Originally Posted by paulcurtis
Thanks. This pretty much confirms what I expected, I just wanted to make sure I wasn't being stoopid.
I do wish the Silent profile meant just that.
This is a case of there being a right way, a wrong way, and a BlackBerry way. The BlackBerry way makes sense when you stand back and stare at it for a while.
They prioritized the alarm to ALWAYS work. Other things can be silenced, but the alarm is considered "mission critical" and overrides muting or profile changes.