Configure the Allow App Store icon on home screen restriction in AirWatch to allow device users to acquire public applications from the App Store. This restriction works for iOS 9+ devices.

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles > List View > Add. Select Apple iOS .
  2. Configure the General settings of the profile.

    These settings determine how the profile deploys and who receives it. For more information on General settings, see Add General Profile Settings.

  3. Select Allow App Store icon on Home screen located in the Device Functionality section of the Restrictions payload, to allow the device to install public free applications from the app store.
  4. Select Save & Publish to push the profile to devices.

AirWatch supports native iOS restrictions and an in-house developed restriction that control access the app store. For a matrix that outlines the supported options, see Apple iOS App Store Restriction Descriptions.