App restrictions configuration (Windows Mobile policy)

With the App restrictions configuration you specifically allow or block apps on the devices.

Setting/Field Description
Allowed apps Contains a set of individual apps that users are allowed to install and use on the device. Users will be unable to install or use any apps that are not explicitly listed.

Use Allowed apps when you know the list of apps that you want to allow and want to block all other apps.

Forbidden apps Contains a set of individual apps that users are prevented from installing on the device. Users will be able to install any apps that are not explicitly listed.

Use Forbidden apps when you know the list of apps that you want to block and want to allow all other apps.

App group Select the App group that contains the list of apps you want to allow or block.
Note: The app group has to be created beforehand. See App groups.