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Android Enterprise I: Set up your Android Enterprise

Setting up Android Enterprise 

Silverback offers two ways to activate Android Enterprise:

  • Manually
  • Automatically 

Both ways offers are very easy process to implement and can be carried out as needed.

Manual activation of Android Enterprise

The following description is for manual activation of Android Enterprise with your Silverback instance.

  • Login with your Matrix42 Account into our Mobile Portal
  • Navigate to Android Enterprise
  • Click Activate

Create Organization and Download Token

  • Check your Pop-Up Settings
  • We are trying to redirected you Google Sign-up Page
  • Allow Pop-Up
  • Click Sign-In
  • Login with any Google Account used for Business Purpose related to your organization

G-Suite Accounts can't be used for Android Enterprise Activation

  • Click on Get Started
  • Enter your company name in the Business Name field and proceed with Next
  • Enter contact information about your Data Protection Officer (optional)
  • Enter contact information about your EU Representative (optional)
  • Accept Managed Google Play agreement and proceed with Confirm
  • On the next page click Complete Registration 
  • Your browser will now start to download the AFWSettings.json File, which is used for the activation of Android Enterprise in Silverback.

Import Token

  • Open your Silverback Management Console
  • Login as an Administrator
  • Navigate to Admin
  • Navigate to Android Enterprise
  • Click Choose File
  • Import your downloaded .json
  • Mark the checkbox Enabled
  • Click Save 
  • Confirm your Android Enterprise Activation
  • Now your activation is completed and your window should look like this.

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Now your Android Enterprise is linked to your Silverback environment and you are able to use the DPC enrollment  

Automatic activation of Android Enterprise 

To activate Android Enterprise automatically, proceed the following steps

  • Go to your Silverback console and login
  • Navigate to Admin > Android Enterprise. 
  • Mark the Enabled checkbox
  • Cick the activate button

We will provide you a seamless activation of your new Android Enterprise subscription, when you have an active sign-in for our Mobile Portal or when you are using MyWorkspace. 

  • You will be redirected to Googles Sign-Up page (check your pop-up blocker).
  • Login with any Google Account used for Business Purpose related to your organization
  • Enter your company name in the Business Name field and proceed with Next
  • Enter contact information about your Data Protection Officer (optional)
  • Enter contact information about your EU Representative (optional)
  • Accept Managed Google Play agreement and proceed with Confirm
  • Click to get back to Silverback where the rest of the activation will be done for you. 
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