Identification settings

Use this payload to save names of the account user and prompt text. If left blank, the user has to provide this information when installing the profile.

Note: Use the identification payload for OS X device, user, and user group configuration profiles. For more information, see About profiles and payloads and Payload best practices.



User Display Name

The full name of the designated accounts.

Email address

The address for the accounts.

User name

The UNIX user name for the accounts.


You can provide the password, or choose to have the user provide it when he or she installs the profile.

Prompt and Prompt Message

Custom instructions for the user, if needed.