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zac_mathews
Posts: 31
Registered: ‎08-07-2008
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For push operation how can I get current network address of BB device

Hi,

I am new to BB development . I wish to develop a Java application or servlet from which I can send push command to my client devices on BES ... I wish to know a few things

 

  • First of all whether its possiable to do from a core Java application or from servlet?..
  • how to know current network address of BB device which uses BES....

 

BB Experts please help... I wish to know from where can i start with...

 

 

Thanks in advance...

 

( am I at right forum to ask these questions )

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gbeukeboom
Posts: 2,559
Registered: ‎10-16-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Z10

Re: For push operation how can I get current network address of BB device

Hi,

 

When you push to a BlackBerry smartphone you push to either the email address or PIN associated with the device. These can be previously known or read from the BES.

 

Performing a Browser Channel Push is definitely possible to be done from within a Java application, check out the HTTPDemo (server-side) included with the BlackBerry JDEs and JDE Plug-ins for Eclipse (eJDE) which displays this.

 

http://na.blackberry.com/eng/developers/javaappdev/devtools.jsp

 

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/developers/deliverables/10155/index.jsp?name=HTTP+Push+Sample+Applicat...

 

Regards,

 

Garett
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zac_mathews
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Re: For push operation how can I get current network address of BB device

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Thanks Garett Beukeboom

 

That was very helpful.....

 

I wish to know that is it possiable to dynamically get details (like their pin email etc...) of BB devices from BES...

 

 

Thanks in Advance....

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gbeukeboom
Posts: 2,559
Registered: ‎10-16-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Z10

Re: For push operation how can I get current network address of BB device

If you are using BES version 5.0 or above then you could install and use the BlackBerry Administration APIs to gather a list of all users, their email addresses and associated PINs:

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/developers/subcategories/?userType=21&category=BlackBerry+Administrati...

 

If using an earlier version of BES then you could use the BlackBerry Resource Kit which can achieve the same results but will need to be run from the BES.

 

Regards,

 

Garett
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zac_mathews
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Re: For push operation how can I get current network address of BB device

Thanks Garett Beukeboom

 

thats gr8 :smileyhappy: