Static Mobile Device Groups

Static mobile device groups give you a way to organize mobile devices by assigning them to a group. These groups have fixed memberships that must be changed manually.

After creating a static mobile device group, you can view its memberships.

Creating a Static Mobile Device Group

  1. Log in to the JSS with a web browser.

  2. Click Mobile Devices at the top of the page.

  3. Click Static Mobile Device Groups.
    On a smartphone or iPod touch, this option is in the pop-up menu.

  4. Click New images/download/thumbnails/10126632/New_icon.png .

  5. Use the Mobile Device Group pane to configure basic settings for the group.

  6. Click the Assignments tab and select the checkbox for each device you want to add.

  7. Click Save.

Mobile devices become members of the group the next time they contact the JSS.

To view the group memberships, click View.

Cloning, Editing, or Deleting a Static Mobile Device Group

  1. Log in to the JSS with a web browser.

  2. Click Mobile Devices at the top of the page.

  3. Click Static Mobile Device Groups.
    On a smartphone or iPod touch, this option is in the pop-up menu.

  4. Click the group you want to clone, edit, or delete.

  5. Do one of the following:

    • To clone the group, click Clone and make changes as needed. Then click Save.

    • To edit the group, click Edit and make changes as needed. Then click Save.

    • To delete the group, click Delete. Then click Delete again to confirm.

The clone, edit, or delete action is applied to mobile devices the next time they contact the JSS.

Viewing Static Mobile Device Group Memberships

  1. Log in to the JSS with a web browser.

  2. Click Mobile Devices at the top of the page.

  3. Click Static Mobile Device Groups.
    On a smartphone or iPod touch, this option is in the pop-up menu.

  4. Click the mobile device group you want to view memberships for.

  5. Click View.

A list of group memberships is displayed.

Related Information

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