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Location Based Services policy group

Allow Geolocation Service IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can use the geolocation service to identify the geographic location of a BlackBerry device user. The geolocation service is available only on devices that have internal GPS capability.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5.0

Disable BlackBerry Maps IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether the BlackBerry® Maps feature is turned on.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP6

Enable Enterprise Location Tracking IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can use the GPS feature to report its location to the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server at regular intervals. A BlackBerry device user must click Yes when prompted to permit location tracking on a device.

Related rules

The Enterprise Location Tracking Interval IT policy rule affects this rule. Use the Enterprise Location Tracking Interval IT policy rule to change the interval that a device reports its location to the BlackBerry Enterprise Server.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • No

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.2.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server 4.1 SP3

Enterprise Location Tracking Interval IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies the length of time between location reports that a BlackBerry® device sends to the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server.

Possible values

  • 15 to 60 minutes

Default value

  • 15 minutes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.2.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server 4.1 SP3

Enterprise Location Tracking User Prompt Message IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies the message that a BlackBerry® device displays to notify a BlackBerry device user that the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server is tracking the location of the device.

Default value

  • "Your location is now being tracked at the server."

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.2.2

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server 4.1 SP3

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