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Wi-Fi Profile Forwarding Mode IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a user can forward the Wi-Fi® profiles that the user creates on a BlackBerry® device to another BlackBerry device using an email message, PIN message, SMS text message, or BlackBerry® Messenger message, with or without a password.

The previous name of this rule was WLAN profile forwarding mode.

Default value

The default value is Enabled.

Usage

You cannot resend an IT policy to forward Wi-Fi profiles.

Dependencies

A user can forward a Wi-Fi profile using a PIN message only if you change the Allow Peer-to-Peer Messages IT policy rule to True, and the Firewall Block Incoming Messages IT policy rule does not prevent the BlackBerry device from processing PIN messages.

A user can forward a Wi-Fi profile using an SMS text message only if you change the Allow SMS IT policy rule to True, and the Firewall Block Incoming Messages IT policy rule does not prevent the BlackBerry device from processing SMS text messages.

A user can forward a Wi-Fi profile using BlackBerry Messenger only if you change the Disable BlackBerry Messenger IT policy rule to False, and the Firewall Block Incoming Messages IT policy rule does not prevent the BlackBerry device from processing SMS messages.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 5.0
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 5.0
  • BlackBerry® Smart Card Reader version 2.0

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