Below are some common questions related to OEMinfo and its related components and use cases.
What does ZDPI stand for?
A: ZDPI stands for Zebra Data Provider Interface, and is the mechanism through which device data is published and consumed using OEMinfo.
What is a URI as it relates to OEMinfo?
A: URIs are the interface through which data is consumed. See next question.
What are the components of a URI?
A: **URIs are broken into four (4) parts as
For example, the URI
content://oem_info/oem.zebra.secure/build_serial can be broken down as follows:
content:is the scheme, which tells Android that the URI points to a content provider
oem_infois the authority name of the content provider
oem.zebra.secureis the content provider name unique within a given authority. Usually a package name.
build_serialis the API name unique within a given package name
What is static data?
A: Static data is data on a device that doesn't change, such as device model and serial number.
What is non-static data?
A: Non-static data is data on a device that changes rarely, such as the Android version, build ID, and MX/OSX versions installed on the device.
Which Zebra devices support OEMinfo?
A: OEMinfo comes preinstalled on Zebra devices running Android 10.x Oreo and later, and can be installed with a LifeGuard update) on devices running Android 8.x Oreo.
How can I determine whether OEMinfo is already installed on my device(s)?
A: OEMinfo appears in the Apps list of the Android Settings panel.