Create and associate event types

To add an event for a profile, complete the following steps:

  1. Navigate to Profile.
  2. Click Add.
  3. On the “Add Profile” page, enter the following information:
    • Name—Enter the name of a profile.
    • Platform—Select a device platform.
    • Description—Enter a description for the profile.
    • Event Profile—Click to enable the use of events.
    • Event Type—Select an event type.
    • Requirement—Shows the requirements for the selected event type. This option appears only when an event profile is enabled.
      • Day & Time—The policy for changing the date and time should be restricted. Navigate to Android Enterprise or Android (Legacy) > System in the profile and set the Automatic Date and Time option to Disallow.
      • Application—If an application is on the blocklist, that application cannot be selected for this type.
      • Wi-Fi SSID—Wi-Fi should be allowed.
      • Geofencing—GPS should be allowed.
        NOTE—Currently, this feature is not available in the US.
    • Conditions—Configure the conditions depending on the selected event type. This option appears only when the profile has events enabled. For more information about the condition’s details, see Supported platforms by event type.
    • Lock Device When Out of Geofencing Area—Locks the device when the device is out of Geofencing area. This option is only available when the Geofencing type event is selected.
    • Allow Run Offline—Allow the profile to be applied to the device even when it is offline. This option appears only if events are enabled. This option only supports the Day & Time, Application, Wi-Fi SSID, and Geofencing types.
    • Lock Device when changing SIM—Locks the device when the SIM is changed. This option appears only when the SIM Change type event has been selected.
    • Notification—Sends a notification to device users when the profile starts or stops being applied. IT admins can now set up the profile to receive an email notification when devices travel outside or returns to the geofencing area.
  4. Click Save & Set Policy to save the information and proceed to configure the profile details.
    • Click Save to save the information and return to the profiles list.
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