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Remote Unattended Silent Installation of Applications on Samsung SAFE and KNOX Devices

Oct 15, 2014 | 42Gears Team

Applies to:
Product SureMDM
Platform Samsung Android

There are now host of features in SureMDM which allows remote management of Samsung for Enterprise (SAFE) and Samsung KNOX devices (Android 4.2.2 and above) without any rooting. Silent installation of mobile applications is one of such features.


Remote Silent Installation allows you to install mobile applications or update software remotely without any manual intervention from the end users and without any interferences on the device.

Here is how you can perform remote unattended silent installation:

1. Login to SureMDM Web Console

suremdm_login2. Click on Jobs option from the Utility Panel

suremdm_jobs3. On the  Jobs screen, click on New Job

suremdm_jobs_new4. On the Create Job prompt, select Android and click on OK

suremdm_choose_jobs5. On the Create Job [Android] prompt, select Install Program

suremdm_choose_install_jobs6. On the Multiple Install Job Properties prompt, enter a Job Name and click on Add

suremdm_choose_install_jobs_new7. On the Install Job Properties prompt, enter following details:

suremdm_choose_install_jobs_details      File Path/URL – Browse and select a file or enter a URL of the file to be installed

      Use Authentication – Enter User ID and Password if the URL specified requires login 

      Device Path – Location on the device where the file is to be installed

      Install After Copy – Check this option if you want to install the application after being copied

8. Click on OK to complete

9. Once back on the main screen, identify the device from the Device List section

suremdm_apply_silent_install_job10. Click on Apply to launch a prompt with list of Jobs

suremdm_apply_silent_install_job11. On the Select Job(s) to apply prompt, select the Install Program job you created and click on OK

suremdm_choose_silent_install_jobOnce done, the application would be silently installed on the device.

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