When sending BBM messages to a contact who is out of coverage the messages will be pended, but will eventually expire

Article ID: KB26653

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 09-05-2014

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • BBM for Android
  • BBM for iPhone
  • BBM for Windows Phone
  • BlackBerry Messenger for BlackBerry OS 7 and earlier
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  • BlackBerry Messenger
  • BBM for Android
  • BBM for iPhone
  • iPad
  • iPod touch
  • BBM for Windows Phone
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When sending BBM messages to a contact who is out of coverage, the messages will be pended, but will eventually expire (that is be deleted from the system and not delivered).

Depending on the message type, the expiry interval will be as follows:

Message sent to a single contact: 3 days

Messages sent to a group: 1 day

File Transfer: 1 hour

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