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Disable Serial Port Profile IT policy rule


This rule specifies whether a BlackBerry® device can use the Bluetooth® SPP.

Default values

The default value in the Advanced security and Advanced Security with No 3rd Party Applications IT policies is Yes.

The default value in all other preconfigured IT policies is No.


A BlackBerry device uses the Bluetooth SPP to establish a serial connection between the BlackBerry device and a Bluetooth enabled device that uses a serial port interface.

Minimum requirements

  • Java® based BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry® Connect™ version 4.0
  • BlackBerry® Device Software version 3.8
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0


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


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