Shared Mode in Quest for Business serves as an additional feature exclusive to the Quest for Business license. Through Shared Mode it is no longer necessary to have a Meta account to use a Quest device. Activating Shared Mode requires the possession of the Quest for Business license, without Quest for Business it is not possible to use the Shared Mode.
Without Shared Mode you are able to use Quest for Business in individual mode. Check out this article to find out about the differences between individual mode and shared mode.
What are the benefits of shared mode?
Seamless user experience
Shared Mode in Quest for Business comes with useful features to simplify the user experience. With Shared Mode it is not necessary to create a Meta account and multiple people can use Meta Quest devices. Admins can lock content and simplify settings, so users do not need an individual login, ensuring a focused experience.
Centralized fleet management
Shared Mode will additionally let you set up chosen apps on multiple Meta devices at once, from the centralized management platform, Admin Center, providing a consistent experience across your Meta Quest fleet, regardless of which device is being used.
In the Admin Center of Quest for Business, devices can be grouped and managed efficiently. Admins in Shared Mode can lock or unlock apps using the Meta Quest Device Manager, giving them more control over security and customization.
User-friendly set up
When users log in, Shared Mode offers a simple app launcher instead of the usual home screen. This makes the user interface more user-friendly and focused. Overall, Shared Mode in Quest for Business is designed to be user-friendly and provides powerful administrative features.