How to Setup Geofencing with SureMDM

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Geofencing allows administrators to create a virtual fence around a geographical location such as an office building or warehouse. Administrators can configure policies that are applied to the devices as they enter or exit the fence.

Note: Geofencing requires GPS capability on the device.

Setup Geofencing using SureMDM

1. Login to the SureMDM Web Console

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2. On SureMDM Web Console, click on Jobs

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3. Click on New Job and select Android

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4. Click on Geofencing

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5. On Select Fence tab, use Search option to go to a specific address

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6. Click on Draw icon, place the cursor at the center of the location, click and move the cursor until it covers the desired area. Click again to set the boundary.

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7. Name the Geofence and click Add

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8. The newly created fence will show up under Fence Details

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9. Click on Fence Entered tab. Click Add to select a job that will be activated on the device when it enters the fenced area.

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10. Select the alert type

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11. Click on Fence Exited tab. Click Add to select a job that will be activated on the device when it exits the fenced area.

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12. Click Save on the top right corner. On Job Details prompt, give a name to the job and click Save

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13. Go to Home. Select the device from the device list or select a group.

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14. Click on Apply

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15. Select the Geofencing job created earlier and click Apply

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The selected jobs will be activated on the devices as they enter and exit the fenced area.

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