Sideloading allows you to deploy the AirWatch Agent to Android devices without using the Google Play Store.

Sideload the Agent in the following situations:

  • Sideload the Agent on to the following devices because these devices do not have access to the Google Play Store:

    • Motorola ET1

    • Motorola MC40

    There are additional options available for the above devices with Product Provisioning. For more information on staging these devices, please see Staging Overview.

  • Sideload the Agent if the company prohibits the use of Google Accounts. Users need a Google Account to access the Google Play Store.