Limit usage of laptop

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Can I limit usage of my laptops for specific time period? They are mac.


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  • Hexnode

    Grace Baker


    Hey, Thanks for reaching out to us.

    Hexnode MDM can restrict the device usage to weekdays/weekends, as well as prevent access to the device for the set time.
    Kindly follow the below steps for the same
    1. Navigate to policies. Please create a new policy or you can choose to edit an already existing one.
    2. Go to macOS–>Security–>Time Limits. Click configure.
    3. Enable access limit option is enabled by default. Kindly choose from the following options based on your requirement:
    Allow access on weekdays– Allows access to the device from Monday to Friday for the specified duration.
    Allow access on weekends– Allows access to the device on weekends (Saturday and Sunday) for the specified duration.
    4. The Prevent Access option is to set the time duration for which user access is to be restricted.
    5. Please associate policy targets and click save.

    Please refer the help link for further assistance

    PS: The admin can override the policy to change the time limits while logging in to the device.

    Grace Baker
    Hexnode MDM

    • This reply was modified 4 years, 6 months ago by  Grace Baker.
    • This reply was modified 4 years, 6 months ago by  Grace Baker.