Share a smart tag

The NFC feature might not be available, depending on your wireless service provider, your administrator's settings, and your BlackBerry device model.
In the Smart Tags app, highlight a tag.
  • To display the smart tag as a QR Code for another device to scan, tap The show as barcode icon.
  • To share the smart tag through a message, such as an email or text message, or to share the smart tag with an application, such as BlackBerry Remember, tap Share. Tap a message type or application.
  • To send the smart tag to another NFC-enabled BlackBerry device, tap Share > NFC. Align the backs of the devices.
  • To copy the smart tag to a writeable NFC tag, tap The write to NFC tag icon. Tap your device against the NFC tag.
    Tip: NFC tags are often sold as stickers. If you copy your smart tag to an NFC tag sticker, you can stick your smart tags nearly anywhere.

Lock a smart tag

The NFC feature might not be available, depending on your wireless service provider, your administrator's settings, and your BlackBerry device model.

If you copy a smart tag to a writeable NFC tag, and you plan to leave the NFC tag in a public space, you should lock the NFC tag to prevent tampering. When an NFC tag is locked it can't be unlocked, changed, or erased.

  1. In the Smart Tags app, tap More > The lock NFC tag icon .
  2. Align the back of your BlackBerry device with the tag.


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