BlackBerry Bridge icon is no longer present on the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet

Article ID: KB29992

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 02-21-2012

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • Tablets
  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
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  • BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet
  • BlackBerry® Bridge™ 2.0
CollapseOverview
After upgrading to BlackBerry® Bridge™ 2.0 on a BlackBerry® smartphone that is not associated with a BlackBerry® Enterprise Server, the Bridge Browser icon is no longer present on the BlackBerry PlayBook.
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This is by design as the native Browser provides the same functionality when bridged, therefore making the Bridge Browser redundant.
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The Bridge Browser is present when connected to a BlackBerry smartphone associated with a BlackBerry Enterprise Server in order to allow browsing corporate intra-nets.

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