Settings

Setting

Description

Enable keyring

Turn on this option to store encryption keys in a keyring.

You don’t have to enter a passphrase for keys stored in the keyring.

Enable app password

Set a password to open the app.

We recommend that you also select the option to create a recovery password. You need the recovery password to reset the app password.
CAUTION If you have forgotten the app password and don’t have a recovery password, you can’t use the app anymore.

Change app password

Use this option to change the app password.

Grace period

Select the length of time the app remains unlocked when you leave it.

Block screenshots

Turn on this option to block screenshots of the app.

Hide password

Turn on this option to hide passwords you enter in the app.

If you turn off this option, characters you enter in password fields are briefly displayed before they are hidden.

Data tracking

Allow Sophos to collect anonymous usage data to improve the app.

Send trace

Tap to send an email with the app’s log file attached.

The email address of Sophos Support is inserted by default.

Certificates

Display the certificates managed by Sophos Mobile. See Display certificates.

Setting

Description

App password

Set a password to open the app.

We recommend that you also select the option to create a recovery password. You need the recovery password to reset the app password.
CAUTION If you have forgotten the app password and don’t have a recovery password, you can’t use the app anymore.

Grace period

Select the length of time the app remains unlocked when you leave it.

Touch ID authentication

Turn on this option to allow unlocking the app with your fingerprint.

Hide password characters

Turn on this option to hide passwords you enter in the app.

If you turn off this option, characters you enter in password fields are briefly displayed before they are hidden.

Log level

If asked by Sophos Support, select the level of logging information.

Send log files

Tap to send an email with the app’s log file attached.

The email address of Sophos Support is inserted by default.

Data tracking

Allow Sophos to collect anonymous usage data to improve the app.