To allow or prevent installation of applications on devices, you can enable Application Control to whitelist and blacklist specific applications.

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

  2. Select Device to deploy your profile to a device.

  3. Configure the profile's General settings.

    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:

    Settings Description
    Prevent Installation of Blacklisted Apps

    Enable to prevent the installation and enforce the automatic removal blacklisted apps defined in Application Groups.


    For instructions on creating application groups, see Mobile Application Management Guide.

    Prevent Un-Installation of Required Apps Enable to prevent the un-installation of required apps defined in Application Groups
    Only Allow installation of Whitelisted Apps Enable to prevent the installation of any application that is not a whitelisted app defined in Applications Groups
  1. Select Save & Publish.