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Automatically update managed apps device policy

This policy controls how installed managed apps are updated on Android Enterprise devices and Android for Workspace (Preview) devices. You can restrict the ability of users to allow automatic updates of apps on their devices. If you allow users to control automatic updates for apps on their devices, they set automatic app update policies in the managed Google Play store.

To add or configure this policy, go to Configure > Device Policies. For more information, see Device policies.

Device Policies configuration screen

Set Automatically Update Managed Apps.

  • Always: Enables automatic app updates. Always is the default.
  • Allow user to configure policy: Allows the user to configure the automatic app update policy for the device in the managed Google Play store.
  • Never: Disables automatic app updates.
  • Only when device is connected to Wi-Fi: Allows automatic app updates only when the device is connected to Wi-Fi.
Automatically update managed apps device policy