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Disable Serial Port Profile IT policy rule


This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can use the Bluetooth® SPP.

Default values

The default value in the Advanced security and Advanced security (disallow application downloads) IT policies is True.

The default value in all other preconfigured IT policies is False.


A BlackBerry device uses the Bluetooth SPP to establish a serial connection between the BlackBerry device and a Bluetooth enabled device that uses a serial port interface.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Connect™ version 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 3.8
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0


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

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