Add a member by scanning a barcode

To perform this task, your BlackBerry smartphone must have a camera.

Depending on the permissions that the administrator of the group has set, you might need to be an administrator of the group to perform this task. If you have NFC technology on your smartphone, you can also add members using BlackBerry Tag. For more information about NFC technology, see the main help.

  1. In a group, click Members > Invite to BBM Group > Scan a PIN barcode > Start Scanning.
  2. Hold your smartphone so that all four corners of the barcode appear on your screen. Continue to hold the smartphone until you hear the success beep.

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