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Questions tagged [kiosk-mode]

Mode in which the users are not allowed to manipulate the device in certain ways, or use certain features or programs.

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Kiosk, Rom + Launcher, need a little guidance

I am currently developing a software for use in the Home health industry, which handles Verifying an aid is actually administering care (EVV). This works with GPS and the read of a fixed NFC chip. i ...
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How to handle disconnections from wifi on an app in kiosk mode

at work we use an android device (a Famoco device updated to Android 4.4) to register the employees clock in|clock out, similarly to a time clock. We use Famoco to help ensuring our app is always on ...
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Restrict access to safe mode in the Android 6.0+ devices without rooting

I locked down my device (running Android 6.0+) so that only my application can run on it. I have to give these devices to the employees in my firm. Now I have implemented an Enterprise Mobility ...
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How can access on an android device be restricted to applications or widgets on the home screen only?

This is a rooted Nexus 7 with 4.4.4 (factory image from Google). I'd like to restrict access to anything that's not on one of the home screens. Apps and widgets on one the home screens should be ...
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Processes involved to update an app

We run Android devices in KIOSK mode, and want users to able to update apps directly. Nothing happens when "Update" is clicked, it seems we need to whitelist / authorize some additional processes in ...
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Google Pixel C stuck on Booting

We are developing a Kiosk application using Pixel C as the kiosk device. To achieve the kiosk mode for application, we first root the device, then use "dpm set-device-owner", granting the application ...
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Single Purpose Educational Android Tablet

This question is not very technical but I had to ask it somewhere, and this was a promising place to get answers. Please help. I have to provide Educational-Tablets to High-School Students. We want to ...
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How do you create / copy image to multiple devices of the same type?

I work at a startup and we have a bit of a conundrum. We need to install the same image on hundreds of devices. The things we have to do: Put the device in kiosk mode (either through system ...
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Android 5 screen pinning for kiosks

When I first heard about screen pinning in Lollipop, I though it would be perfect for making low-cost kiosks that use dedicated apps. Here is the scenario I imagined: The admin would configure the ...
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How to Block installing another app in android devices?

I want an Android device like mobile phones with no mobile features in it like no camera,no calling facility no sound nothing... I just want a touchscreen device with android operating system so that ...
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“Parental Control” app or setting for work

I'm searching for an app or settings that will allow only 2 applications to be used on an android tablet. They would use android and a web dashboard on chrome, on chrome they would get a certain ...
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Android System WebView

I am trying to run an app called Fully Kiosk Browser, to lock down to a single specific web page. This is on an Android TV Box, running Android 7.1.2 However, when my web page does not load in the app....
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Android for Work or Custom Rom?

We are attempting to present our progressive web application inside android for our end users who are seniors and would like to have special requirements met that I am not sure which approach we ...
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How to lock android tablet for web browsing only?

Im developing a web app for some clients and Im going to lend then an android tablet (one of those cheap chinese non-brand tablets, pretty easy to manipulate) and Im kind of new into android so I want ...
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Convert Tablet into idiot-proof PC monitor

I'm working on a new classroom space at a small college. The goal is to have a fully wireless lecturn for the instructor. That includes power cables: everything must be battery powered. This means ...
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web browser exits after a few hours

I wanted to use an Android tablet for a browser-based info frame, displaying an autorefreshing page. I installed a program that disables screen timeout / blanking, I set the webpage as the homepage, I ...
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Automatically runs Dolphin Browser on boot up

I am new here. I have some android sticks. I use them to run a kiosk. That is some kind of newspaper on a big screen. I runs in the dolphin browser. I want that my clients just have to power on the ...