App settings (Android)

For apps on Android Enterprise devices, see Settings for managed Google Play apps.

General settings

Setting

Description

Name

The name of the app.

Version

The version that is displayed in the Enterprise App Store.

For app links, Sophos Mobile uses the version from Google Play.

App ID

The internal identifier of the app.

For app links, click Get data to get the value from Google Play.

For app packages, Sophos Mobile gets the value from the APK file.

App category

A category name, for example Productivity.

When you make the app available in the Enterprise App Store, the app will be listed in a section with that name.

Available to device groups

You can make the app available in the Enterprise App Store so that its installation can be initiated by the user. Click Show and select one or more device groups for which the app will be listed in the Enterprise App Store.

Description

The app description displayed in the Enterprise App Store.

You may use the placeholder %_appstoretext_% anywhere in your description text. In the Enterprise App Store, this is replaced by the actual app description from Google Play.

Install in Knox container

For Samsung Knox devices, the app will be installed inside the Knox container.

This setting is only available if you have configured a Samsung Knox license.

Settings for app links

Setting

Description

Settings for app packages

Setting

Description

Upload a file

Click Upload a file to upload the app to the Sophos Mobile server. Navigate to the APK file and click Open.

Tip Alternatively, drag the file from File Explorer to the Upload a file area.