Automated MDM enrolment settings
Apple devices enrolled in a mobile device management (MDM) solution and managed by Apple School Manager or Apple Business Manager can have the following enrolment options configured.
Note: To learn which MDM enrolment options are supported for your devices, consult your MDM solution’s documentation.
Prompt user to enrol device
The device prompts the user to enrol the device in MDM, and you can specify the settings below.
A supervised iOS or iPadOS device can’t be unenrolled by the user. Mac computers can be unenrolled if the user has Super User (root) access.
Require credentials for enrolment
Users need to authenticate to a directory service before they enrol a device in MDM.
Automatically advance through Setup Assistant
A supervised Apple TV is automatically configured without any user intervention provided no other Setup Assistant screens are enabled.
Supervise device (iOS 12 and earlier)
The device is supervised during enrolment and can’t be unenrolled by the user.
The following settings can be configured when supervision is enabled.
Configure as Shared iPad
Students can’t use Shared iPad.
Number of Shared iPad users
Enter the number of students who may potentially use this iPad. For best results, the number of students should be low.