BlackBerry Internet Service real-time delivery of email messages from AOL, Gmail and Yahoo! Mail accounts

Article ID: KB12373

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-15-2011


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry Internet Service
  • BlackBerry® Internet Service
  • AOL® Mail, Gmail®, and Yahoo!® Mail web-based email accounts

    **Please note that Gmail is known as Google Mail™ in some countries.


AOL® Mail, Gmail®, and Yahoo!® Mail allow for real-time delivery of email messages to BlackBerry® Internet Service subscribers. This real-time delivery includes any other email accounts that are hosted by the respective organizations.

Email accounts that are not hosted by these organizations are polled for new messages every 15 minutes.

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Note: Yahoo! Mail users are no longer required to pay for a Post Office Protocol (POP) enabled email account.


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