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Shortcut To Select Multiple Items In List Box

You know the list box in many
S60 applications, such as
Contacts, Messaging, Notes,
Gallery and many more. How do
you usually select multiple
items? The common way to do
that is by selecting Options >
Mark/unmark > Mark menu. If
you want to select 10 items,
you have to do it 10 times but
there is a faster way!
Here is the trick:
Firstly, highlight the first item
you want to select.
Press Edit key (pencil-abc key)
on your phone. While still
pressing Edit key, press Down
key to select the next item.
Now you have two items
selected. If you press Down key
again (while still pressing Edit
key), the next item will be
selected. It is faster than
selecting Options menu, isn't it?
You can also press Up key to
select one or more previous
That's how we select contiguous
items. How can we select
random items?
Firstly, highlight the first item.
Then go to the next other
Press Edit key and OK key at
the same time. If you don't
know what OK key is, it is the
center key of your joystick.
Now you have two items
You can go to the next other
item and once again press Edit
key and OK key at the same
time. Now you have three items

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