SureLock Documentation for Android

Allowed Applications

Allowed Applications option displays the list of applications you have allowed on SureLock Home Screen. You will also find options to add and allow more applications or organize the ones already allowed by assigning them to folders.

Add App

The Add App option lists all the installed applications on the device. You can use this list to select allowed applications.

To add an allowed application, follow below mentioned steps:

  1. Access SureLock Settings

  2. On Admin Settings screen, tap on Allowed Application

  3. On Allowed Application screen, tap on Add App to list all existing applications in the device

  4. Select the application(s) you wish to allow from the list and tap on Done

  5. On Allowed Application screen, you will see the allowed application(s) listed

  6. Now tap on Done to return to Admin Settings

  7. Once you exit Admin Settings, you will see icons of allowed applications on SureLock Home Screen

Edit Allowed Application

To edit an allowed application, follow below mentioned steps:

  1. Access SureLock Settings

  2. On Admin Settings screen, tap on Allowed Application

  3. On Allowed Application screen, tap on the app that you want to edit

  4. On Application Settings, you can edit following details about the application:

    • Label - name of the application

    • Icon - icon image for the application

    • Password - access password for the application

    • Hide Icon in Home Screen - visibility of application's icon on Home Screen

    • Launch at Startup - launches the application when the device is switched ON

    • Restart app on relaunch - restart the application on its relaunch

    • Allow Child Windows - restricts or allows child windows of the application

    • Current Path - path of folder in which the application in saved in SureLock

    • App Idle Timeout - Idle Timeout for the application

  5. Once done making the necessary changes, tap on Done to complete

Remove Allowed Application

To delete an allowed application, follow below mentioned steps:

  1. Access SureLock Settings

  2. On Admin Settings screen, tap on Allowed Application

  3. On Allowed Application screen, tap on the app that you want to delete

  4. On Application Settings screen, tap on Remove to delete the application

Add Folder

The Add Folder option allows you to create folders on SureLock Home Screen. You can assign and organize allowed applications in these folders.

To arrange allowed applications in a folder, follow below mentioned steps:

  1. Access SureLock Settings

  2. On Admin Settings screen, tap on Allowed Application

  3. On Allowed Application screen, tap on Add Folder and give a name for the folder

  4. Tap to open the folder and tap on Add App to add an allowed application

    Note: To move an existing allowed application to a folder, edit Current Path of the application to that
    of the desired folder.