Mobile Manager

Learn to set up, troubleshoot, and manage Mobile Manager

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User and Group Management

User Management: How Do I Create Users?

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User Management: Enrollment PIN

Add a simple enrollment PIN to students
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Group Management: How Do I Create Groups?

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Group Management: Groups & SIS IDs

Creating groups, assigning SIS IDs in the UI.
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Group Management: Deleting Groups

How to delete groups in Mobile Manager
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Group Management: Smart Groups

Smart Groups make it easy to quickly create a group then apply policies to all users within the group.
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Group Management: Bulk remove User Memberships

Remove all users from current group tree
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Group Management: How do I add Users to Groups?

UI, CSV and Sync methods to add user memberships
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Lightspeed Dashboard: Scheduled Import

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CSV: Mobile Manager Imports

Quickly deal with large tasks in bulk using CSV imports
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CSV: Add Users to this group by SIS ID

Quickly bulk add users to a single group in Mobile Manager.
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CSV: Add a SIS ID to Users by Username

Assign a SIS ID to existing users in bulk
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CSV: Connect Users to Devices by SIS ID and S/N

Assign / bind users to devices in bulk
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Device Management

Device Management: How do I Enroll a device?

iOS, macOS, Android and Windows enrollment methods
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Device Management: iOS & macOS URL Enrollment

How to enroll a device with a URL
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Device Management: Enrolling a Windows 10 Device

URL enrollment
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Device Management: Enrolling via Azure AD Domain Join

Windows 10
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Device Management: Enrolling Devices with Apple Configurator 2.5+

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Device Management: Supervising and Enrolling a Device Using Apple Configurator 1

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Device Management: How to Update iOS and macOS Through Mobile Manager

Wirelessly update devices
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Device Management: How do I Assign Users to Devices?

Devices inherit policies assigned to users
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Device Management: Apple Classroom

Setup and configure Apple Classroom for 1:1 or generic users (Trolley) & Shared iPad
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Device Management: How Do I Clear or Reset Passcodes?

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Device Management: Shared iPad

Configure, enroll and setup Shared iPad with Apple Classroom
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Device Management: Using Lost Mode With iOS Devices

Managed Lost Mode
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Device Management: Activation Lock iOS 7+

Help enabling and disabling Activation Lock
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Device Management: Device Geolocation (Windows 10+)

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Device Management: Updating a Windows 10 Product Key

Apply your own volume license key to devices
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Add or Remove Devices from Groups

Individually or in bulk
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CSV: Mass Update Supervised iOS 8+ Device Names

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CSV: Decommission Devices by Serial Number

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CSV: Bulk Wiping Devices by Serial Number

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CSV: Mass Update Device Asset Tags

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Apps and Books

App Management: Introduction

Everything to do with managing apps in Mobile Manager
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Managed Distribution: Setup

How to get started with Managed Distribution
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Managed Distribution: Device Assignment

Simplify app deployments without Apple IDs
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Managed Distribution: User Assignment

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Managed Distribution: Invite For User Assignment

Inviting users to join your VPP service token for User Assigned licenses
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Managed Distribution: How to Update a Service Token

Update an ASM Location or legacy VPP token
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Managed Distribution: How can I silently install apps?

Why am I being prompted for an Apple ID when deploying apps?
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Managed Distribution: FAQ

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Managed Distribution: How do I Revoke App Licenses?

Behaviour and methods to revoke Managed Distribution app licenses from devices or users.
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Managed Distribution: Installing Apps

How do I install apps as Managed Distribution?
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Installing books onto iOS and macOS devices

Upload, Web and Managed Distribution
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App Management: Store Apps

How to install iOS Store apps
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App Management: Uploading Apps

How do I upload apps to Mobile Manager?
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App Management: Updating Apps

How do I update apps?
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App Management: Removing Apps

How do I delete apps from groups or devices in Mobile Manager?
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App Management: Reinstalling apps

Pushing out App Install commands in bulk or individually
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App Management: Self Service Portal (SSP)

Private App Store
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App Management: Installing specific apps or books on devices

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App Management: How to Deploy Apps to Windows Devices

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App Management: Installing Windows 10 Apps From MBSP

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App Management: Installing Apps on Windows 10 Devices

Upload and install an MSI packages
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App Management: How to Push Windows Executables to Devices

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Deploying Windows 8.1 apps

Windows 8.1
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Policies

Policies: Policy Management

Everything about policy management in Mobile Manager
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Policies: Basic Restrictions

Common restrictions that schools consider restricting, and why.
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Policies: Policy Variables

Variables automatically populate with device or user data
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Policies: DNS Proxy

Allow an app to intercept DNS traffic
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Policies: OS X

Manage your OSX policies in Mobile Manager
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Policies: OS X Single App Mode

Configure Mobile Manager with a policy to allow specified apps on OSX to run in single app mode.
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Policies: Setup Assistant

Set a Mobile Manager policy to configure a device Setup Assistant
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Policies: Windows Defender

Configure settings to modify behavior of Windows Defender for managed Windows devices.
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Policies: Windows Update

Control the behavior of Windows Update on managed Windows devices.
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Policies: Passcode

View, edit, or delete profile passcode settings
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Policies: Wi-Fi

View, edit, or delete Wi-Fi policies on mobile devices
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Policies: Mail

View, edit, or delete mail policies
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Policies: Exchange ActiveSync

View, edit, or delete Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync policies
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Policies: Google Accounts

Add Google Accounts through Mobile Manager on iOS 9.3+ devices
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Policies: LDAP

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Policies: Calendar

View, edit, or delete calendar (CalDav) policies
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Policies: Contacts

View, edit, or delete contact (CardDav) policies
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Policies: Shared Documents

Configure access to documents stored on an OS X server
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Policies: Subscribed Calendars

View, edit, or delete subscribed calendars policies
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Policies: Wallpaper

View, edit, or delete profile wallpaper policies on supervised devices
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Policies: Web Shortcuts

Push Web Clips / URLs to devices
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Policies: Global Proxy

Configure a global proxy using a web filter
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Policies: App Lock

How to place devices in Single App mode
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Policies: App Permissions

Hide unwanted apps
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Policies: App Configuration

Learn how to use app configuration policies
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Policies: APN/Cellular

Set the Wi-Fi Access Point Name on mobile devices with APN/Cellular policies
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Policies: AirPlay

Allow users to stream audio and video from their iOS devices to external devices with AirPlay
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Policies: AirPlay Security

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Policies: AirPrint

Let users print wirelessly from their iOS devices with AirPrint
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Policies: Single Sign On

Allow user credentials to be used across apps with single sign on.
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Policies: Web Content Filter

View, edit, or delete Web Content Filter policies
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Policies: Email Domains

View, edit, or delete Email Domains policies
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Policies: Web Domains

Add, edit, or delete web domain policies
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Policies: VPN

Configure how devices connect to and use VPNs
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Policies: Font

View, edit, or delete font settings
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Policies: Notifications

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Policies: Conference Room Display

Manage the message that appears on-screen in Conference Room Display mode
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Policies: Lock Screen Message

Configure lock screen and login screen messages
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Policies: SCEP

Use Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP) policies to allow iOS 6+ devices to obtain certificates from SCEP servers
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Policies: Certificates

Upload, view, edit, or delete Certificate policies
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Policies: System Rule

View, edit, or delete System Rule policies.
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Policies: System Managed

View, edit, or delete System Managed policies.
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Policies: System Control

View, edit, or delete System Control policies.
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Policies: Timed Policies

How to create Timed Policies
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Policies: Use an Internal Proxy as a Global Proxy

Can't save the Global Proxy payload?
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Policies: Autonomous Single App Mode

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Policies: How to Configure On-Campus Mobile Manager Policies

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Reports

Reports: Overview

A list of all the available reports in Mobile Manager.
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Reports: Group Details

Further details about the Organization, School or Groups
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Reports: Activities

See Activities and Errors at the Home, School or Group levels
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Reports: App Updates

Overview of apps that have updates and apply updates to groups.
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Reports: All Apps Report

Overview of apps installed in groups throughout your organization
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Reports: All Books

Overview of books installed in groups throughout your organization
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Reports: Devices

Show enrolled devices, export Reports and more.
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Reports: Policy search

Search groups and devices where policies are configured
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Reports: Site Notifications

Notifications for the current organization or group
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Reports: Managed Distribution

Manage content licenses and view user invite status to your MD Service
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Reports: Removed Profile

View devices that have had the MDM profile removed
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Reports: Microsoft BSP

See your current app inventory within the Business Store Portal
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Reports: Windows Defender Report

See managed Windows devices that may be infected with malware
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Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting: Policy Search

Easily find what policies are being sent to a device and where they are coming from within the hierarchy.
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Troubleshooting: Why Can Users Remove the MDM Profile?

How to prevent MDM profile from being removed.
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Troubleshooting: iOS Device(s) Not in Communication

My commands are queued up, policy changes are not applying & apps are not deploying?
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Troubleshooting: Why am I Getting Prompted to Turn on Automatic Downloads on my iOS Device?

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Troubleshooting: How to remove restrictions from a single device

How to remove profiles, check what policies are being applied to a device and where from.
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Troubleshooting: Why Can’t I Push in-app Purchases Through Mobile Manager?

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Troubleshooting: How to view iOS console logs

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Troubleshooting: Incorrect iTunes account on device

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Troubleshooting: The App Store has disappeared from my devices

Help allowing the App Store
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Troubleshooting: My VPP Purchases are not available to deploy

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Troubleshooting: My iOS device time zone keeps changing, even after set

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Troubleshooting: How to stop users from downloading apps and games on iOS Devices?

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Troubleshooting: Guided Access

How to exit Guided Access
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Troubleshooting: Error - “The Apple license manifest query completed successfully but no assets were returned!”

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Troubleshooting: APNs Token Problems

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Troubleshooting: iOS Apps not Installing

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Troubleshooting: iOS Apps not updating

Troubleshooting tips
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Troubleshooting: Pre-Installed Apple Apps ask for Apple ID when launched

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Troubleshooting: SCEP Server Returned an Invalid Response

Device Enrollment Program (DEP)
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Troubleshooting: Reports Display Incorrect Time

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Troubleshooting: Performing a Device Firmware Update (DFU)

DFU mode, fix various device issues.
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Troubleshooting: Gathering the Unique Device Identifier (UDID)

Help locating a device UDID
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