Upgrade from Apple Deployment Programs

Upgrade now to Apple School Manager or Apple Business Manager to continue using the Device Enrolment Program and Volume Purchase Program. The Volume Purchase Program is no longer available as of 14 January 2021.

Upgrade to Apple School Manager

If your education organisation is currently using Apple Deployment Programs, such as the Device Enrolment Program or Volume Purchase Program, you can upgrade to Apple School Manager

Apple School Manager is a service that lets you buy content, configure automatic device enrolment in your mobile device management (MDM) solution and create accounts for your students and staff. Apple School Manager is accessible on the web and is designed for technology managers, IT administrators, staff and instructors.

To upgrade to Apple School Manager,* sign in to school.apple.com using your Apple Deployment Programs Agent account, then follow the onscreen instructions.

Upgrade to Apple Business Manager

If your business organisation is currently using the Device Enrolment Program, you can upgrade to Apple Business Manager. If your organisation only uses the Volume Purchase Program (VPP), you can enrol in Apple Business Manager and then invite existing VPP Purchasers to your new Apple Business Manager account.

Apple Business Manager lets you buy content and configure automatic device enrolment in your mobile device management (MDM) solution. Apple Business Manager is accessible on the web, and is designed for technology managers and IT administrators.

To upgrade to Apple Business Manager,* sign in to business.apple.com using your Apple Deployment Programs Agent account, then follow the instructions. 

To use Apple Configurator to deploy apps with an existing VPP Purchaser, you'll need Apple Configurator version 2.12.1 or earlier. 

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To upgrade to Apple School Manager or Apple Business Manager, you'll need a Mac with Safari version 8 or later, or a PC with Microsoft Edge version 25.10 or later.

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