Configuring Android Password Settings

Enforcing the use of a PIN or password on Android devices provides baseline protection for the end-user.

  1. Go to the Configure Policy screen by performing one of the following:
    • Classic Mode: Go to SECURITY AGENTS and select a group. Click > Configure Policy.

    • Advanced Mode: Go to POLICIES > Policy Management. Click Add or click an existing policy.

  2. Click Android.
  3. Go to Password.
  4. Under Password, enable the feature to notify users to set a password to lock the device screen.
  5. In the Complexity section, select a password complexity level.
  6. In the Automatic Screen Lock section, specify how long can a device remains inactive before the device locks.
  7. Click Save.