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Browser policy group

The rules in the Browser policy group apply to all browser configurations on the BlackBerry® device.

Allow Application Download Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether the icon for an application download service appear on a BlackBerry® device when the wireless service provider assigns a service to the device and the appropriate service books are present on the device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.3

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP5

Allow Hotspot Browser IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can access the hotspot browser.

Possible values

  • Allow
  • Disallow
  • Only for Hotspot Login

Default value

  • Allow

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.6

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP6

Allow IBS Browser IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether an icon for BlackBerry® Internet Service Browsing appears on a BlackBerry device if the appropriate service books are present for BlackBerry Internet Service Browsing.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP1

Disable Auto Synchronization in Browser IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether to prevent a BlackBerry® device user from configuring intervals for automatic synchronization of the bookmark list in the BlackBerry® Browser.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP6

Disable JavaScript in Browser IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether to permit the execution of JavaScript® code on a BlackBerry® device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0

Download Images URL IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies a web address that the BlackBerry® device visits automatically when a BlackBerry device user clicks Download Images on the device.

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.1

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP3

Download Themes URL IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies a web address that the BlackBerry® device visits automatically when a BlackBerry device user clicks Download Themes on the device.

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.1

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP3

Download Tunes URL IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies a web address that the BlackBerry® device visits automatically when a BlackBerry device user clicks Download Ring Tunes on the device.

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.1

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP3

MDS Browser BSM Enabled IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether the browser session manager is turned on in the BlackBerry® Browser. The browser session manager is designed to improve BlackBerry Browser performance by helping the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service use the BlackBerry Browser cache.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.0.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP2

MDS Browser Domains IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies a list of web addresses that a BlackBerry® device must retrieve using the BlackBerry® Browser and BlackBerry MDS Connection Service. You must separate multiple web addresses with a comma (,). If you want to permit the BlackBerry Browser to retrieve subdomains of a web address, you can prefix the domain with a period (.). For example, you can type ".example.com" to permit the BlackBerry Browser to retrieve all subdomains of example.com (such as mail.example.com, www.example.com).

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP6

MDS Browser HTML Tables Enabled IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether support for HTML tables in the BlackBerry® Browser is turned on.

This rule became obsolete in BlackBerry® Device Software 4.6.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry Device Software 4.0.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP2

MDS Browser JavaScript Enabled IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether JavaScript® in the BlackBerry® Browser is turned on.

This rule became obsolete in BlackBerry® Device Software 6.0.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry Device Software 4.0.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP2

MDS Browser Style Sheets Enabled IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether style sheets in the BlackBerry® Browser are turned on.

This rule became obsolete in BlackBerry® Device Software 4.6.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry Device Software 4.0.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP2

MDS Browser Title IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies the name for the BlackBerry® Browser icon that appears on the Home screen.

Default value

  • BlackBerry Browser

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 3.6

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for Microsoft® Exchange 3.6
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for IBM® Lotus® Domino® 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for Novell® GroupWise® 4.0

MDS Browser Use Separate Icon IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether an icon for the BlackBerry® Browser appears on the Home screen of the BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP6
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