Lock a Device (Android devices)

Applies To: WatchGuard EPDR, WatchGuard EPP

When anti-theft is enabled, you can lock an Android device remotely. For information on anti-theft, see Configure Anti-Theft Settings for Android Devices.

To lock an Android device:

  1. From the top navigation bar, select Computers.
  2. From the left pane, select My Organization.
  3. Select the Android group.

Screen shot of WatchGuard Endpoint Security, Android Computers list

  1. From the list of Android devices, select the device you want to lock.

Screen shot of WatchGuard Endpoint Security, Computers page Android lock device

  1. Below the map, click Lock.
    The Lock Device dialog box opens.

Screen shot of WatchGuard Endpoint Security, Android lock device dialog box

  1. Enter the four digit code to lock the device.
  2. Click Lock Device.
    To unlock the device, the user must enter the four-digit code you specified.

See Also

Configure Anti-Theft Settings for Android Devices

Manage Android Devices

Configure Android Device Security Settings