Device Provisioning

Device provisioning is the process of configuring your device for use with Skylight. You can choose to manually configure devices or provision with enterprise mobility management systems.

Manually Provisioning Skylight

Glass EE2
Vuzix M400
Glass EE2

Installing the Skylight client using ADB

  1. Ensure Android Debug Bridge (ADB) is downloaded and installed on your computer.

  2. Connect Glass to your computer with a USB-C cable.

  3. After connecting, make sure to select Allow in the popup on Glass to allow USB debugging.

  4. Open your terminal or command prompt.

  5. Install Skylight and give camera/microphone permissions using the following ADB command:

    adb install -g skylight-smartglasses-<version>.apk

Giving Skylight permission to install over-the-air updates

  1. Open the settings on Glass. Swipe to About device > Android settings. Tap 5 times to select.

  2. Navigate to Apps & notifications > Skylight > Install unknown apps.

  3. Enable the toggle for Allow from this source.

Getting started with Skylight

  1. Read the Skylight for Smart Glasses user guide for steps on configuring WiFi, signing in, and using Skylight on Glass.

Vuzix M400

(Option 1) Installing the Skylight client using Vuzix View

  1. Download and install Vuzix View.

  2. Connect the M400 to your computer with a USB cable.

  3. After connecting, make sure to select Allow in the dialog on the M400 to allow USB debugging.

  4. In Vuzix View, press the View button to open the M400 interface.

  5. Install Skylight by dragging and dropping the skylight-smartglasses-<version>.apk file directly onto the M400 interface.

(Option 2) Installing the Skylight client using ADB

  1. Ensure Android Debug Bridge (ADB) is downloaded and installed on your computer.

  2. Connect the M400 to your computer with a USB cable.

  3. After connecting, make sure to select Allow in the dialog on the M400 to allow USB debugging.

  4. Open your terminal or command prompt.

  5. Install Skylight and give camera/microphone permissions using the following ADB command:

    adb install -g skylight-smartglasses-<version>.apk

Giving Skylight permission to install over-the-air updates

  1. Open the settings on your Vuzix device.

  2. Navigate to Apps & notifications > Skylight > Install unknown apps.

  3. Enable the toggle for Allow from this source.

Getting started with Skylight

  1. Read the Skylight for Smart Glasses user guide for steps on configuring WiFi, signing in, and using Skylight on your Vuzix device.

Using Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) Systems

Your devices can also be enrolled in in EMM systems such as VMWare Workspace ONE (formerly AirWatch), Microsoft Intune, and MobileIron Cloud/Core. These systems can manage the installation of the Skylight client and device configuration.

For detailed instructions, refer to your EMM admin or provider.