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Disable RIM Value-Added Applications IT policy rule


This rule specifies whether to prevent value-added applications that Research In Motion developed from running on a BlackBerry® device.

Default value

The default value is False.

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP6


This rule does not apply to some applications such as the following: Yahoo!® Messenger for BlackBerry® devices, Windows Live™ Messenger for BlackBerry® devices, AOL® Instant Messenger™ service (AIM® service) for BlackBerry® devices, ICQ® for BlackBerry® devices, Google Talk™ for BlackBerry® devices, BlackBerry® Client for Microsoft® Office Communicator, BlackBerry® Client for IBM® Lotus® Sametime®, BlackBerry® Client for Novell® GroupWise® Messenger, BlackBerry® Messenger, BlackBerry® Maps, some public photo-sharing applications (for example, Flickr™ and Picasa®), Facebook®, the BlackBerry® MDS Runtime Application, or device diagnostic applications. For more information about the applications, see the application-specific IT policy rules.

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