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How to change the ownership of a device using Hexnode?

Device ownership in Hexnode is a tag used to identify whether a device belongs to an organization or an individual.

Hexnode supports two device ownership types, Personal and Corporate. You can either pre-configure the ownership type or let the user choose the ownership type during enrollment. The default ownership type of any device in Hexnode MDM is corporate except for profile owner enrolled devices.

With Hexnode you can change the ownership type even after enrollment.

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To view the device ownership,

  1. Go to Manage > Devices.
  2. Click on the required device, this will take you to the Device Summary page.
  3. Navigate to the Device Info sub-tab. The ownership will be listed under the Device Info table.

Change device ownership

To change the ownership of the device before enrollment,

  1. On your Hexnode MDM console, go to Enroll > Settings.
  2. Go to Enrollment Ownership and select the Ownership type.
    The available ownership types are:
    • Corporate
    • Personal
    • Choose while sending enrollment requests
    • Let the user choose
  3. change ownership in Hexnode

To change the ownership type of a device after enrollment,

  1. Go to your Hexnode portal.
  2. Click on Manage.
  3. Select the device(s) whose ownership you want to change.
  4. Click on Actions > Change Device Ownership.
  5. Click on Continue.

To change the device ownership of individual devices after enrollment,

  1. Go to your Hexnode portal.
  2. Click on Manage.
  3. Select the target device or click on the device, this takes you to the Device Summary Page.
  4. Click on Actions > Change Device Ownership.
  5. Click on Continue.