Even when you are not in the BBM app, BBM by default shows the BBM connected icon in your notifications panel on your device. You have the option to hide or show this icon.
When you turn off the BBM Connected icon, BBM messages might not be delivered or delivery might be delayed if your device memory is low.
- Tap .
- Scroll down to Settings.
- Tap Notifications.
- Uncheck to hide or check the box to show the BBM connected icon.