BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-17-2011, 09:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Model: 9630
PIN: N/A
Carrier: VZW
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default BES and Global Address Book

Please Login to Remove!

I was wondering if it is possible to be able to synchronize the exchange global address book locally to each blackberry so there is a copy on the device.

Our sales guys need to be able to search the global address book even if they have no 3G or wifi access.

Is this possible?
Offline  
Old 05-17-2011, 09:47 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry God
 
penguin3107's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Model: iOS 5
Carrier: VZW
Posts: 11,701
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 235 Times in 218 Posts
Default Re: BES and Global Address Book

It's not possible with BES.
There might be some third-party software to handle this, but I've never seen anything that actually worked well.

We use a public contact folder for this, but it's not in sync with the GAL. Someone needs to maintain the PCF manually.
__________________
BCSA
BES 5.0.3 MR4 :-: Exchange 2007 SP3 RU3
http://port3101.org
Offline  
Old 05-17-2011, 09:59 AM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Model: 9630
PIN: N/A
Carrier: VZW
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: BES and Global Address Book

That's what I figured.. I wonder how well this works.. slipstreamsolutions.co.uk/products/GALSyncServer.htm
Offline  
Old 05-18-2011, 01:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Baggarly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Olympia
Model: 9650
PIN: Worms
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 76
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Re: BES and Global Address Book

You should be able to export the list to a file, build it out on the server and push to the devices. We did it a while back but cannot remember exactly how we did it.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads for: BES and Global Address Book
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BES 5 Transported Migrated Users not working...please help! DSHThomsons BES Admin Corner 41 02-25-2011 06:20 AM
PIN Messages and Global Address Book (BES v5) loweredxtreme BES Admin Corner 0 01-24-2011 01:33 AM
Another Activating Initializing on BB Professional patrickd26 BES Admin Corner 4 05-06-2008 05:12 AM
Global address book not updating during BES activation tywaugh General BlackBerry Discussion 1 08-15-2006 01:43 PM
SECOND ADDRESS BOOK SYNC, or second global address book jlosier General BlackBerry Discussion 0 01-26-2006 02:13 PM

146288 New In Box, Allen-Bradley 1785-ME16 Memory Cartridge 16K EEPROM
$305.2
146288 New In Box, Allen-Bradley 1785-ME16  Memory Cartridge 16K EEPROM pictureAllen Bradley 1747-M1 Series A SLC 500 EEPROM Memmory Module 1K
$35.0
Allen Bradley 1747-M1 Series A SLC 500 EEPROM Memmory Module 1K pictureBluetooth Stereo Module Audio Transceiver BLK-MD-SPK-B EEPROM Bluetooth V2.0+EDR
$3.99
Bluetooth Stereo Module Audio Transceiver BLK-MD-SPK-B EEPROM Bluetooth V2.0+EDR pictureBid iCA03 USB Microchip PIC/dsPIC/EEPROM ICSP/Zif Programmer Set @ PICkit2 SW
$7.45
Bid iCA03 USB Microchip PIC/dsPIC/EEPROM ICSP/Zif Programmer Set @ PICkit2 SW pictureBluetooth BLK-MD-SPK-B OVC3860 Stereo Module Audio Transceiver EEPROM V2.0+EDR
$8.88
Bluetooth BLK-MD-SPK-B OVC3860 Stereo Module Audio Transceiver EEPROM V2.0+EDR picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.