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Setting a device in managed kiosk mode:

Part 1 – Reset Device To Factory Settings

  1. Power device OFF
  2. Connect keyboard and mouse
  3. Insert paperclip in reset hole next to SD card slot (Above the lock slot, to the left of the SD slot)
  4. While holding the paperclip in, press and release the power button to turn the box on
  5. A screen will appear that says “Chrome OS is missing…”
  6. Release the paperclip
  7. Press CTRL + D
  8. Press and release the reset button once using the paperclip, the box will reboot quickly
  9. A screen will appear that says “OS verification is OFF”
  10. Press SPACE, then press ENTER to confirm resetting the device.

 

The device is now reset and you should be at the welcome screen

 

Part 2 – Enroll Device in CDM

  1. Complete the Connectivity setup screen
  2. Accept the agreement
  3. At the sign-in screen, DO NOT LOG IN – Press CTRL + ALT  + E
  4. The sign-in screen should now say “Enterprise Enrollment”
  5. Sign in to complete enterprise enrollment

 

Part 3 – Publish the Arreya app to an organization (OU)

  1. Log in to your admin console
  2. Click [Device management]
  3. Click [Chrome management] on the left
  4. Click [Device Settings]
  5. Select the OU you would like to configure on the left
  6. Scroll down to “Kiosk Apps”
  7. Click [Manage Kiosk Applications]
  8. Click [Chrome Web Store]
  9. Search for “Arreya”
  10. Click [Add]
  11. Click [Save]
  12. Under “Kiosk Settings” and “Single App Kiosk” is “Auto-Launch Kiosk App”
  13. Select Arreya in the list below “Auto-Launch Kiosk App”
  14. Click [Save Changes] at the bottom of the page

 

The devices in the selected OU will now be set to auto-launch Arreya in Kiosk Mode.

 

Part 4 – Obtain a policy file for an Arreya channel

  1. Log in to your Arreya account
  2. Under “Management” menu click [Devices]
  3. Click [+ Add Device]
  4. At the bottom of the dialog is a link to download a policy file for Chrome Management

 

We will use this policy file to set the OU to show our Arreya Channel

 

Part 5 – Pair your Arreya channel with an OU

  1. Log in to your admin console
  2. Click [Device management]
  3. Click [Chrome management] on the left
  4. Click [App Management]
  5. Click [Arreya] under “Apps”
  6. Click [Kiosk settings]
  7. Select the OU you would like to configure on the left
  8. Under “Configure” click [UPLOAD CONFIGURATION FILE] or [Override] then upload
  9. Choose the policy file from Arreya