Allow Mac users to install apps only from App store

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Hi Guys, I want to allow app installation from app store alone on the Mac devices. How can this be possible?

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  • Grace Baker

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    Grace Baker

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    Hey, Thanks for reaching out to us.

    Please navigate to the Policies tab. Create a new policy or you can also modify an already existing policy. Navigate to macOS->Advanced Restrictions. Beneath the ‘App installation from’ option will be a drop-down list. Select the option ‘Mac App Store’ to restrict the app installation only to the Mac App Store. If the option ‘Mac App Store and identified developers’ is selected, apps downloaded from the Mac App Store and identified developers are allowed.

    Please use the hep link to get more insights into restrictions for macOS devices.

    Cheers!
    Grace Baker
    Hexnode MDM