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Restrict Incoming Cellular Calls IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether the firewall on a BlackBerry® device blocks incoming calls. This rule does not affect emergency calls. A BlackBerry device user must subscribe to caller ID to use this rule. Separate multiple values with a semi-colon (;).

To block all incoming calls, type r.

To block a phone number, append r to the phone number. For example, type +15195551234r to block calls from 519-555-1234.

To block phone numbers that use a dialing pattern, append r to the dialing pattern. For example, type 011...r to block calls from phone numbers that use the dialing pattern 011xxxxxxxxxx.

To block all phone numbers except for the phone numbers that you allow, type the phone number followed by ;r. For example, type +15195551234;r to allow calls from 519-555-1234 only.

To block all phone numbers except for phone numbers that follow a dialing pattern that you allow, type the dialing pattern followed by ;r. For example, type 011...;r to allow calls from phone numbers that use the dialing pattern 011xxxxxxxxxx only.

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.3

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP5

Restrict Outgoing Cellular Calls IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device firewall blocks outgoing calls. This rule does not affect emergency calls. A BlackBerry device user must subscribe to caller ID to use this rule. Separate Type one or more fixed dialing patterns (for example, specific dialing numbers or a set of dialing numbers that have the same prefix) separated by a semi-colon (;).

To block all outgoing calls, type r.

To block a phone number, append r to the phone number. For example, type +15195551234r to block calls to 519-555-1234.

To block phone numbers that use a dialing pattern, append r to the dialing pattern. For example, type 011...r to block calls to phone numbers that use the dialing pattern 011xxxxxxxxxx.

To block all phone numbers except for the phone numbers that you allow, type the phone number followed by ;r. For example, type +15195551234;r to allow calls to 519-555-1234 only.

To block all phone numbers except for phone numbers that follow a dialing pattern that you allow, type the dialing pattern followed by ;r. For example, type 011...;r to allow calls to phone numbers that use the dialing pattern 011xxxxxxxxxx only.

Default value

  • Null value

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.3

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP5

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