Assign public applications imported from the Windows Store for Business to apply them to devices with the flexible deployment feature. Assign online and offline licenses depending on your license management strategy.

For general information about the flexible deployment feature, how to prioritize assignments, and for setting descriptions, see Use Flexible Deployment to Assign Applications.

  1. Navigate to Apps & Books > Applications > Native > Public.
  2. Select the application and choose Assign.
  3. Complete the Add Assignment options to add a rule.

    Setting Description
    Assignment
    Online Licenses

    Assign groups to the application with online licenses.

    If devices are part of your Azure Active Directory system and your deployment has online licenses available, devices receive the application.

    If you assign both online and offline licenses to the group, the system gives preference to online licenses.

    Offline Licenses

    Assign groups to the application with offline licenses.

    If your deployment has offline licenses available, devices receive the application.

    If you assign both online and offline licenses to the group, the system gives preference to online licenses.

    Deployment
    App Delivery Method

    View the delivery method. On demand deploys content to a deployment agent and lets the device user decide if and when to install the content.

    DLP

    Configure a device profile with a Restrictions profile to set data loss prevention policies for the application.

    Select Configure. The system navigates to Devices > Profiles. Select Add > Add Profile and the platform.

    • For Windows Desktop, select Device Profile > Restrictions and enable options that apply to the data you want to protect.
    • For Windows Phone, select Restrictions and enable options that apply to the data you want to protect.
  4. Select Add and prioritize assignments if you have more than one assignment rule.

  5. Deploy the application with Save & Publish.

For more information about integrating AirWatch and the Windows Store for Business, see The Windows Store for Business and AirWatch.