Questions tagged [apple-configurator]

For questions about Apple Configurator, a macOS program which lets you manage a large number of iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, and Apple TV devices owned by your company, school or another organization.

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Apple Configurator 2 won't save changes to home screen layout

iPhone 8 Plus, iOS 13.1 Despite applying the changes in the Home Screen Layout menu, the changes do not appear to take on the device itself. When I open the menu again to change the layout it simply ...
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Trying to use a data-only SIM card in an iPhone 7 running iOS 10

So, I recently got an Android tablet (Samsung Tab E 8) from my carrier (Virgin Mobile in Canada) and it came with a nano sim card on a $15/month 3GB data plan. I’d way rather use this in my iPhone 7 ...
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Pushing an Apple ID for App Store to IPads with Apple Configurator

Is there a way to push an Apple ID to the iPads with profiles via Apple Configurator? I have several 100 and would like to push it so we do not have to enter it manually for each.
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Creating backups of iOS app IPAs on Mac

I am trying to copy individual apps from my iPhone over to my Mac so I can restore them after a wipe through Apple Configurator 2. These apps are no longer available on the App Store (Infinity Blade ...
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iOS - fully automate testing process with backups - is it possible?

The Story: We have hundreds of devices running UI and unit tests. The tests are written using XCTest framework, and run on our applications, as well as system (Safari/Settings) and third party ones. ...
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Apple Configurator Unable to conform Activation when preparing Ipad

Hi, I have been trying to prepare two ipad2's via Configurator 1.7 on a mac with Yosemite and am constantly getting the error "unable to conform activation", further details show that "could not ...
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Apple configurator on Yosemite

Ok I need to install Apple Configurator because a colleague of mine is developing some kind of app and as far as I understood he needs it to put the app on his phone to test it. I am running Yosemite ...
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How can I modify the Home Screen layout from macOS?

Apple Configurator 2 can allegedly be used to modify the Home Screen layout on an iOS device from macOS. However it appears to provide no way to configure the major new feature of Home Screens: ...
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Apple Configurator 2: Cannot skip “Written and Spoken Languages” in Setup

I am using Apple Configurator 2 in combination with MDM from MacOS Server to erase and prepare a supervized iPhone running iOS 14.2. I can successfully run erase and prepare the device. My goal is to ...
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How to enable Siri to Speak and write Tamil In Mac book and iPhone 7

I have downloaded a software linguist. This software is able to translate the in writing. Can Siri be linked to this software to read and write Tamil?
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ios/mobileconfig ikev2 ondemand via apple configurator 2

I am trying to use Apple Configurator 2 downloaded from AppStore, and I cannot find ondemand settings in the vpn section. Please help. I can manually add ondemand section to my plist and it works. If ...
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Password validation text incorrectly displayed in unexpected language on macOS 10.15.1

I have created a new password profile from Apple Configurator 2 and applied that in macOS 10.15, Catalina. Then I did a pwpolicy to require new password: pwpolicy -a adminuser -u usertoforcechange -...
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DNS Setup on a Per-SSID basis?

I manage a number of iOS devices. These devices are supervised via Apple Configurator. When they connect to a specific SSID, I want the devices to use the servers specified by DHCP (If needed, I can ...
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How do I remove Supervised mode on the iPad so I can attach it to another computer?

I can't really figure out a way to connect to another machine once the device is in Supervised mode. Supervision Mode seems to embed itself into the operating system. I am getting this error every ...
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Using a Configurator profile to “rotate” Wi-Fi passwords

I am managing design, build/testing and deployment of 3,500 iOS devices into our Enterprise this Fall. We have been using Configurator .mobileconfig profiles to manage Wi-Fi payloads on a WPA2 ...
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Apple Configurator 2 and Automator “File not found at specified location”

I am looking for help using Automator to enroll a device into an mdm with Apple Configurator 2, My OS is 11.1 Big Sur, whenever I get to the point where the device is getting prepared, I get an error ...
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Change mail in Organisation

I connect the principal account from Apple Buisness manager account in Organisation inside Apple Configurator 2. But I don't know way I have a gmail address. I looked at all the information concerning ...
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How can I configure multiple different iDevices with different icloud IDs using configurator2?

Let's say I have 20 ipads I need to configure and lock down with configurator2. Let's say each of these devices needs their own iCloud ID/password/account. Finally, let's say that these devices don't ...
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Is it possible to set the MTU of an IKEv2/IPsec VPN provisionning provile?

I am self-hosting my own strongSwan VPN and, for some reason, my mobile carrier doesn’t support MTU higher than 1280 (see https://serverfault.com/questions/1025577/what-can-cause-an-ios-device-to-be-...
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Same IKEv2 .mobileconfig profile works on macOS, but fails on iOS

I have an IKEv2 VPN server, and run my own CA. Clients authenticate using certificates. I have prepared a .mobileconfig profile (using Apple Configurator) that sets up the IKEv2 configuration, and ...
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How to set static IP details for WiFi using Apple Configurator?

I am using Apple Configurator 1.7.1 (550) on 10.10.2 (Yosemite). Is it possible to prepare a device and assign the static IP address for a WiFi? I am able to successfully prepare and supervise the ...