Lock Device to Vehicle (Mounted Devices)

Have you mounted a device for the Samsara App within one of your vehicles?

You can now ensure that every driver who signs in on that device is automatically associated with that vehicle using the Lock Device to Vehicle feature.

If you later move the device and need to change the vehicle associated with the device, follow the Unlock a Device-Vehicle Pairing instructions.

Lock a Device to a Vehicle

  1. After mounting the device, sign into Samsara using any driver account.
  2. Select the vehicle to be paired with the device.
  3. From the Home screen, press and hold on the organization name for 3 seconds.
    The Application Settings panel will appear.
  4. Switch on the “Lock the Device to Current Vehicle” feature.
  5. Return the Overview screen, where the vehicle selection option is now inactive.

Any driver who now signs into Samsara on this device will be associated with the selected vehicle.

Unlock a Device-Vehicle Pairing

  1. From the Home screen, press and hold on the organization name for 3 seconds. The Application Settings panel will appear.
  2. Switch off the “Lock this Device to Current Vehicle” option
  3. Return to the Overview screen, where the vehicle selection option is now active.

Any driver who now signs into Samsara on this device will be able to select their vehicle as normal.