You can allow an admin to exit Single App Mode with a passcode on the device itself. This option is only available if you enable autonomous single app mode as the Filter Type for the Single App Mode profile.


  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add. Select Apple iOS.
  2. Configure the profile's General settings.
  3. Select the Single App Mode payload.
  4. With Permitted apps for autonomous single app mode selected, enter the bundle ID of an application that supports autonomous single app mode under Permitted Applications.
  5. Select Save & Publish to push this profile to the assigned devices.
  6. Navigate to Apps & Books > Applications > Native > Public for public apps, or Apps & Books > Applications > Native > Purchased for apps managed through VPP.
  7. Locate the autonomous single app mode supported application and select the Edit Assignment icon. The Edit Application window displays.
  8. Select the Assignment tab and expand the Policies section.
  9. Select Enabled for Send Application Configuration, enter AdminPasscode as the Configuration Key, and set the Value Type to String.
  10. Enter the passcode admins use to exit Single App Mode as the Configuration Value. The value can be numeric or alphanumeric. Select Add.
  11. Select Save and Publish to push the application configuration.