Texts of blackBerry Smartphones high priority?


Is it possible to place the phone on peace, but only to allow my daughter ring texts through?  What I was wondering is there a way to calm down just the phone while I'm asleep and only receive important texts?  Thank you very much... This phone is so addictive


You can set the incoming messages to the level 1 by going to Messages, and then click the [Menu] button and select Options--> e-mail filters.  In the filters screen, hit [Menu]--> New.  Name the filter as VIP, scroll to go, hit [Menu] select a name of--> and add the entry to the address book of your daughter to the list (you can add more names too).  Now all incoming messages it will set to level 1, which is usually by default used only for PIN to PIN messages.  Which is located under the Messages--> [Menu]--> Options--> General--> make PIN Messages level 1 Options (Yes or no).

Now, create a new profile called sleeping.  From the home screen go to --> Advanced profiles, click on the [Menu] button and select the new profile.  Together everything you want to Mute and beep only except for the Messages of level 1 - set what some tones, with or without vibration.  This is what will be used for incoming messages for your daughter.  Save the profile when finished.

Now, before you continue, if you also want to hear your daughter calls, follow these steps.  You should be in the list of profiles .  Click on the [Menu] button and select New Exception.  Give it a name like VIP, then scroll to the bottom for the from field, click on the [Menu] button and select add name.  Find your daughter in your address book and add to the list (you can add more than one too).  Once you have added all you want, scroll to the line of the usage profile and select the profile that contains the parameters of this ring the phone instead of silencing it (assuming you silenced the phone in the profile of sleeping).

Now, when you use the profile of sleeping, you will still hear all incoming Messages (email or text) as well as phone calls to your daughter.

There is a third party application called BlackBerry profile Switcher that can automatically change your profile at predetermined times.  If I really needed it, I would spend the $10 for it.  You can download (OTA or Desktop Manager facilities available) and first try here:


There is a link to purchase on this page too.

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