New Windows 10, iOS, and Android features coming over next week
First published on CloudBlogs on Aug 20, 2015
Based upon final testing results, the engineering team has decided not to release the new Windows 10 configuration policies template during this service update. We plan to make this new template available to you during an upcoming service update and will notify you on this blog when the new template is released.
features and enhancements will be released over the next week. Building on the Intune management capabilities for Windows 10 that were
announced in May
, this service update adds support for creating and deploying Windows 10 configuration policies and VPN profiles using new Windows 10-specific templates. Additionally, as detailed on the
Active Directory team blog
, you can now automatically enroll Windows 10 devices into Intune device management using Azure AD join.
In addition to these new Windows 10 management capabilities, this Intune service update includes several other features and enhancements, such as:
Multi-identity support for OneDrive app on Android:
When using the OneDrive app for Android devices, users can access both their personal and corporate accounts in the same app while Intune mobile application management policies are only applied to the user's corporate account (Multi-identity support for OneDrive app on iOS previously released in June).
Deployment of certificates in .pfx format
You can deploy certificates in Personal Information Exchange (.pfx) format to Windows 10 and Android devices without need for Network Device Enrollment Service (NDES).
Conditional access for Windows PCs:
You can restrict access to Office 365 so that only domain-joined PCs running Office 2013 can connect.
User-specific terms and conditions:
You can deploy customized terms and conditions to Intune user groups which they must accept before using the Intune Company Portal to enroll devices and access corporate resources.
Management of Activation Lock feature for iOS:
You have the ability to manage the Activation Lock feature on iOS 7.1+ devices, providing you with the option to turn the feature on/off, view status, and bypass the Activation Lock.
Support for custom VPN profiles for iOS:
You have the ability to define VPN settings for additional VPN providers on iOS devices using the new custom option in the VPN profile dropdown menu.
Intune Company Portal app for Android updated:
The Intune Company Portal app for Android has been updated to display device enrollment instructions after signing in for those who have not yet enrolled their device for management.
To see the full list of features being released to Intune standalone (cloud only), visit the
what’s new in Intune page
in the TechNet library. To see the full list of features being released to System Center Configuration Manager integrated with Intune (hybrid), visit the
what's new for MDM in Configuration Manager page
in the TechNet library. Make sure to also bookmark this blog and the
to keep up-to-date on the latest features and to read the latest technical posts written by the engineering team.
To see the specific timeframe for when your tenant will be updated, please visit the
Microsoft Intune status page
. You can identify the Service Instance that your Intune subscription is running on by opening your Intune administration console, clicking on the Admin tab and then selecting View Service Status. Your Service Instance will be displayed at the top of this page.