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When a message is initially delivered to a BlackBerry device, the entire message may not be available. Message content up to a maximum of 2 Kb is delivered to the BlackBerry device to conserve bandwidth and storage space. To obtain more of a message the
Note: The maximum size of a message is 32 Kb. Message contents beyond 32 Kb will be truncated. With BlackBerry® Device Software 4.0 and later, the BlackBerry® Internet Service supports complete message retrieval at once. That is, the boolean parameter can be set to true to retrieve the entire message. For BlackBerry Device Software versions prior to 4.0, the BlackBerry Internet Service does not support complete message retrieval at once; therefore, if the boolean parameter is set to true, the request is ignored by the BlackBerry Internet Service.
The following sample application illustrates how to retrieve more of a message: