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How to Remotely Manage Wi-Fi Networks

In the previous post we covered how difficult it is to manage Wi-Fi networks, the nightmare of deploying and updating multiple devices with the new Wi-Fi credentials and of course those little blighters who give out Wi-Fi passwords to whoever they come across. Managing Wi-Fi networks can be an...

Blacklist Apps

Picture this. You’re the owner of a thriving business and you’ve handed out smartphones and tablets to your staff. Using 2X MDM, you’ve added all the apps your staff need to get their work done. Unfortunately, some of your staff have taken a liking to playing games on their...

Panic, Anxiety and Mobile Passwords

I’ve certainly experienced the feeling of losing both my smartphone, which happens to be an iPhone 4 and my iPad 2. In both cases, I simply mislaid them, but the panic, anxiety, confusion, agitation and fear I felt when I had lost my treasured ‘mini-me’s’ (even for a brief...

Uninstalling the 2X MDM Agent from Your Windows Laptop

This guide shows you how to uninstall the 2X MDM Windows Agent and remove your laptop from your 2X MDM portal. Uninstall Client from Windows Click on the Start button on your taskbar and go to your Control Panel. Windows 8 users should either double-click the Control Panel icon or search for...

Setup the 2X MDM Windows Agent

Manage your Windows 7 / 8 laptops using 2X MDM by installing the 2X MDM Windows Agent. During the installation you will be asked to provide your 2X MDM account name. If you don’t have an account, you can set one up for free here. Installing 2X MDM Windows Agent Download the 2X MDM Windows...

Remotely Configure an Email Account on Your iPhone

Have you ever had to configure an email account on an iPhone? If you have, you’ll know all too well how frustrating and time consuming it can be, especially if you’ve got to configure email accounts on a series of iPhones. Here at 2X, we’re into making the time you spend fiddling...

Monitor for Inappropriate Apps

Smartphone and tablet users are exposed to a vast variety of apps. For instance, Google Play and Apple’s Appstore have over 700,000 apps each! That’s a lot of apps. If we’re not using the popular Facebook and Twitter apps, we’re slinging birds across our screens in an...

Remote Wipe Your Device Using 2X MDM

In our previous tutorial, we showed you how to remotely lock your iOS and Android devices. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to remotely wipe your mobile devices, which is a security measure you’ll most likely have to take if your device has been lost or stolen. If you have...