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iOS > Device Data & Configuration

How to Set a Custom Background Wallpaper on iOS Devices

Updated on October 20th, 2020

You can set or change the wallpaper of supervised iPhones and iPads using Miradore’s Wallpaper configuration profile.


Good to know

To best fit the wallpaper to your device screen, you need to know the exact dimensions of iOS displays. You can check the display resolution for different iPhone and iPad models from the Apple’s documentation. Supported file formats are .jpg and .png. Maximum file size is 1MB.

How to change the wallpaper

You can change the wallpaper using the Actions > Set wallpaper option provided on the Device page. 

How to change the wallpaper of iOS devices

In the wizard, you can see all the wallpaper images you have uploaded previously. Choose an existing image to deploy it to the device. Click Browse or drag & drop an image to upload a new wallpaper image into Miradore and deploy it to the device.

In the last screen of the wizard, you will see a notification that the wallpaper was changed successfully.

Restrict users from changing the background image

You can prevent users from changing the wallpaper of their iPhone or iPad by using the Deny wallpaper modification option, which is available in the iOS > Restrictions configuration profile.

Prevent users from changing the wallpaper on iOS devices

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