BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-01-2006, 07:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Model: 8100
Posts: 89
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Alert for emails from specified persons?

Please Login to Remove!

Is there a way for the BB to sound an alert or vibrate when an e-mail arrives from a specific person in the address book? I would find this very useful.
Offline  
Old 10-02-2006, 09:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Marietta, GA
Model: 7100i
Carrier: Nextel
Posts: 102
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

If you are using BIS, create a filter on your web account for each email address you want to have a special notifier. Check the box that says "Level 1 Notification" in the filter. Then go into your BB profiles and set the Level 1 notification to whatever you want. You'll need to set it in each profile you will use.

From the Profiles screen, you can use the "Use Active Profile Except For" and add address book entries to your important calls list and change the ring tone for them. I don't think this effects email notifications though.

Last edited by lhuff : 10-02-2006 at 09:05 AM.
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





Copyright 2004-2014 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.