Xmarks for Blackberry
Xmarks for BlackBerry (5.0+) is an application that allows you to carry your Xmarks data around with you. Its intended use is for when you do not have access to a computer, but need easy access your desktop bookmarks and open tabs.
Xmarks for BlackBerry allows you to download all of your Xmarks information from the server and store it on your BlackBerry. As always, this data can only be unlocked using your email address or username and password.
As with all smartphone apps, Xmarks for BlackBerry is part of our Premium offering and can be tested with a 14-day free trial.
Installing Xmarks for Blackberry
- Open your BlackBerry browser.
- Enter lastpass.com/xb into the URL text field.
- Click “Download”.
- Once the download is complete, the “Application Permissions” message will appear. Click “Yes” to grant Xmarks permission to install.
- Click “OK” once the application is successfully installed or “Run” to login.
Using Xmarks for Blackberry
Once Xmarks for BlackBerry is installed, launch the application by clicking on the Xmarks icon.
Xmarks will prompt you to login. Enter your username or email and password, then select “Login”.
Once you’ve submitted your login data, Xmarks will launch your Xmarks Menu.
From this menu page you will have access to all major Xmarks features and options:
Bookmarks: Displays all your bookmarks and bookmark folders. The bookmarks displayed in the Mobile Bookmarks Menu are reflective of the bookmark set found at my.xmarks.com. To add, edit or delete the mobile set: go to my.xmarks.com > select “Sync Profiles” > select the “mobile.xmarks.com” profile > change the drop down menu from “Toolbar Folder” to “Bookmarks Folder” > check or uncheck bookmark entries.
Open Remote Tabs: Lists your Open tab from all computers and browsers. Clicking on an entry launches the site within the Xmarks app.
Bookmarks Toolbar: Displays your bookmarks found in your Bookmarks Toolbar on your computer. The bookmarks displayed in the Mobile Bookmarks Toolbar are reflective of the bookmark set found at my.xmarks.com. To add, edit or delete the mobile set: go to my.xmarks.com > select “Sync Profiles” > select the “mobile.xmarks.com” profile > check or uncheck bookmark entries.
About: Displays version and copyright information about Xmarks.
Search: To initiate a search of your mobile bookmark set, select the Menu icon (located on your BlackBerry) then select “Search”. Enter your search text and select “Search”. A list will appear displaying all bookmarks that contain your search terms.
Synchronize: To synchronize your data with the server set, select the Menu icon (located on your BlackBerry) then select “Synchronize Now”.
Clear Local Cache: To clear your local cache, select the Menu icon (located on your BlackBerry) then select “Clear Local Cache”. A confirmation message will appear, click “Yes” to continue.
Account Settings: Selecting the Menu icon (located on your BlackBerry) then select “Settings”. Your Xmarks Settings will display the following options: auto-sync, profile, connection type, SLL and local data location. Clicking on the various options will allow you to set your preferences.
Switch Applications: To quickly move to another application, select the Menu icon (located on your BlackBerry) then select “Switch Application”. This will pop icons of your most frequently used applications. Select an icon for an easy transition.
Recently Viewed: Lists your Recently Viewed Pages. Click on an entry launches the site within the Xmarks app. Selecting “Clear Recently Viewed Pages” will clear the list.
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