MDM Restrictions

MDM - Restrictions

You can allow or restrict users to access various features of the device, like profile settings, application settings, iCloud settings and security & privacy settings.

The status of restrictions imposed using MDM will be shown under 'Device Details' view. When no restrictions are set on a mobile device using MDM, then by default, the status will be displayed as 'Allowed'.

 

Profile Settings

Description

Restrictions Profile Settings

Installing Apps

Using this option App store can be disabled and the App store icon will be removed from the home screen. So users will not be able to install or update any Apps using App store of iTunes

Deleting Apps (iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing the user to remove the Apps

Camera

Cameras can be completely disabled and the icons can be removed from the home screen. Users cannot take photos, video or use FaceTime

 FaceTime

Allowing users to receive or make FaceTime video calls

AirDrop (iOS 7 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing users to share documents using AirDrop

iMessage (iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing the users to use iMessage feature

Screen Capture

Allowing users to capture the screen shot of the display

Automatic Sync while Roaming

Devices while roaming will sync only when an account is accessed by the user

Siri

Allowing the usage of Siri

Allow Siri when device is locked

Permitting usage of Siri when the device is locked

Force Siri Profanity Filter (iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Enabling the profanity filter option in Siri

Allow Siri to query from the web (iOS 7 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing Siri to query content from the web (Wikipedia, Bing and Twitter)

Allow Touch ID to unlock device (iOS 7 and above)

Allowing user to unlock the device using finger prints

Allow Passbook while device is locked (iOS 6 and above)

Permitting the usage of passbook while the device is locked

Voice Dialing

Permitting users to use voice dialing

Allow Control Center in lock screen (iOS 7 and above)

Allowing users to access control center when the device is locked

Allow Notification Center in lock screen (iOS 7 and above)

Displaying Notifications Center when the device is locked

Allow Today view in lock screen (iOS 7 and above)

Displaying "Today View", of Notifications Center when the device is locked

In App purchase

Enabling users to purchase in-App purchases

Force User to enter iTunes Store password

Prompting  iIunes password for every download.

Game Center
(iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Permitting the usage of Game Center

Multiplayer Gaming

Allowing multiple users gaming

Adding Game Center Friends

Allowing users to add game center friends

Applications 

iBooks Store
(iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Enabling iBooks store usage

Download erotica media from iBooks store (iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Enabling users to download media which is tagged as erotica

iTune Store

Allowing users to use iTune store

Safari

Allowing users to use safari

Autofill

Enabling the auto fill option

Force Fraudulent Website Warning

Allowing force fraud warning

Allow Javascript

Allowing java script

Allow Pop-ups

Enabling pop up

Allow Cookies

Accepting cookies

iCloud  

Backup

Enabling data backup

Document Sync

Allowing document sync

Photo Stream

Enabling streaming photos

Shared Stream
(iOS 6 and above)

Enabling Stream Sharing

Security and Privacy

Send Diagnostic Data to Apple (iOS 6 and above)

Enabling diagnostic data to be reported to apple

Accept untrusted TLS certificates

Allowing to use untrusted TLS certificates.

Allow automatic updates to certificate trust settings (iOS 7 and above)

Allowing trust certificates to be updated automatically

Force Encrypted Backups

Forcing to encrypt the data during backup process

Force Limit Ad Tracking (iOS 7 and above)

Forcing user to restrict Ad tracking and marketing on the device

Install configuration profiles and certificates interactively (iOS 6 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing users to install/ modify the configuration and certificates

Modify account settings (iOS 7 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing users to modify the accounts settings  like adding or removing mail accounts, modifying iCloud settings, iMessage settings etc,.

Modify Find my Friends settings (iOS 7 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing users to modify the settings of "Find my Friends"

Pair with Non-Configurator hosts (iOS 7 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing device to be paired with any device, if this is disabled device will be paired only with configurator host

Allow user to change which apps can use cellular data (iOS 7 and above - Supervised devices only)

Allowing users to restrict usage of cellular data for specific apps

Allow documents from managed apps in unmanaged apps (iOS 7 and above)

Allowing users to share and use the data from a corporate app to a personal app which is not distributed by the corporate.

Allow documents from unmanaged apps in managed apps (iOS 7 and above)

Restricting users to share and use the data from a personal app to a corporate app which is distributed by the corporate

Content Ratings

Explicit Music & Podcasts

Allowing music and podcasts

Ratings by Region

Enable Ratings by Region

Enabling ratings by region

Specify the Region

Allowing you to choose the region, so that you can specify the settings accordingly

Ratings for Movies

Allowing to view movies based on the specified ratings

Ratings for TV shows

Allowing to view TV Shows  based on the specified ratings

Ratings for Apps

Allowing to use Apps based on the specified ratings.

 

 

See Also:  Associating Profiles to Groups, Associating Profiles to Devices,  App Management, Distribute Apps to Devices, Distribute Apps to Groups

 

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