How to Create Configuration Items for Mobile Devices

Applies To: System Center Configuration Manager 2007, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1, System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2

Configuration items in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 contain settings to be applied to the mobile device. These configuration items can be included in configuration packages and then advertised to mobile devices. When the built-in program in the configuration package is run, the configuration item settings are applied to the mobile device. For more information on configuration packages, see About Configuration Packages for Mobile Devices.

The following configuration items are available in Configuration Manager 2007:

Browser Favorite Properties

Certificate Installation Properties

Dial-up Network Properties

Exchange ActiveSync (WM03 mode) Properties

Exchange ActiveSync (WM05 mode) Properties

GPRS Network Properties

Internet E-mail Properties

Network Proxy Properties

Password Policy for MSFP Properties

Password Policy for Pocket PC 2003 Properties

Registry Properties

Security Policies Properties

VPN Properties

WiFi Settings Properties

Procedure

To create a configuration item for mobile devices

  1. In the Configuration Manager console, navigate to System Center Configuration Manager / Site Database / Computer Management / Mobile Device Management.

  2. Right-click Configuration Items and select New Configuration Item. The New Configuration Item Wizard opens.

  3. Complete the New Configuration Item Wizard to create a new configuration item for mobile devices. For more information on the New Configuration Item Wizard, see New Mobile Device Configuration Item Wizard.

See Also

Concepts

About Configuration Items for Mobile Devices
About Configuration Packages for Mobile Devices
How to Create Configuration Packages for Mobile Devices

Other Resources

Configuration Items Properties for Mobile Device Management

For additional information, see Configuration Manager 2007 Information and Support.
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