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Favorites in phone app

asked 2019-02-20 21:13:54 +0200

Totti gravatar image

In BB10 when i start the phone app, on the top are my favorites from the contact list as picture. Down below is my calling list. I miss this feature in SFOS, it makes the calls easyer and faster without additional swipes and touches.

Greets Totti

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This is available in the People app. No quick call possibility though.

raketti ( 2019-02-20 21:31:12 +0200 )edit
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  • Open contact info of the first on your list.

  • Press the star.

  • Return to contacts list.

  • Evaluate.

vattuvarg ( 2019-02-20 21:33:01 +0200 )edit

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answered 2019-02-22 04:28:00 +0200

didilalala gravatar image

From phone app, swipe down to select ''call contact'' . This will bring ''people'' but with in the phone app. Any contact selection there is a direct dial.

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ach there should be a.swipe between phone and people, not those pull down menues. i am not using.phone.app at all as entry.poit due to.that

pawel ( 2019-02-22 10:19:19 +0200 )edit
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answered 2019-02-22 13:45:58 +0200

ossi1967 gravatar image

There is a possibility to put a "call this number"-icon (the icon being the photo of the person) directly on the app grid. I mention this only for the sake of completeness, as it requires manual editing of *.sh- and *.desktop-files. I found it useful a while ago for my 3 most used phone numbers, but of course it doesn't automatically adapt to "most recently used" etc.

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answered 2019-02-20 22:38:29 +0200

Totti gravatar image

But in contact list favorites only opens the vcard with option buttons to call or text, thats inconveniant. I always have the phone app open on homescreen, when i select an entry of this list it calls directly. With favorites above there with direct call would be nice.

Greets Totti

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I think it's a different approach with arguably a little bit more effort (one exra tap to make a phone call) but more features (you can call, message, find address, call a different number, etc. from the contact card). Personally, I prefer this than the so-called favourites in a phone application, where you normally have to do the extra tap anyway to pick which number of your favourite contact to call.

gabriel ( 2019-02-21 15:00:20 +0200 )edit
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