CardDav settings for iOS

CardDAV (vCard Extensions to WebDAV) is a protocol which can sync contacts from various email addresses with the iPhone/iPad.

Note: CardDAV settings are accessible on Pro, Enterprise and Ultimate plans.

To configure CalDAV,

  1. Select Policies from Hexnode MDM console.
  2. Add a new policy from New Policy button, or continue with an existing policy.
  3. Go to iOS Settings and select CardDAV.
Settings Description
Account description A name to get this CardDAV account noticed from other CardDAV accounts.
Account hostname The host name of the server where the contacts are stored.
Port The port number used. 8443 is used as the default port number.
Principal URL The URL which gives information about the user’s CardDAV and CalDAV accounts. A user will have a single principal URL.
Account user name The username of the account where contacts are saved, for authentication.
Account password Password associated with the username.
Use SSL SSL provides a secure (encrypted) connection between the iPhone/iPad and the server. Enabled by default.

How to Associate a Policy to a Device/User or Groups?

Method 1: From Policy Targets tab inside while a policy is being set up

  1. Go to Policy Targets and select Devices, Device Groups, Users or User Groups from the left pane underneath.
  2. Select the devices, users or groups to which the policy needs to be applied.

Method 2: From policies list screen.

  1. From Policies, select the required policies
  2. Select Associate Targets from Manage drop-down.
  3. Select the devices to apply policies.
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