Customizing the Lock screen

Change the background image for the Lock screen

If the image does not have the same dimensions as the BlackBerry device screen, the BlackBerry Theme Builder scales the image to fit.
  1. In the Inspector, click the Lock Screen button.
  2. In the preview area of the canvas, click the background image.
  3. On the Quick Edit bar, in the Background drop-down list, click Change Image.
  4. Navigate to an image.
  5. Click Open.

Change the text settings for the Lock screen

  1. In the Inspector, click the Lock Screen button.
  2. In the preview area of the canvas, click the text that you want to change the settings for.
  3. On the Quick Edit bar, change the font, font size, and font style.

Change the lock image

By default, the lock image appears in the lower right corner of the screen when the BlackBerry device is locked.
  1. In the Inspector, click the Lock Screen button.
  2. In the preview area of the canvas, click the lock image. The lock image might be behind other elements on the preview area of the canvas. You might need to move those elements to click the lock image
  3. On the Quick Edit bar, in the Lock Icon drop-down list, click Change Image.
  4. Navigate to an image.
  5. Click Open.

Move or resize the Lock screen elements

  1. In the Inspector, click the Lock Screen button.
  2. On the Toolbar, click the Turn On/Off Bounding Boxes button to show bounding boxes in the preview area of the canvas.
  3. Click a bounding box and drag it to the location that you want.
  4. To resize an element, drag a node on the edge or corner of the bounding box.

Layer the Lock screen over the banner

The owner information appears on the BlackBerry device when the BlackBerry device is locked. You can create a layered effect on the Lock screen so that an .svg file and the owner information appear in front of the banner. If the owner information and the banner items overlap, both are visible, but the owner information appears to be on top of the banner item.
  1. In the Inspector, click the Lock Screen button.
  2. On the Quick Edit bar, in the Lock Screen section, click the folder beside the SVG File field.
  3. Navigate to an .svg file.
  4. Click Open.
  5. On the Quick Edit bar, in the Lock Screen section, select the Lock Screen Over Banner check box.

Add an animation to the Lock screen

  1. In the Inspector, click the Lock Screen button.
  2. On the Quick Edit bar, in the Lock Screen section, click the folder beside the SVG File field.
  3. Navigate to an .svg file.
  4. Click Open.