How to remote lock/locate a device

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Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Mobile Security

Operating systems

What To Do

After configuring "Loss&Theft"-Function on the device, you can remotely use the following commands to lock or locate the device:


lock <Text message password>
for example: lock MyDevicePassword


locate <Text message password>
for example: locate MyDevicePassword

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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