Select the device management on the menu bar. Device management is your one-stop shop for managing all of your devices.

  • Devices

The devices table contains all of your devices. If you click through a device, you will see detailed specific information around that device.

You will also have the ability to do the following options:

  • App Installation: Single shot application installs on a specific device

  • Firmware Upgrade: Single shot firmware upgrade on Android devices

  • Command Centre: Send through System commands for devices. System commands focuses on device commands.

If your peripherals are supported then other commands may be available in the peripherals tab.

  • Reboot: Sends a single reboot command to the system

  • Maintenance Mode: Increases the device check-in time for real-time support resolutions.

  • Screenshot: Returns a screenshot of the primary display. To view the full-size image this can be saved.

  • Groups

Overview

Groups are used to logically organise your devices. The groups page facilitates the user of high level and nested groups.


A device can only belong to one single group and cannot be spread across multiple groups.


Packages and profiles can be assigned to groups for mass distribution.

MAIN:  The tree on the left side shows the Group hierarchy. Click on the triangle in front of a group name to show dependent group(s). Click on a Group name to show the details on the right side of the screen.

UNASSIGNED: Bucket for all devices not in a group. Upon Device provision all devices will go into “UNASSIGNED”

CREATE NEW GROUP: Creates a new group under the currently selected group in tree. Click on the Create Group icon, enter the name of the group and click on the Create button.

 

ADD DEVICE: Adds a device to the currently selected group.
Click on the + Add device button to display a list of available devices from the UNASSIGNED section.
Check the devices to add to the group and click on the Go button.



 

Group Options

Home icon         : Click on the Home icon to go to the top of the group hierarchy.

Refresh icon         : Click on the icon to refresh the displayed status.

Gear COG        : Click on the gear cog to assign a Profile or a Package to the Group.

Three dots        : Click on 3 dots to rename or remove the group

  • Packages

The package page is where you can upload your own APK files and any O/S updates.
Files distributed to your devices can be added or removed using the packages page.

APK Files

To upload an Android application ensure Command is set to “Install Application”.
You can then upload your APK files.

Firmware/System Updates

To upload a system update, select the “Upgrade Firmware” option.
You can now upload firmware upgrade files
Note: Uploads greater than 750mb please contact support.

Installation Details

In order to see the installation of a package you need to do the following:

  1. Select Device Management\Packages\<PackageName>

  2. Click ‘Detail’

  3. If there are any failures you hit the optional retry button to resend the package to failed devices

  • Profiles

Overview

Profiles in Inefi Spotlight are used to configure Android devices to a desired configuration. You can use these settings to lock-down the user experience of a device and to kiosk applications.
In order to kiosk an application, it is recommended you set the default application and disable the Android status bar and Navigation bar.

Profile Details

In order to see the installation of a profile you need to do the following:

  1. Select Device Management\profiles\<PackageName>

  2. Click ‘Detail’

If there are any failures you hit the optional retry button to resend the profile to failed devices
 

Android Profile Settings

Switch

Toggle

Values

Impact

Brightness

On/Off

0-100

Decreases/Increase System Brightness

Volume

On/Off

0-100

Decreases/Increase System  Volume

Android Navigation Bar

On/Off

On: Navigation Bar Present

Off: Navigation Bar Removed

Controls Android Navigation bar

Android Status Bar

On/Off

Controls Android Status Bar

On: Status Bar Present
Off: Status Bar Removed

Screen Lock Orientation

Drop Down

Lock by System: Device default setting

Lock in Landscape Mode: Landscape screen setting

Lock in Portrait Mode: Locked in Portrait

Lock in in Reverse Portrait: Flipped Portrait Image

Controls the screen orientation on device

 

Lock ‘By’ System ensures the system controls screen orientation

Contact Info

On/Off

Contact Name

Contact Phone Number

Contact Email

Used for Content Delivery only. Displays contact information in event of issue

Power Off

Text

0-10

(238)

Increases/Decreases the time to press power button before system shuts down.

Set to 238 to disable Power Key
 

Home Key

On/Off

On – Enabled

Off – Disabled

Only effective on devices with home key

Power Key

On/Off

On – Power Key Enabled

Off – Power Key disabled

Virtual Keyboard

On/Off

On – Virtual Keyboard Enabled

Off – Virtual Keyboard Disabled

WiFi

On/Off

On – Wi-FI Settings Enabled

Off – Wi-Fi Settings Disabled

Enables/Disables multiple Wi-Fi configs for device

Language

Drop Down

Default: Device default


Chinese (China) –

Chinese Traditional


Chinese (Taiwan) –

Chinese Simplified


English (United States)

Application

On/Off

Blacklist Applications:

Set of applications which cannot run

Default Application: Application which starts on start-up

Hide Application:

Applications to be

hidden

 

Suspend:

Applications to be suspended

Manual Date & Time

On/Off

Set the time you wish the device to be

Manual Timezone

On/Off

Configure the Timezone for the device

Automatic 24 Hour Format

Dropdown

Use locale hour format:

Configures the device to use the format specific to the region

Use 24hr Format: Use 24 hour time format

Default NTP Server Address

Text Box

Specify the NTP server address

Switch

Toggle

Values

Impact

Brightness

On/Off

0-100

Decreases/Increase System Brightness

Switch

Volume

Toggle

On/Off

Values

0-100

Impact

Decreases/Increase System  Volume

Switch

Toggle

Values

Impact

Android Navigation Bar

On/Off

On: Navigation Bar Present

Off: Navigation Bar Removed

Controls Android Navigation bar

Switch

Toggle

Values

Impact

Android Status Bar

On/Off

On: Status Bar Present
Off: Status Bar Removed

Controls Android Status Bar

Switch

Screen Lock Orientation

Toggle

Values

Impact

Drop Down

  • Lock by System: Device default setting

  • Lock in Landscape Mode: Landscape screen setting

  • Lock in Portrait Mode: Locked in Portrait

  • Lock in in Reverse Portrait: Flipped Portrait Image

Controls the screen orientation on device

 

Lock ‘By’ System ensures the system controls screen orientation

Switch

Contact Info

Toggle

On/Off

Values

Contact Name

Contact Phone Number

Contact Email

Impact

Used for Content Delivery only. Displays contact information in event of issue

Switch

Home Key

Toggle

On/Off

Values

On – Enabled

Off – Disabled

Impact

Only effective on devices with home key

Switch

Power Off

Toggle

Text

Values

0-10

(238)

Impact

Increases/Decreases the time to press power button before system shuts down.

 

Set to 238 to disable Power Key

Switch

Power Key

Toggle

On/Off

Values

On – Power Key Enabled

Off – Power Key disabled

Switch

Virtual Keyboard

Toggle

On/Off

Values

On – Virtual Keyboard Enabled

Off – Virtual Keyboard Disabled

Switch

Toggle

Values

Impact

WiFi

On/Off

On – Wi-FI Settings Enabled

Off – Wi-Fi Settings Disabled

Enables/Disables multiple Wi-Fi configs for device

Switch

Toggle

Values

Language

Drop Down

Default: Device default

Chinese Traditional

Chinese Simplified

English (United States)

Impact

Enables/Disables multiple Wi-Fi configs for device

Switch

Toggle

Values

Application

On/Off

  • Blacklist Applications:Set of applications which cannot run

  • Default Application: Application which starts on start-up

  • Hide Application:Applications to be hidden

  • Suspend:Applications to be suspended

Impact

Only compatible with the Inefi Browser

Switch

Manual Date & Time

Toggle

On/Off

Values

Set the time you wish the device to be

Switch

Manual Date & Time

Toggle

On/Off

Values

Set the time you wish the device to be

Switch

Manual Timezone

Toggle

On/Off

Values

Configure the Timezone for the device

Switch

Automatic 24 Hour Format

Toggle

Dropdown

Values

Use locale hour format:

Configures the device to use the format specific to the region

Use 24hr Format: Use 24 hour time format

Switch

Default NTP Server Address

Toggle

Text Box

Values

Specify the NTP server address