App Deployment - VPP Token
Apps can be deployed to iOS devices silently and without the requirement of Apple ID's on the iOS devices.
Log into your Apple School Manager or Apple Business Manager
Click on Settings
Click on Apps and Books
Click on Download next to the location to download the VPP token for that location
**PLEASE NOTE each location is a unique VPP token
To Upload your VPP Token click on Administration - Platform Configuration Settings - Apple iOS - VPP
**PLEASE NOTE you can upload more than one token
When you first load your token it will automatically start a sync (Grey indicator bars will move) to see if it is in use by another application
When it completes the sync, press the the Force Take Over Icon (Orange icon) to complete the upload and control of the Token to your SyAM MDM Server.
**PLEASE NOTE when you upload your token and force take over you will will no longer be able to use it on any prior MDM solution the token was used with
Once the Force Take Over has completed you will have the License Count and Available numbers and will be able to create Managed Applications.
The Last Sync date/time will be shown, it will automatically re sync every 24 hours from this date/time.
Performing a Sync on Demand
You can perform a Sync on demand by clicking on the Sync button
You can see the License Summary by clicking on the View button
Available - The number of App licenses available for deployment to iOS devices
Associated - The number of App licenses that have been allocated and successfully deployed to iOS devices
Pending - The number of App licenses that are being deployed to devices
Refunded - The number of App licenses that were refunded and no longer available to deployment
Unknown - The number of App licenses that are no longer for deployment as the App is no longer available for download from the App store.
Deleting a VPP Token
To Delete the VPP Token click on the Delete button
This will remove the apps from the iOS devices next time they are synchronized