App settings (macOS)

General settings

Setting

Description

Name

The name of the app.

For app packages, Sophos Mobile gets this from the PKG file.

For Apple VPP apps, this field is read-only.

Version

The app version from the App Store.

For app packages, Sophos Mobile gets this from the PKG file.

For Apple VPP apps, this field is read-only.

App ID

The internal identifier of the app.

For app packages, Sophos Mobile gets this from the PKG file.

For Apple VPP apps, this field is read-only.

App category

A category name, for example Productivity.

The value is currently not used.

Description

A description of the app.

The value is currently not used.

Settings for VPP app links

Setting

Description

Link

The URL of the app in the App Store.

For Apple VPP apps, this field is read-only.

VPP licenses

Click Show to manually assign the app to users or devices. See Manually assign VPP apps.

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 PKG file and click Open.

Note PKG package files might contain several apps. In this case, only the name, version, and identifier of one app are displayed.