Redesign the Emergency Call button that is available when the BlackBerry smartphone is locked

Article ID: KB20263

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 03-28-2012

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
Jump to: Environment | Overview
CollapseEnvironment
  • BlackBerry® smartphones
  • DT 465678
CollapseOverview

Accidental calls can be made to emergency services (911) from a locked BlackBerry® smartphone. A feature enhancement request has been submitted to make the ability to dial the emergency number from a locked BlackBerry smartphone optional with a feature to disable that functionality.

Disclaimer

By downloading, accessing or otherwise using the Knowledge Base documents you agree:

   (a) that the terms of use for the documents found at www.blackberry.com/legal/knowledgebase apply to your use or reference to these documents; and

   (b) not to copy, distribute, disclose or reproduce, in full or in part any of the documents without the express written consent of RIM.


Visit the BlackBerry Technical Solution Center at www.blackberry.com/btsc.