How to Create Web Apps in Kiosk App Mode on iPad and iPhone

Satish Shetty Updated by Satish Shetty

How to Set Up Web Apps for Kiosk App Mode on iPad and iPhone with Codeproof MDM/UEM


The Codeproof MDM/UEM platform offers a feature called "Web Clips," which allows IT administrators to run a specific web app in full-screen Kiosk mode on iOS devices. This guide will walk you through the straightforward setup process.

Key Benefits
  • No device supervision required.
  • Compatible with employee-owned BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) setups.
  • Hides Safari address bar for a more immersive experience.

  • Codeproof Cloud Console account.
  • iOS device managed by Codeproof MDM/UEM.

Step-by-Step Guide

1. Log in to your Codeproof Cloud Console.

2. Once logged in, go to the Policy Manager.

3. Choose either a single device or a group profile to which you want to apply the Web Clip.

4. In the Policy Manager, locate the 'Web Clips' tab on the right-hand side of the screen.

5. Create a new Web Clip by filling in the required fields.

Important Settings
  • Set the 'IgnoreManifestScope' policy to 'true' (This feature was added in iOS 14).
  • Enter the website URL.
  • Upload a Web Clip icon. If you need help creating an icon, email us at


Policy Manager Screenshot:

Codeproof Web Clip Creation with IgnoreManifestScope

Device Screenshots:

The screenshots below show how the PointClickCare healthcare web app is configured as a browser kiosk.

PointClickCare webrowser app is in single app Kiosk mode on iPad
Codeproof iPad Kiosk of Point Click Care App


This feature enhances the functionality of devices managed by Code proof MDM/UEM by allowing for single-web-app Kiosk modes. Should you encounter any issues or have further questions, don't hesitate to contact our support team.

For additional resources, visit our [FAQ section] or [contact support]

How did we do?

Advanced Mobile Kiosk Manager

How to update an App in Single App Mode?