Passcode policy

Passcode policies allow BigFix administrators to lock down various password/inactivity settings on Windows, macOS, iOS, iPadOS, and Android MDM devices.

About this task

To create a Passcode policy:
  1. Log in to WebUI.
  2. From the WebUI main page, click Apps > MCM.
  3. Click Create Policy.
  4. Select Passcode to create a passcode policy.
  5. Click General Settings from the left navigation bar.
  6. Enter the details in General Settings.
    1. Enter Policy Name.
    2. Enter Description of the policy.
    3. Select the operating system. Once you select the operating system, additional fields specific to that operating system appear.
    4. To assign a policy to site, select a site from the Assign Policy to Sitedrop down. Non-master operators can see only those sites in the dropdown to which they have access.
  7. Configure the settings specific to the selected OS (Windows, macOS, Android, iOS/iPadOS). Mouse over the information icon Information for description of every setting.
  8. Click Save. The passcode policy is created and is ready to deploy.
Optional Settings
  • macOS and iOS/iPadOS specific settings:
  • Windows specific settings:
  • Android specific settings