Turn NFC On / Off - BlackBerry® Classic

Near Field Communication (NFC) allows the transfer of data between devices that are a few centimeters apart, typically back-to-back.

Note NFC must be turned on for NFC-based apps (e.g., Android Beam) to function correctly.

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings Settings icon.
    Note If not available, swipe down from the top of the display (where the time is located).
  2. Tap Network Connections Network and connection settings icon.
  3. Tap NFC.
  4. Tap the NFC Connectivity switch to turn on On indicator or off Off indicator.
    • If available, configure the following settings:
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
      • Prompt before sending
      • Prompt before receiving