18 awesome Palm Pre tips, tricks and shortcuts
Jun 19, 2009, 15:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The Pre has both a touch display and a physical, full QWERTY
keyboard, unlike any BlackBerry on the market - nope, RIM's Magnum
is not available quite yet.
"As such, the Pre device has tricks and features that require
just the touch display, only the keyboard, or a combination of the
"Read on for my first batch of Palm Pre tips, tricks, shortcuts
"1) Set Sleep Mode
To enter Sleep Mode on the Pre, click the Power button once. The
Power button is located on the right side of the Pre's top panel.
To exit Sleep Mode, tap Power one more time.
"2) Quickly Power Off Your Pre
Press and hold the Power button for five seconds until an on-screen
prompt appears. Tap the Turn Off option and your device powers
"3) Enter Airplane Mode"
Psst...don't tell anyone since it seems to be a big secret, but
the Pre's WebOS is Linux-based