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Service Exclusivity policy group

Allow Other Browser Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use browser services other than the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 3.6

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 3.5

Allow Other Calendar Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use calendar services other than the standard calendar application on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 4.3

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP5

Allow Other Message Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use email messaging services other than the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server on a BlackBerry device. This rule does not prevent the user from receiving email messages from other email messaging services on the device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 3.6

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 3.5

Allow Public AIM Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use AOL® Instant Messenger™ (AIM® service) on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 3.6 SP6

Allow Public Google Talk Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use Google Talk™ on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP4

Allow Public ICQ Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use ICQ® on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 3.6 SP6

Allow Public IM Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use public instant-messaging applications on a BlackBerry® device. This rule applies to all public instant-messaging services for devices that were released after the introduction of this rule. To prevent a user from using Yahoo!® Messenger for BlackBerry® smartphones 1.0 on the device, set the Allow Public Yahoo! Messenger Services IT policy rule to No.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.0 SP4

Allow Public WLM Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use Windows Live™ Messenger on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default setting

  • Yes

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 4.1 SP5

Allow Public Yahoo! Messenger Services IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can use Yahoo!® Messenger on a BlackBerry device.

Possible values

  • Yes
  • No

Default value

  • Yes

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 3.6 SP4

Allow Network Address Book Sync IT policy rule

Description

This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device user can synchronize contacts on a BlackBerry device with the network address book that your organization's wireless service provider provides.

The previous name of this rule was Allow T-Mobile Mobile Backup Contact Sync.

If your organization uses T-Mobile® as its wireless service provider, change the value of this rule to "Faves Only" to permit the user to synchronize only the contacts that are included in the user's MyFaves plan with the T-Mobile Mobile Backup. If your organization does not use T-Mobile as its wireless service provider and you change the value for this rule to "Faves Only", the device uses the default value for this rule instead.

Possible values

  • Enabled
  • Disabled
  • Faves Only

Default value

  • Disabled

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Device Software 5.0

Rule introduction

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server 5.0

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