- BlackBerry Enterprise Server
- BlackBerry 7.1 and earlier
- BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express for Microsoft Exchange
- BlackBerry Internet service
BlackBerry smartphones that do not have Documents to Go application installed will not be able to open a macros-enabled attachment. When an attempt is made to download a macros-enabled attachment, the BlackBerry smartphone displays the following warning message:
You are about to download an attachment that cannot be viewed on device.
When attempting to open a downloaded attachment that is Macros-enabled, the attachment opens on the smartphone using the Documents to Go application. If the Documents To Go application is not installed on the smartphone the following error message is displayed:
This attachment type cannot be viewed on device.
Attachment service does render the macros-enabled attachment as a native attachment.
Microsoft Office Documents with embedded macros are not supported by the BlackBerry Solution at this time.
Examples of Macro-Enabled Microsoft Office documents and the related file extensions can be identified as shown below:
- Microsoft Excel: .xlsm, .xltm, .xlam
- Microsoft Word .docm, .dotm
- Microsoft Powerpoint .pptm, .potm, .ppam, .ppsm, .sldm
Save the macros-enabled file attachment as a normal document. The attachment service will render those files correctly.
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