Disable Wi-Fi sharing through a QR code
Last updated November 15th, 2023
- Knox Service Plugin
- Device running Knox 3.8 and higher
- Fully managed device
With Knox Service Plugin, you can disable the option to share Wi-Fi credentials through a QR code.
How to disable Wi-Fi sharing
To disable Wi-Fi sharing:
On your EMM console, go to the Knox Service Plugin profile.
Modify the following policies:
Policy Value Device-wide policies > Enable device policy controls True Device-wide policies > Device customization controls (Premium) > Enable device customization True
Under Device and Settings customization profile (Premium) > Configure values and settings menu, create the following configuration. By default, the first configuration is called Configuration 1:
Field Value Name of the Setting item Wi-Fi > (connected Wi-Fi network name) > Settings > QR code Set value for the setting Off Allow end-user modification of this setting False Configure to hide settings True
Save the profile and push it to the affected devices.
The device user no longer sees the QR code button on the Wi-Fi details screen.Back to KBAs
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