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Maximum Bluetooth Range IT policy rule


This rule specifies the maximum power range that a BlackBerry® Smart Card Reader uses to send Bluetooth® packets. The permitted range is 30% through 100%.

Default value

The default value is 100%.


Configure a larger power range for a BlackBerry device or a computer to communicate with a BlackBerry Smart Card Reader over a greater distance.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0 SP3
  • BlackBerry Smart Card Reader software version 1.0


The BlackBerry® Enterprise Server for Novell® GroupWise® does not support this rule.


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