Set the Default State of an Agent (Legacy)

This setting controls the initial state of Agent for End User Devicess in the system, to control whether new devices automatically start reporting to the system or if they need manual approval.


  1. Step 1 Open a browser and sign in to Aternity.
  2. Step 2 Select the Gear Icon > Settings > Provisioning > Agent Initial State.
    Set the default state of newly monitored devices
    Field Description
    Windows Agent initial state

    Set the default setting for a new monitored Windows device or monitored mobile app.

    • Active The default setting is to automatically start to collect and report data according to the configuration.

    • Pending ApprovalThe default setting is to remain dormant and does not collect information unless manually activated.

    Mobile initial state