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Date and Time IT policy group

Automatic Time Zone Change Detection IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can update the time-zone setting automatically using the information that it receives from the wireless network. For example, if a BlackBerry device user travels to a different time zone, by default, the device prompts the user to update the time zone.

Possible values

  • On
  • Off
  • Prompt

Default value

  • Prompt

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5.0 SP1

Enable Time Zone Definitions Update IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can update time-zone definitions over the wireless network when a BlackBerry device user requests a update to the time-zone definitions.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5.0 SP1

Periodic Time Synchronization IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can automatically synchronize its clock with the wireless network.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP7

Time Zone Definitions Automatic Update Interval IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies the length of time between automatic updates of time-zone definitions on a BlackBerry® device. Specify a value for this rule to turn on automatic updates of time-zone definitions.

Possible values

  • 0 to 365 days

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5.0 SP1

Time Zone Definitions Update Server IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies the FQDN of the web server that a BlackBerry® device can retrieve updates to time-zone definitions from.

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5.0 SP1

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