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XML Configuration

<update_policy perm="PERMISSIONFLAGS">VALIDVALUE</update_policy>


Select the update policy you wish to adopt for your phone. (Only applicable when using mass deployment)

D8xx: value: ask_for_update also applies to firmware updates started from other sources than provisioning.

Valid Values

  • auto_update (“Update automatically”: load settings from settings server, but the user is not prompted to acknowledge the update, means full automatic provisioning)
  • ask_for_update (“Ask for update”: load settings from settings server and the user is prompted to acknowledge the update)
  • settings_only (“Never Update, load settings only”: load settings from settings server only, no update is initiated, means update disabled)
  • never_update (“Never Update, do not load settings”: do not load any settings or updates from settings server at all, means provisioning disabled)

update_policy affects all downloaded files: with never_update value the phone will not download any files (VPN config tarball, language files, etc..)

Default Value