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What exactly is a “BES Router” and how is it different from BES?

I've heard the term "BES Router" used from time to time but I don't understand what it is. I tried checking support KB articles on RIM but it still seems a little ambiguous. Can someone please ...
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Export Blackberry IT Policy List to plaintext

Is there a possibility to export the Blackberry Enterprise Server 10 IT Policy to plaintext? At the moment I find only ways to export it in an encrypted way and I can't open it afterwards on any other ...
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Installing BES Express with hosted exchange

Our company uses a Hosted Exchange which apparently does not have BES support there. I tried to install the BES Express 5 but can't seem to go pass the MAPI Settings section. Following is the error: ...
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What exactly does the “Proxy TLS” option do on Blackberry handhelds and how does it affect data traffic from the mobile device to BES?

Blackberry OS 7.0 | BES 5.x | AT&T Can someone please explain what the "Proxy TLS" option does (under blackberry device menus Options >> Security >> Advanced Security Settings >> TLS >> Proxy ...
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BES 5.x issues when connecting to Exchange 2010 SP2 RU4

Ever since we updated from SP1 RU4 to SP2 RU4 we have noticed that our BES devices will simply stop receiving email. This has occurred at least 5 times in the past few weeks. Today, while speaking ...
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Migrate BlackBerry ID to new Exchange/AD account in BES 5

A BlackBerry user at our organization has been using a generic inbox (e.g. support@example.org) as a contractor. Now they are full-time, and have a new, personal AD account and Exchange mailbox ...
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Adding a user to BES via Script?

I am looking for a way to add users to BES using a script to help automate new user creation process. Is this possible with using any of the resource kits from BlackBerry, or other methods than using ...
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How to sync (or at least view) public / team / shared calendar to Blackberry using BES?

Trying to allow 3 people to view and ideally sync (create/edit) common (team) calendar events via Blackberry and hosted Exchange 2007 BES. My understanding is that BES does not support anything other ...
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BES does not seem to be able to communicate with AD domain

I've had an issue this morning with trying to log on remotely to our BES in Sydney, and i'm getting nowhere fast! I've logged on locally to the machine with the administrator password fine, and the ...
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Avoid direct MAPI connections to exchange-server

We're hosting several domains on our infrastructure, exchange and blackberry hosting included. Some of our clients have a direct vpn-connection into our datacenter because it's needed for their ...
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BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express - Admin Console Page not Found

I've completed the setup of BES Express on our Windows 2003 SBS Server running Exchange. When Accessing the Web based admin control panel, however, I am getting a 404 error page not found. I've tried ...
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Configuring an SMTP server in order to activate a Blackberry device on BES without data plan

I have been trying to get Blackberry Entreprise Server 5.0 running on my Windows 2008 VM. It seems to work, I can now add users and find them into Active Directory. The next step for me would be to ...
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Multiple blackberry devices configured with the same account on Exchange 2010 and BES

Is it possible to have three diffferent Blackberry devices each one of them configured to access to the same Exchange account (mail, calendar, contacts) via BES? If I read an email on a BB, the ...
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BES Express - configure MDS to push messages from 3rd party web application

I have developed IIS web service to send PAP messages using Blackberry Push API over MDS. And there is an application installed on device, configured to receive push messages on appropriate port. ...
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BES Express - failed to run Administration Service

I have installed BES Express on Windows Server 2008 SP1 with Exchange 2007 following by RIM tutorial JDK 1.6.18, JDK\bin included into Path variable After reboot I've run Blackberry Administration ...
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Must I have Exchange to use Blackberry Enterprise Server Express?

In the past I've setup BES (not express) for a company that just wanted their users on the corporate network, they didn't care for email or any other enterprise feature, they just wanted to push a ...
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Does BES cause “last logged” event in ESM?

I apologize if this is a bit of a newbie question, but I'm noticing a few of my members have "Last Logged By" as the administrator account in my ESM (Exchange 2003). I'm running BES 4.1 (which I did ...
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Do all blackberries have some kind of support for email attachment addition of calendar appointments?

Does blackberry support the addition of appointments sent as attachments via email or MMS like the iCalendar format? iCalendar (aka RFC 2445) has the file extension *.ics or *.vcs (v2.0, v1.0 ...
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BES IT Policy: Radio disabled after device startup?

Can anyone tell me which BES IT policy option controls the radio being disabled when the device first starts up. I have been given an IT policy which when applied to a user causes the radio on the ...
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Rename Blackberry Enterprise Server

I've got a server running BES 5 that I'd like to rename. Does anyone have any docs on how to do this? I haven't found anything on RIMs site or when searching. UPDATE: In my case the SQL databases ...
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Blackberry Enterprise Server and Bloomberg

I'm trying to install a new bes express 5 server with a Bloomberg MDS Gateway but there doesn't seem to be much documentation on this setup. I'm comfortable with the blackberry server setup, but not ...
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Is a knife-edge cutover still possible with BES 5.01?

We have a Primary BES with a local SQL Express DB instance running BES 5.01. We built a backup BES by using the same SRP key (after stopping services on primary) and backed up and restored the BESMgmt ...
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BlackBerry Enterpise Server 5.0 (With Exchange 2010) stops delivering emails after a few hours

Our setup before used to be like this: - Exchange 2007 with BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5.0 Everything was working fine and good, but once we changed to Exchange 2010 with the same BES server the ...
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How do I sync beyond 30 days with BES

BES only syncs the last 30 days worth of calendar appointments. I need to change this to sync more than 30 days, e.g. 6 months for example. I read a workaround which involves disabling the wireless ...
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BES 5.0 and MAPI calls to exchange system

We have been using BES 4.1(5) for a while now and it has been a resource hog on exchange due to high number of MAPI calls. I have heard that BES 5.0 is even worse. the comparison i heard is that BES ...
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How to change Blackberry initial message download limit

BES 4.1.6 Blackberry 8300 (curve) Hi guys, I've noticed that handhelds will typically only retrieve the first few KB and then prompt the user to manually retrieve more (or auto-retrieve if they ...
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BES - BlackBerry exception to policy Disable Third Party Software Downloads

We are running BES 5.0, with a Salesforce Mobile application push.This works fine. We do not want the users to download and install 3rd Party applications, so we have disable this by creating a BES ...
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BES and BES Express co-existance

Question: Can I deploy BES and BES Express with Exchange 2010? Any tips for doing this if possible? Background: We have a lot of users with personal BlackBerry's and we would like to allow them to ...
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Is it possible to change the way a blackberry organizes email after enterprise activation?

We recently rolled out a Blackberry Enterprise Server. In the past, everyone had their blackberry connected to the enterprise email through their provider's Blackberry Internet Server. Quite a few ...
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Blackberry Enterprise server questions

Hopefully this belongs here instead of serverfault... I've been asked to evaluate smartphones and smartphone management software, including the blackberry (which is likely the winner of the ...