App Updates: BlackBerry Work, Tasks, Notes, and BBM Enterprise

BlackBerry Work

Android

  • Do not disturb profile: New Do not disturb profile to block notifications in off-work periods (requires BEMS 2.8 and BlackBerry UEM 12.8).
  • Additional Sync Frequency settings: Previously, sync could be set for startup (Manual) or continuous (Auto-Sync). Now, under Battery Saver in Settings, sync can be set to every 15 minutes, 30 minutes, or hour.
  • Trash folder improvements: In Mail Settings, Empty Trash Folder has been changed to Go To Trash Folder, where you can empty the folder or sort and order its contents.
  • Improvements to HTML rendering.
BlackBerry Work
Price: Free

iOS

  • Logging: Improved log upload status screen.
  • Do not disturb profile:  New Do not disturb profile to block notifications in off-work periods (requires BEMS 2.8 and BlackBerry UEM 12.8).
BlackBerry Work
Price: Free

BlackBerry Tasks

Android

  • BlackBerry Analytics: Feature-usage data provided to BlackBerry Analytics and the previous app-usage date provided.
  • Fingerprint authentication: Added setting allowing user to turn on or turn off Fingerprint Password Support if the “Allow Android fingerprint authentication” setting is selected in the BlackBerry Dynamics profile in UEM or the “Allow Android Fingerprint for Idle Unlock” or “Enable Android Fingerprint From Cold Start” is selected in the BlackBerry Dynamics profile in Good Control.
  • Android 4.4: Removed support for Android 4.4
  • Logging: Improved BlackBerry Tasks for Android diagnostic reporting
BlackBerry Tasks
Price: Free

iOS

  • BlackBerry Analytics: Feature-usage data provided to BlackBerry Analytics and the previous app-usage date is provided
BlackBerry Work
Price: Free

BlackBerry Notes

Android

  • BlackBerry Analytics: Feature-usage data provided to BlackBerry Analytics and the previous app-usage date provided
  • Fingerprint authentication: Added setting allowing user to turn on or turn off Fingerprint Password Support if the “Allow Android fingerprint authentication” setting is selected in the BlackBerry Dynamics profile in UEM or the “Allow Android Fingerprint for Idle Unlock” or “Enable Android Fingerprint From Cold Start” is selected in the BlackBerry Dynamics profile in Good Control.
  • Android 4.4: Removed support for Android 4.4
  • Logging: Improved BlackBerry Notes for Android diagnostic reporting
BlackBerry Notes
Price: Free

iOS

  • HTML formatting: Retain HTML formatting when converting a note to an email
  • BlackBerry Analytics: Feature-usage data provided to BlackBerry Analytics and the previous app-usage date provided
BlackBerry Notes
Price: Free

BBM Enterprise

  • Calls from Cloud DS: Start BBM voice and video calls from Cloud DS results.
  • Android 8.0 Support: Support for Android 8.0.
  • Chat enhancements:
    Inline message editing.
    Quote additional message types and tap to view quoted message.
    Send files up to 128 MB and control whether files are downloaded over Wi-Fi only.
    Group chat typing notifications.
  • Desktop application:
    Universal search to locate contacts, chats, and messages.
    New message indicator in chats.
  • IT Policy updates:
    Control the Message synchronization window.
    Disable location sharing.
    Disable external communication.
BBM Enterprise
Price: Free
BBM Enterprise
Price: Free