- BlackBerry App World™ BlackBerry® smartphones 3.1
Gift requests for applications and subscriptions can be sent from BlackBerry App World™ to contacts in your BlackBerry® Messenger. To request a gift from a BBM™ contact, complete the following:
To request the gift:
- From BlackBerry App World, view the application to request a gift for, then click the Gift icon.
- When prompted select Request Gift
Note: If this is the first time to request/purchase a gift, you will be prompted to connect the application to BlackBerry Messenger (BBM). Click 'Connect to link BlackBerry App World to BlackBerry Messenger'
- Select the BBM contact you would like to requesting the gift from
- Type an optional message to include with the gift request, and click Send Gift Request
- A prompt to advise that the gift request has been sent will be displayed
To accept the gift:
- Once the request to purchase has been completed, a BBM message will be received indicating that the application has been purchased for you
- To install the application, open the BBM chat and click the Open button from the gift message to launch BlackBerry App World
Click Download Gift to install the application
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