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Troubleshooting

Cannot initialize AES-256: Did you install Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy Files?

Possible Cause

When you run the BlackBerry® MDS Simulator you might encounter this message if you install the Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy files in the wrong JRE directory.

Possible Solution

Install the Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy files in the appropriate directory of the system JRE. The location of the system JRE can be found in your system's PATH environment variable.

MDS-CS_MDS>:<ERROR>:<Unknown packet destination: RIM_IM>

Possible Cause

You might encounter this error when you send an invitation from one BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator to another if::
  • You are using a 64-bit version of the JRE
  • Your system's PATH environment variable references a 64-bit version of the JRE

Possible Solution

Verify that you are using a 32-bit version of the JRE.