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Getting Started & Miradore Features > Business Policies & Automation

Removing a Business policy

Updated on November 30th, 2020

Business policy is a Miradore feature helping admins to automate installations, like application and configuration profile deployments, on devices. This article explains how to remove a Business policy from a device by removing the device from the scope of the policy and removing policy-related installations. The article also shows how to delete an unnecessary Business policy in Miradore.

Removing a device from the scope of a Business policy

The scope of a Business policy is defined with device or user tags. All rules of the Business policy apply to the device when it or the user is having a required tag. If you want to remove the device from the scope of the business policy, remove all the related tags from the device and its user.

Device tag

When you remove the tags, the Business policy rules do not apply to the device any more.

If a policy has no tags, it applies to all devices. In case, you want to exclude some devices from the scope of the policy, you need to add a tag for the policy. Make sure the devices do not have the tag. In general, we recommend using tags to manage policies easier.

Removing policy -related installations

All changes made to a Business policy update also the applicable devices. If you remove applications, configuration profiles, files or certificates from a Business policy, those are removed also from the devices in the scope.

To remove app, configuration profile, file or certificate, go to the Business policy page (Management > Business policies). Choose the article you want to remove and press the trash can.

Business policy remove file

Deleting a Business policy

Please notice that when you delete a Business policy, the configuration profiles, applications, files and certificates enforced with it stay on the devices.

To remove the Business policy navigate to Management > Business policies where you can see the current list of business policies. Select the business policy and click Delete action to open the wizard and delete the policy.

Business policy list Delete action


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