Creating an Android Classic Device Policy

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Use this procedure to create an Android Classic Enrollment Policy.

Important: As of SOTI MobiControl v14.4, all fresh installations of SOTI MobiControl have Android Enterprise selected as the default Android Plus Management style. To continue with this procedure, you need to confirm that either OEM Specific for All Android Devices or OEM Specific for Android 6.0 and Below is selected instead. See Choosing an Android Deployment Typefor instructions.


  1. From the main menu, select Policies > Enrollment. The Enrollment Policies view is displayed.
  2. Click New Enrollment Policy. The Enrollment Policy wizard launches.
  3. Select the Android Classic platform. The General view is displayed.
  4. On the General view, enter a name and description for the policy. Make the name brief but descriptive, especially if you plan to create multiple enrollment policies. Click Next.
  5. On the Groups view, choose if authentication is required for enrollment. No authentication means that devices are enrolled without user verification. If authentication is required, select one of the following options:
    Password Type a single password for use across all devices that enroll with this policy.
    Directory Click Add button to add directory groups . Choose a directory service from the dropdown and use the Search Groups field to find a group. You can add a new directory service connection by clicking Manage Services. From the dropdown menu, choose Directory, Identity Provider or SOTI Identity. See Identity Management for more information. Once the directory group is added, select a device group destination and applicable terms and conditions.
    • Click Next.
  6. Click Next. The Settings view is displayed.
  7. Select from the available settings then click Next. The Agent view is displayed.
  8. Select the manufacturers to display at enrollment. Click Manage Agents to add new device agents to the list.
  9. Click Finish. The new enrollment policy is created and the Enrollment Policy Info page is displayed. This page lists policy details and device enrollment options. You can also add APK and INI files from here.
  10. Click OK to complete the process.