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Version: 1.2

What's new in BBM Enterprise

The new features for the BBM Enterprise administrator console include the following:

IT policies
  • You can allow or prevent users from sharing content in a chat
  • You can allow or prevent users from retracting a chat
Auditing and archiving
  • Using the existing reporting capability, you can view and receive a report from all the devices registered for a user

The new features for the BBM Enterprise 1.2 app include the following:

Multiple points of presence
  • Access your BBM Enterprise account from up to three devices simultaneously
Windows and macOS
  • Access your BBM Enterprise account from your Windows or macOS device
Group chat administration
  • Group chats now have administrators who can:
    • Add and remove participants
    • Allow participants to invite others to the group chat
    • Add and remove administration capabilities for participants
    • Delete the chat for all participants
  • Participants are notified of administrator actions in the chat
Chat history setting
  • Automatically delete your chat history when you end a chat
Retract chat enhancement
  • When you retract a chat, the chat and its encryption keys are deleted
Search result improvement
  • On Androidâ„¢ and iOS devices, in a search, if the administrator has enabled the BBM Protected Active Directory Enabled policy, you can now view the contact card and tap it to designate a method of communication with the contact
User status improvement
  • The status field and personal message field are now consolidated into one status field
iOS file sharing
  • On iOS, share files to BBM Enterprise from another app
Additional updates
  • Updated terms and conditions
  • Encrypted voice and video calls now use AES256-GCM
  • If your admnistrator increases the time allowed for message expiry, tap on the chat header in a 1:1 chat to start a new chat with the updated time allowed
  • iOS users can accept incoming BBM Enterprise calls from a locked iOS device
  • BBM Enterprise Voice and Video licensees can no longer accept or place unencrypted BBM Enterprise calls
  • Feed items for your own updates are no longer displayed
  • 'Show my country and time' and blocking contacts are no longer supported

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