Set owner information on a device

You can specify the owner information that appears on the screen of the BlackBerry device when it is locked.

  1. On the computer that hosts the BlackBerry Enterprise Server User Administration Tool, on the taskbar, click Start > All Programs > BlackBerry Enterprise Server Resource Kit > BlackBerry Enterprise Server User Administration Tool Client > BlackBerry Enterprise Server User Administration Tool.
  2. Type besuseradminclient <credentials> -set_owner_info -u <user_name> -b <server_name> .
  3. Perform any of the following actions:
    • To specify the owner name to display, type -name "<name>".
    • To specify a single line of text, type -info "<owner_information>".
    • To specify multiple lines of text using an input file, type -infofile <filename> .

Example: Setting owner information on a device

besuseradminclient -username admin -password password -set_owner_info -name "Julie Palmer" -info "Building A, Smith Drive" -u jpalmer@test.rim.net -b server1

The text file userinformation.txt contains the following information:

Julie Palmer
Building 7, Smith Drive
Desk phone: (515) 123-4567
Mobile phone: (414) 765-4321

Then type the following command:

besuseradminclient -username admin -password password -set_owner_info -infofile userinformation.txt -u jpalmer@test.rim.net -b server1



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