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Android Guide I: Basics

Before you Start

Create Local Users

Local Users can be used for demonstration purpose or when you don't want to connect your Active Directory. 


Change the default admin preferences

  • Click on the settings icon on the upper right
  • Enter an Email address (e.g.
  • Enter the current password in the Old Password field (S1lverb@ck)
  • Enter your new password in the New Password field
  • Confirm your New Password
  • Enable Receive Email Alerts (optional)
  • Change Date Format (optional)
  • Change Time Zone (optional)
  • Change Language (optional)
  • Click Save 
  • Click OK

Create a Local User

  • Navigate to Users
  • Click New Devices User
  • Enter a Username

When entering the Username, advanced user fields below will get pre-filled out automatically.

  • Enter First Name
  • Enter Last Name
  • Enter Email Address
  • Enter Password
  • Confirm Password
  • Enable Email User Details if desired
  • Advanced user fields can be used later on as lookup fields to automatically deploy user specific information into profiles, e.g. for Email, VPN, WiFi etc.
  • Change advanced user fields (optional)
  • Click Save

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