Cloning a Profile

About this task

You can clone a profile if you want use the same configuration or package settings but assign it using different criteria or if you want to make minor tweaks but do not want to build a new profile from scratch.

To clone a profile:


  1. In the Profiles view, click on a profile's name to open its Profile Information panel.
  2. Click the more button and choose Clone from the Profile Actions dropdown list.
  3. Enter a new name and description for the new profile and select which properties you would like to transfer to the new profile.
  4. Click Clone.

What to do next

Even if you have left the assignment criteria intact, you must still assign this profile to devices.