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Disable Peer-to-Peer Normal Send IT policy rule


This rule specifies whether to prevent a BlackBerry® device user from sending PIN messages that are not encrypted when using the S/MIME Support Package for BlackBerry® smartphones or the PGP® Support Package for BlackBerry® smartphones.

Default value

The default value is No.


If you change this rule to Yes, to send PIN messages the user must install the S/MIME Support Package for BlackBerry smartphones or the PGP Support Package for BlackBerry smartphones on a BlackBerry device. You must also turn on S/MIME message processing on the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server, or configure the PGP Universal Server Address IT policy rule to permit PGP message processing.

To turn off all PIN messaging, configure the Allow Peer-to-Peer Messages IT policy rule to No.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Application Suite version 1.0
  • BlackBerry® Connect™ version 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 3.6


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


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