Subscribing to an RSS Feed not included in the BlackBerry News app News Library

Article ID: KB26871

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-14-2011


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablets
  • BlackBerry News app for BlackBerry PlayBook
Jump to: Environment | Overview
  • BlackBerry® News app 1.0
  • BlackBerry® PlayBook
To subscribe to an RSS Feed not included in the BlackBerry® News app News Library, please perform the following steps:

  1. Obtain the RSS URL from the RSS feed desired. This can be done by navigating website on a browser and copying the RSS URL link.
  2. Enter the RSS URL or the domain URL into the search box in the upper right hand corner of BlackBerry News app.
  3. BlackBerry News app will search the URL provided. If an RSS URL was provided BlackBerry News app will display the RSS news feed with an option to subscribe.

    If a domain URL was entered, BlackBerry News app will display all the RSS news feeds found at the domain, if any, with options to subscribe to each.

  4. If no RSS News Feed was found, a message will display stating No items available.

Note: For information on adding and removing RSS feeds including those found in the News Library, please see KB26870 – What is BlackBerry News Feeds app on BlackBerry PlayBook


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