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Old 12-09-2009, 09:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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-I am trying to figure out the function on the BlackBerry Tour to Auto-Lock the device after a given time interval. How do you do that?

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Set a password on the device, then you can set the timeout for auto-lock.
Options > Password > Security Timeout =
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Talking Static time interval

That interval will lock your device even if your typing anything.

Is there a setting available that will only lock your device after being inactive for a certain amount of time ? Not just lock after 30 min even if you where writing a lette all the time.
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The security timeout takes affect after inactivity. So it does what you want it to do. By the way, you can press the letter K and lock it any time
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Would that be a Policy setting then. Because it just locks me when im typing/browsing whatever ?
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Would that be a Policy setting then. Because it just locks me when im typing/browsing whatever ?
Yes, the IT Policy setting for this is called 'Enable Long-Term Timeout' and is located in the Device Only policy group.
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Thanks, I will look it up tomorrow and try.

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