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Attachment Viewing IT policy rule


This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can view supported attachments in messages and calendar entries.

Default value

The default value is True.


A BlackBerry device can use this rule if the BlackBerry Attachment Service is connected to the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server using the BlackBerry Attachment Connector.

Changing this rule to False does not prevent a user from downloading or viewing native attachments on a BlackBerry device.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Application Suite version 1.0
  • BlackBerry® Connect™ version 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.2 for messages and version 5.0 for calendar entries
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 3.5 for Microsoft® Exchange, BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0 for IBM® Lotus® Domino®, or BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0 for Novell® GroupWise®


The BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for Novell® GroupWise® supports this rule in BlackBerry Device Software version 4.0 or later.

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