To limit app access to your Android for Work devices, create a profile of blacklisted and whitelisted applications with the Application Control profile.

To configure application control settings:

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add > Add Profile > Android

  2. Select Android for Work .

  3. Configure the General profile settings as appropriate.

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

  4. Select the Application Control payload.
  5. Enable or disable the following settings to set the level of control for your application deployments:

    Setting Description
    Disable Access Blacklisted Apps

    Enable to disable access to applications that are considered blacklisted which is defined in Application Groups.

    If enabled, this option does not uninstall the application from the device.

    Prevent Un-Installation of Required Apps Enable to prevent the uninstallation of required apps defined in Application Groups.
    Enable System Apps inside Android for Work Enable to unhide pre-installed applications inside the Work Profile as defined in whitelisted apps in Application Groups.
  1. Select Save & Publish.