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Public Library iPad use

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Which restrictions are best to set up on iPad minis for public library use?

iPad, iOS 6.1.4
  • Simon Slavin Level 4 Level 4 (1,390 points)
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    Jun 12, 2013 2:13 AM (in response to EWML)

    They have web browsers in.  Apply the same restrictions you would to a desktop computer.

  • Bonesaw1962 Level 4 Level 4 (1,200 points)
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    Jun 12, 2013 9:26 AM (in response to EWML)

    You can get an idea of the available restrictions by downloading a copy of iPhone Configuration Utility.  The restrictions it shows is pretty well what's possible, even with an MDM.  Know that in a public setting such as you describe, whatever CAN be done or viewed with an internet connected device, probably WILL be done or viewed.  You have to find a balance between usability and security that your organization feels comfortable with. 

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