In this updated version, the BlackBerry has added several new features to the OS devices running OS 5.0 , 6.0, 7.0, and 7.1 follows:
-Search for Channels - the tab "Browse Channels" tab on the BlackBerry 10 or the "New Channel" on BBOS, users can search and track new Channels.
-Active Text for Channel ID's Within BBOS (5, 6, and 7) - Whenever a channel is recorded in the BBOS BBM, users can select the ID Channel to open up channels of BBM. * Coming up will be for BB10 *
-Deleting My Own Channel - Users can now delete the channel created by them. Channels will also be removed from the list of all those who are watching.
-Support animated GIF - Users can now insert the GIF animation in his article on the Channel. Download the form here Gif images to test this feature: Animated gif pack
-View Subscriber Count Within a Channel's Preview Screen - users can now see the total number of channels on the track, right from the preview screen Channel.
-Repost Channel Content - Channels BBM allows users to send the content they find or from channel to channel they monitor their
Known Issues 188.8.131.52:
Notable Known Issues for the latest BBM Channels builds are as follows:
- Animated gifs are not rendering properly. Workaround: Open the image in full screen, then back out.
File Size: 5.85 MB
Required: 5.0.0 or higher
How to Download & Install:
- Download at https://beta.webapps.blackberry.com.
- Register first
- Join BBM Channels
- Install via OTA for BBOS
- After installed to your device, the keycode will be mail to your registered email
- Your phone might need restart.
- After the device restarted, input the keycode given.