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Maximum PC Long Term Timeout IT policy rule


This rule specifies the maximum time (in hours) that can elapse after a computer and a BlackBerry® Smart Card Reader establish secure pairing information before the computer and BlackBerry Smart Card Reader delete the secure pairing information. The permitted range is 1 through 720 hours.

Default value

The default value is a null value.


If you configure this rule, the user cannot turn off this feature but can change the Long Term Timeout field in the BlackBerry Smart Card Reader options on a computer to a lower value.

If you do not configure this rule, the user can change the Long Term Timeout field to any value.


This rule is related to the Maximum PC Bluetooth Traffic Inactivity Timeout IT policy rule.

Minimum requirements

  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.0 SP5
  • BlackBerry Smart Card Reader software version 1.5


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


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