Limitations on the Screen Name field when creating a BlackBerry ID

Article ID: KB24064

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-15-2011


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry ID
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  • BlackBerry ID
When creating a BlackBerry® ID, you are required to create a unique Screen Name. This Screen Name field has certain limitations/requirements such as:

  • Must contain at least 3 characters with a maximum of 100 characters
  • Cannot contain any special characters such as: \"*/<>[]{}@$%^+=,.~?|&;#
  • Can contain spaces
  • Are case insensitive
  • Cannot contain any unacceptable language or text


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