The Google Admin Console is where administrators manage Google services for users in an organization. AirWatch uses the Google Admin Console for integration with Android for Work and Chrome OS.

The Manage API client access page allows you to control custom internal application and third-party application access to supported Google APIs (scopes).

To set up your Google Admin Console:

  1. Login to the Google Admin Console and navigate to Security > Advanced Settings > Manage API Client Access.
  2. Fill in the following details:

    Setting Description
    Client Name

    Enter the Client ID obtained from AirWatch. for Chrome OS, this will be provided to you. For more information, see Requirements for Deploying Chrome OS.

    For Android for Work, paste the ID from your service account. For more information see, Create Service Account

    One or More API Scopes

    Copy and paste the following Google API scopes for either Chrome OS or Android for Work:

    Chrome OS Google APIs: Copy the APIs into the Google API scopes field on the same line separated by commas.

    https://www.googleapis.com/auth/chromedevicemanagementapi https://www.googleapis.com/auth/admin.directory.user https://www.googleapis.com/auth/admin.directory.device.chromeos

    Android for Work:

    https://www.googleapis.com/auth/admin.directory.user

  3. Chrome Device Management (CDM) API Partner Access for device and user policies under Device Management > Chrome Management > Device Settings and Device Management > Chrome Management> User Settings.

    (Android for Work) Select Authorize.