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Mobile Devices- iPhone

iPhone or iOS Devices


Update your iOS device to the latest operating system by following these steps:
Go to Settings
Select General
Select Software Update
Install any available update

Uninstall Airwatch (or other MDM solutions) following these steps: (skip this if it doesn't apply)
Go to Settings
Select General
Select Device Management
Select AirWatch MDM or any other MDM solution that is listed
Tap Remove Management

1) Go to the App Store, search for and download both the Google Device Policy app and the Gmail app.

2) Once downloaded and installed, open the Google Device Policy app and tap "Get Started."

3) Click "Allow Notifications", "Add account", and "Continue" to google.com to Sign In. SEE BELOW.

4) Enter your COV account credentials. Use your Active Directory credentials that you use to login to your COV computer.

5) You will be redirected to Okta to log in there as well. Click "Accept" to accept the Terms for your Google Account’s Mobile Device Management solution.

6) Tap "Install profile", "Allow", "Close." SEE BELOW.

7) Go to the iPhone's Settings App.

8) Tap, "Profile Downloaded", tap "Install" to install the profile, enter your passcode. SEE BELOW.

9) Tap "Install", tap "Install" again, tap "Trust", then tap "Done" once the profile is installed. SEE BELOW.

10) Go back to the Google Device Policy app.
If you see a message stating "Awaiting Approval" you will need to wait a few hours before proceeding.
If you see a message stating your device has synced, proceed to the next step.

11) Open the Gmail app.
Toggle on your account and tap "Done."
Allow Gmail Notifications

12) Optional: Download Google Calendar from the App Store to access your work calendar on your device if desired.

*Please work with your AITR to remove AirWatch from your agency billing.