Application management policies
A group of policies to configure and manage applications on the device.
  • Enable application management controls
    Use this control to enable or disable advanced application management settings.
  • Battery optimization whitelist
    Use this control to exempt applications from battery usage optimizations such as Android Doze mode. For a fully managed device with a Work profile, enter the list of application on the personal profile to whitelist. To specify Work profile-only apps, go to Work Profile Policies > App Management section. Enter a comma-separated list of package names to specify the apps to whitelist. Availability: Knox v2.7 or higher.
  • Notifications whitelist
    Use this control to stop applications from showing notifications on the status bar. When this policy is enabled, notifications from all applications are blocked except for the apps specified in this whitelist. Enter the values as a comma separated list, for example, "com.xyz, com.abc". You can also use a wildcard to add all apps to the whitelist, for example, "com.xyz.*".
  • App update controls
    • Update policy for apps in main user space (DO)
      Use this control in combination with the following List of apps control to allow or restrict updates to specific apps. The default value is set to ‘None’, meaning apps on your device update per the policies you’ve specified in your Device Settings and in app settings on Managed Google Play Store.
    • List of apps in main user space (DO)
      Use this field to allow or restrict app updates for specific apps. Enter the values as a comma separated list of the application packages, for example, ‘com.xyz, com.abc’ updates.
Application management policies (Premium)
A group of policies to configure and manage applications inside the Work Profile on the device.
  • Enable application management controls
    Use this control to enable or disable advanced application management settings.
  • Battery optimization whitelist
    Use this control to exempt applications from battery usage optimizations such as Android Doze mode. For a fully managed device with a Work profile, enter the list of application on the personal profile to whitelist. To specify Work profile-only apps, go to Work Profile Policies > App Management section. Enter a comma-separated list of package names to specify the apps to whitelist. Availability: Knox v2.7 or higher.
  • Notifications whitelist
    Use this control to stop applications from showing notifications on the status bar. When this policy is enabled, notifications from all applications in the workspace are blocked except for the apps specified in this whitelist. Enter the values as a comma separated list, for example, "com.xyz, com.abc". You can also use a wildcard to add all apps to the whitelist, for example, "com.xyz.*".
  • Install app from personal to work profile
    Use this control to install an existing application from personal (default) space into work profile, without user interaction. Enter a comma-separated list of package names to specify more than one application.