You can add a device policy in XenMobile to restrict certain features or functionality on users' devices, phones, tablets, and so on. You can configure the device restriction policy for the following platforms: iOS, Mac OS X, Samsung SAFE, Samsung KNOX, Windows tablets, Windows Phone, Amazon, and Windows Mobile/CE. Each platform requires a different set of values, which are described in this article.
This device policy allows or restricts users from using certain features on their devices, such as the camera. You can also set security restrictions, as well as restrictions on media content and restrictions on the types of apps users can and cannot install. Most of the restriction settings default to ON
, or allows
. The main exceptions are the iOS Security - Force feature and all Windows Tablet features, which default to OFF
, or restricts
Tip: Any option for which you select ON means that the user can perform the operation or use the feature. For example:
- Camera. If ON, the user can use the camera on their device. If OFF, the user cannot use the camera on their device.
- Screen shots. If ON, the user can take screen shots on their device. If OFF, the user cannot take screen shots on their device.
1. In the XenMobile console, click Configure > Device Policies. The Device Policies page appears.