To control application access to your Android devices, create a profile to blacklist, prevent, uninstall, or enable system applications with the Application Control profile.


  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add > Add Profile > Android.
  2. Configure the General profile settings as appropriate.
  3. Select the Application Control payload.
  4. Configure the following settings to set the level of control for your application deployments:
    Setting Description

    Disable Access to Blacklisted Apps

    Select 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 Turn on to prevent the uninstallation of required applications defined in Application Groups.
    Enable System Apps Turn on to unhide pre-installed applications as defined in whitelisted applications in Application Groups.

    For COPE, the 'Work Managed' checkbox applies to the personal side and 'Work profile' applies to the corporate side.

  5. Select Save & Publish.