Activating iOS devices that are enrolled in DEP Skip Navigation

Activating
iOS
devices that are enrolled in DEP

You can enroll
iOS
and
iPadOS
devices in the
Apple
Device Enrollment Program (DEP) and assign enrollment configurations to devices using the
BlackBerry UEM
management console. The enrollment configurations include extra rules that are assigned to devices during MDM enrollment.
You can use an
Apple Business Manager
account to synchronize
UEM
with DEP.
Apple Business Manager
is a web-based portal that allows you to enroll and manage
iOS
devices in DEP and manage
Apple
VPP accounts. If your organization uses DEP or VPP, you can upgrade to
Apple Business Manager
.
To activate devices that are enrolled in DEP, perform the following actions:
Step
Action
Step 1
Step 2
Step 3
Optionally, to add the
BlackBerry UEM Client
to the app list and assign it to user accounts or user groups, see Add an iOS app to the app list.
Step 4
If you do not want to use the default activation profile, create an activation profile and assign it to DEP devices (Users > Apple DEP Devices).
Step 5
Choose how you want users to activate their devices:
Step 6
Distribute devices to users and have them complete the activation. After the activation completes, users must install and open the
UEM Client
.