up but that little book when I click on it says this content can not display also on the right side corner looks like a pait of glasses can not get rid of that as well so was wondering if those two icons are stopping my facebook display thanks