Teams and Businesses

About mobile device management

Learn how to use mobile device management to manage how your team uses 1Password on their devices.

If you’re an administrator in 1Password Teams or 1Password Business, you can use mobile device management (MDM) to enforce stricter controls for employees who use 1Password on their devices. You can use these settings to configure 1Password using your MDM solution.

Security

These settings affect how a team member unlocks 1Password.

Setting Key Type
Allow Touch ID OPPrefBiometryAllowed Boolean
Allow Apple Watch Unlock OPPrefAppleWatchAllowed Boolean
Set Master Password timeout
(in minutes)
OPPrefMasterPasswordTimeoutInMinutesKey Integer
Conceal passwords ConcealPasswords Boolean
Lock on sleep LockOnSleep Boolean
Lock when screen saver is activated LockOnScreenSaver Boolean
Lock when main window is closed LockOnMainAppExit Boolean
Lock when fast user switching LockOnUserSwitch Boolean
Lock after computer is idle LockOnIdle Boolean
Set autolock timeout
(in minutes)*
LockTimeout Integer
Clear clipboard after timeout settingClearPasteboardAfterTimeout Boolean
Set clear clipboard timeout
(in seconds)†
PasteboardClearTimeout Integer

* Requires LockOnIdle.
† Requires settingClearPasteboardAfterTimeout.

Notifications

These settings allow you to manage the notifications that team members receive from 1Password.

Setting Key Type
One-time passwords OPPreferencesNotifyOfTOTPCopy Boolean
Vault access OPPreferencesNotifyVaultAddedRemoved Boolean
Watchtower alerts OPPreferencesNotifyCompromisedWebsites Boolean

Updates

These settings allow you to manage 1Password updates.

Setting Key Type
Automatically check for updates CheckForSoftwareUpdatesEnabled Boolean
Don't show What's New messages after updates OPPreferencesWhatsNewDialogDisabled Boolean

Security

These settings affect how a team member unlocks 1Password.

Setting Key Type
Allow Touch ID and Face ID OPPrefBiometryAllowed Boolean
Allow PIN unlock OPPrefPINAllowed Boolean
Set Master Password timeout
(in minutes)*
OPPrefMasterPasswordTimeoutInMinutesKey Integer

*  To set the Master Password timeout to "After restart", set the value to 0.

If you modify any keys after deployment, the team member will only receive the updated values the next time they unlock the 1Password app.

Notifications

These settings allow you to manage the notifications that team members receive from 1Password.

Notification type Key Type
One-time passwords OPPreferencesNotifyOfTOTPCopy Boolean
Vault access OPPreferencesNotifyVaultAddedRemoved Boolean
Watchtower alerts OPPreferencesNotifyCompromisedWebsites Boolean

Security

These settings affect how a team member unlocks 1Password.

Setting Key Type
Allow Biometric Unlock OPPrefBiometryAllowed Boolean
Allow PIN unlock OPPrefPINAllowed Boolean
Set Master Password timeout
(in minutes)*
OPPrefMasterPasswordTimeoutInMinutesKey Integer

*  To set the Master Password timeout to "After Lock", set the value to -999.

If you modify any keys after deployment, the team member will only receive the updated values the next time they unlock the 1Password app.

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