The Application Control profile allows you to add apps from the Google Play Store and Chrome Webstore.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add > Add Profile > Chrome OS.
  2. Select User which deploys user policy profiles.
  3. Configure the profile's General settings. These General profile settings determine how the profile deploys and who receives it.
  4. Select the Application Control profile and select Configure.
  5. Configure the following settings as desired for your organization:
    Setting Description
    Chrome App Access Use the dropdown to select All Chrome apps are accessible, Only Chrome added below are accessible, or Create a list of blocked Chrome apps.
    Auto Install the following Chrome Apps  
    App ID The application identifier found in the Google Play Store.
    Name The application display name.
    Pin App to Shelf (Y/N) Enter Y to pin the app to the homescreen dock.
    Auto Install the following Android Apps  
    App ID  The application identifier found in the Chrome Web Store.
    Name The application display name.
    Pin App to Shelf (Y/N) Enter Y to pin the app to the homescreen dock.
    Users can end processes in Task Manager Enable to allow end user to see the end process option in Chrome OS.
    Auto Install the following Chrome Extensions  
    App ID

    The unique identifier for the Extension can be found in Extension details or in the Chrome Web Store URL.

    URL

    Use a custom URL for self-hosted Extensions. Leave blank to push from the Chrome Web Store.

    Name

    Enter a friendly name to easily identify the Extension

    Pin app to shelf  
    Allow access to credential storage

    Grant this Extension the ability to access user and device certificates to be used for authentication.

    Extension policy

    Configure the Extension using the JSON format provided by the Extension developer.

  6. Select Save and Publish.