Wi-Fi

To view, edit, or delete Wi-Fi policies on mobile devices:

  • To view, edit, or delete Wi-Fi policies for the entire organization, navigate to the dashboard home page. To view, edit, or delete Wi-Fi policies for a group or sub group, navigate to that group or sub group.
  • Click Policies.
  • Click Wi-Fi.
  • If there are no current Wi-Fi policies, click Add New. The following will be displayed:

Wifi

The configurable Wi-Fi settings are described below.

Field Description Proxy Setup OS Supported
SSID Enter the SSID of the Wi-Fi network to be used None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, Android, OS X, Windows 8.1, Apple TV
Hidden network Select (check) this option to set the target network as open and broadcasting None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, Android, OS X, Windows 8.1, Apple TV
Auto join Select (check) this option to automatically join wireless networks None, Manual, Automatic iOS, Android, OS X, Windows 8.1, Apple TV
Auto switch Select (check) this option to automatically switch to a more preferred network when ones comes in range None Windows 8.1
Cache user data Select (check) this option to cache users’ credentials for future requests None Windows 8.1
PMK cache mode Select (check) this option to enable Pairwise Master Key (PMK) caching None Windows 8.1
Authentication method From the dropdown list select the type of credentials used for authentication, which can be Machine or User, User, Machine, or Guest None Windows 8.1
Proxy setup Select None (the default), Manual, or Automatic from the dropdown list to configure proxies to be used with this network None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
Validate Proxy Toggle this option on or off in order to force proxy validation.

Note: Disabling the new Validate proxy option allows you to save a local address without validation. This can result in an incorrect entry causing all devices receiving this policy to lose connection to the network, forcing a device reset to regain network connectivity.

Manual iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
Proxy server Enter the host name or IP address of proxy server Manual iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
Proxy port Enter the port number for the proxy server Manual iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
User name Enter the user name used to connect to the proxy server Manual iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
Password Enter the password used to authenticate with the proxy server Manual iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
Proxy PAC URL Enter the Proxy Auto Configuration (PAC) URL used to retrieve proxy settings Automatic iOS6+, Android, OS X, Apple TV
Security type Select None (the default), Private PSK, WEP PersonalWPA / WPA2 PersonalAnyWEP EnterpriseWPA / WPA2 Enterprise, or Any (Enterprise) from the dropdown list to set the wireless network encryption to use when connecting None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, Android, OS X, Windows 8.1, Apple TV
Pass key Enter the pass key to connect to the wireless network None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, Android, OS X, Windows 8.1, Apple TV
Identity certificate From the dropdown list select the SCEP policy.
Note: Before you can use this feature you must first configure a SCEP policy and then set the security type to any of the enterprise types, and then enable at least one of the following:
EAP-TLS
EAP-TTLS
EAP-PEAP
EAP-FAST
None iOS 6+
Single sign on Check (select) this option to enable single sign on None iOS 6+, OS X, Apple TV
Single sign on Setting From the dropdown list select when the Windows users should authenticate, which can be PreLogon or PostLogon None Windows 8.1
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Check (select) this option to enable Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) None Windows 8.1
fips hex Enter a 40-digit SHA-1 hexadecimal string for FIPS if enabled above None Windows 8.1
EAP-TLS Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Transport Layer Security (TLS) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Windows 8.1, Apple TV
EAP-LEAP Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Cisco Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol (LEAP) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
EAP-SIM Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) GSM Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
EAP-TTLS Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Tunneled Transport Layer Security (TTLS) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
EAP-AKA Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) Authentication and Key Agreement (AKA) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
EAP-PEAP Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
EAP-MS-CHAP v2 Check (select) this option to enable Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Microsoft Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) v2 None Windows 8.1
EAP-FAST Check (select) this option to enable the Extensible Authentication Protocol (EAP) Cisco Flexible Authentication via Secure Tunneling (FAST) authentication type None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
Fast reconnect Check (select) this option to enable fast reconnect None Windows 8.1
Use winlogon credentials Check (select) this option to enable the use of winlogon user credentials None Windows 8.1
Disable user prompt for server validations Check (select) this option to enable server validations without the need of server input None Windows 8.1
Enable quarantine checks Check (select) this option to perform Network Access Protection (NAP) checks None Windows 8.1
Require crypto binding Check (select) this option to make PEAP authenticate with servers that do not support crypto-binding None Windows 8.1
Different Username Check (select) this option to allow TLS to use a user name other than the name that appears on the certificate. None Windows 8.1
Use PAC Select (check) this option to use Proxy Auto Configuration (PAC) None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
Provision PAC Select (check) this option to enable Proxy Auto Configuration (PAC) provisioning None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
Provision PAC Anonymously Select (check) this option to enable anonymous Proxy Auto Configuration (PAC) provisioning None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
Username Enter the username for the account None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
User password Enter the password for the account None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
TTLS Inner Authentication From the dropdown list select the TTLS inner authentication method, which can PAP(Password Authentication Protocol), CHAP (Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol), MSCHAP (Microsoft CHAP), or MSCHAPv2 None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV
Outer identity Enter the optional outer identity authentication method None, Manual, Automatic iOS6+, OS X, Apple TV

Note:

Click the Save button to save any changes you make.