How to update the push certificate in Faronics MDM for Apple iOS devices.
Posted by Adam Zilliax on 11 September 2020 10:30 AM

To renew your Apple Push Certificate follow the steps below;

  1. Log in to the Deep Freeze Cloud and navigate to the MDM settings section of the site by clicking on MDM, then on Settings on the left side of the screen.
  2. Make sure that the icon for Apple iOS devices is selected.
  3. Click on the header “Push Certificate” to display the current push certificate, including the Apple ID and Expiry Date.

  4. Click on the Renew button on the right-hand side of the screen.

  5.  In the information shown after clicking on Renew select the link to download the certificate request.

  6. Open the Apple Push Certificate Portal by clicking on the link in the MDM platform or by visiting and log into the portal.
  7. In the Apple Push Certificate portal identify the certificate that you need to renew by date, or by clicking on the information icon and comparing the Serial Number shown against the one in the Deep Freeze Cloud.

  8. Click on the button to renew the appropriate certificate.

  9. On the next page update your notes and click on “Choose File” to select the request that you downloaded in step 5.