Configure personal settings

To use the Sophos Mobile Control console more efficiently, you can customize the user interface to show only the platforms you work with.
Note: By configuring the platforms you only change the view of the user who is currently logged in. You cannot deactivate any functions here.
  1. On the menu sidebar, under SETTINGS, click Setup > General, and then click the Personal tab.
  2. Configure the following settings:
    Option Description
    Language Select the language for the Sophos Mobile Control console.
    Timezone Select the timezone in which dates are shown.
    Unit system Select the unit system for length values (Metric or Imperial).
    Lines per page in tables Select the maximum number of table lines you want to display per page.
    Show extended device details Select this check box to show all available information about the device. The Custom properties and Internal properties tabs will be added to the Show device page.
    Activated platforms Select the platforms you want to manage for the customer:
    • Android
    • iOS
    • Windows Mobile (includes Windows Phone¬†8.1 and Windows¬†10 Mobile operating systems)
    • Windows Desktop

    Based on your platform selection, the user interface of the Sophos Mobile Control console is adjusted. Only views and features that are relevant for the selected platforms are shown.

    Note: The list of available platforms depends on your platform settings from the super administrator configuration. For further information, see the Sophos Mobile Control super administrator guide.
  3. Click Save.