Get Started with SureMDM - Android

Setup Instructions for Client Device

1. Download SureMDM Nix Agent

SureMDM Nix Agent is downloaded as Android Application File (.apk) and can be downloaded from:

 

2. Install SureMDM Nix Agent

To install SureMDM Nix Agent using Google Play, follow below mentioned procedure:

1. Tap Install on Google Play's SureMDM Nix Agent page

2. Go through the Permissions and tap on Accept

3. Tap on Open to launch

 

To install SureMDM Nix Agent using .apk file, follow below-mentioned procedure:

1. Tap on nixagent.apk file to launch the installer

2. Go through the Permissions and tap on Install

3. Tap on Open once the installation is complete

4. SureMDM Nix Agent will then ask to Activate Device Administrator

5. Go through the details and tap Activate to proceed or Cancel to discontinue

6. Once done, SureMDM Nix Agent Home Screen will launch

 
3. Setup SureMDM Nix Agent

To setup SureMDM Nix Agent, follow below-mentioned procedure:

1. Tap on SureMDM Nix Agent icon to launch

2. On the SureMDM Welcome Screen, tap on Get Started

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3. On the next screen, enter the Account ID and tap on Register

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4. On the Configure Device Name screen, select from the following options:

      • Set Device Name Manually
      • Use IMEI Number
      • Use MAC Address
      • Use System Generated Name

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5. Tap on Set Device Name to complete the setup process.

 

Verify Connectivity of Nix Agent with SureMDM Server

To check if your device has proper connectivity with the SureMDM server, follow below mentioned steps:

1. Launch browser on the mobile device

2. Access the URL : http://suremdm.42gears.com/test.html

3. The page should display the confirmation message - SureMDM Server is running

 

Accessing SureMDM Web Console

1. Access SureMDM Web Console

To access SureMDM Web Console, follow below mentioned procedure:

1. Open a web browser in your computer

2. Type suremdm.42gears.com in the address bar and hit Enter

3. On SureMDM Web Console login page, use the email-id and password registered with SureMDM for login

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4. Once you are logged in, you can start managing your devices

 

2. Approving Devices in SureMDM

1. Log into SureMDM Web Console

2. Under Home option, click on Unapproved option

3. In the next screen, you can see list of Unapproved Devices

suremdm-web-console-unapproved

4. Select the device and press Approve button at the top to approve it

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5. Now device will start reflecting under Device List and is all set to be controlled and managed from SureMDM