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Enable WAP Config IT policy rule


This rule specifies whether a separate icon appears on a BlackBerry® device if the appropriate service books are present for the WAP Browser.

For more information about the browser configurations that are available on a BlackBerry device, see the Browser policy group.

Default value

The default value is True.


Change this rule to False to turn off the WAP service and hide the WAP Browser icon on a BlackBerry device.

Turning off the WAP service might turn off the ability to send and receive MMS messages if your network service provider uses the WAP service for MMS messaging.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Connect™ versions 2.1, 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 3.6
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for IBM® Lotus® Domino® and BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for Novell® GroupWise® version 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for Microsoft® Exchange version 3.5


The BlackBerry Enterprise Server for Novell GroupWise supports this rule in BlackBerry Device Software version 4.0 or later.


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