Wallpaper device policy

You can add a .png or .jpg file to set wallpaper on an iOS device lock screen, home screen, or both. Available in iOS 7.1.2 and later. To use different wallpaper on iPads and iPhones, you need to create different wallpaper policies and deploy them to the appropriate users.

The following table lists Apple’s recommended image dimensions for iOS devices.

Device Image dimensions in pixels
iPhone 5, 5c, 5s 640 x 1136
iPhone 6, 6s 750 x 1334
iPhone 6 Plus 1080 x 1920
iPad Air, 2 1536 x 2048
iPad 4, 3 1536 x 2048
iPad Mini 2, 3 1536 x 2048

To add or configure this policy, go to Configure > Device Policies. For more information, see Device policies.

iOS settings

  • Apply to: In the list, select Lock screen, Home (icon list) screen, or Lock and home screens to set where the wallpaper is to appear.
  • Wallpaper file: Select the wallpaper file by clicking Browse and navigating to the file location.
Wallpaper device policy