Tips and Tricks


Want to become a Lightspeed superstar? Learn about all the ins and outs of our products with these simple tips and tricks.
May 30

Optimizing the Web Filter and Rocket

Web Filter 3

After deploying the Rocket and Web Filter to your network, we recommend that you configure both products with these settings for optimal performance.

Web Filter Settings

Authentication

Authentication ensures that users receive their assigned policy and that internet activity is recorded accurately in Web Filter reports. Follow these tips when authenticating Web Filter users :

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Feb 20

Disable Search Suggest in the Google Admin Console

Web Filter 3

If users are prompted with a Captcha (to prove they aren’t a bot) every time they perform a google search, try disabling Search Suggest in the Google Admin Console.

Oct 24

Bulk Wiping Devices

New year, same devices? Check out our Mobile Managers ability to bulk wipe devices. Saving you time!

Oct 18

Filter Bypass Controls

Learn how Web Filter protects against filter bypass programs like Hostpotshield and Psiphon

Oct 10

Allowed Referrers

Seeing blocked images/videos on a Allowed site? Try using Allowed Referrers to allow this content without allowing a blocked site!

Sep 28

NPS score

Lightspeed

Learn more about how we track our customer satisfaction with our Net Promotor Score!

Sep 12

Apple Best Practices

Get the most out of your Mobile Manager! Check out our best practices article

Jun 20

Manage apps across your organization more easily with mass app deployments and updates

Mobile Manager

Select multiple apps and books to install at once for Managed Distribution. And under Reports look for App Updates. This will list any apps that have available updates at the current level and below.

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May 23

6 underground apps students hide, and you can block

Mobile Manager

If you’ve seen the eSchool News article about apps students are able to hide, you’ll be happy to learn your iOS devices can block them with Mobile Manager’s App Permissions. Learn how.

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May 23

Accomplish familiar Web Filter tasks with Relay

Relay

Relay for Chrome lets you control, filter, protect, and locate your Chromebook deployment with ease. Take a look at this resource and learn how to perform Web Filter functions in Relay.

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