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




License Summary


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