How to Restart My Android Device from Moki

Remotely restarting your Android device

There are times when you will want or need to restart your Android device. This helps with GCM token registration and to keep it registered with them. However, you shouldn't need to restart your devices every day. 

Section 1: Restart Immediately 

  • In Moki, go to the Devices tab

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  • Select your device(s)
  • Click the Actions drop down and select Restart

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  • Confirm you want to send the action to the device

Section 2: Set the Restart for Later

  • To select specific devices instead of all devices you must have a tag on them which is associated with an Action Group. (See these articles on How to Tag Devices and How to Create an Action Group)
  • In Manager, go to the Actions tab

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  • Click the All Devices label or your desired Action Group

  • Click the Add New Sequence button

  • Give the sequence a name

  • Select the time the action should occur according to the timezone you select
  • Select the frequency of the action, One Time or Repeat Daily
  • Click the Add New Action button 
  • Click the drop down and select Restart Android
  • Click the Add button
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