How to add hidden Managed Google Play private apps


  • Knox Manage (KM)


Some users experience an issue where the app is not present on the Application page on the KM console after trying the following:

  • Clicking Sync MGP on the Application page.
  • Adding the app as a Managed Google Play private app.
  • Checking whether the app is present on > My Managed Apps.

How do I add hidden Managed Google Play private apps?

  1. On the KM console, go to the Application page.
  2. Click Add, then for the app type select Android, Public, and Managed Google Play Private.
  3. Select Managed Google Play from the Store list.
  4. Search for the app's package name using the format pname:application_package_name. The hidden app should be in the results.
  5. Click App > Approve, then Assign it to the relevant organization.