To provide licenses for apps purchased through the Apple Volume Purchase Program (VPP)
in Sophos Mobile Control, you need to set up an sToken (service token).
On the menu sidebar, under SETTINGS, click .
On the System setup page, click the Apple
Click the Apple iTunes VPP Portal link.
This opens the Apple VPP web portal in a new browser
On that page, select Business.
In the Business Store Sign In dialog, enter your Apple ID
and your password.
Go to the Account Summary page and click
The sToken is generated and saved to your local computer in a text file
with extension .vpptoken, using the download settings of
your web browser.
Move the sToken file to a location that you can access from the
Sophos Mobile Control console.
Go back to the Apple VPP tab of the Sophos Mobile
Control console, click Upload a file, select the
sToken file and then click Open.
Sophos Mobile Control reads in the file and populates the
Organization and Expiry date
fields from the sToken details.
In the Automatically assign VPP apps on installation
list, you can configure the automatic assignment of VPP apps. See Automatically assign VPP apps.
Fill in the remaining fields of the Apple
In the Country field, enter your two-letter country
code, for example US for the United States.
Note: To notify when the sToken is about to expire, Sophos Mobile Control sends several
email reminders to all administrators of the relevant customer, starting 30 days
prior to the expiry date.