Configuring the Splashtop APK Platform Software Payload for Android Avalanche 6.0 and 6.1

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    Verified Product Versions

    Avalanche 6.1Avalanche 6.0

    You will need to obtain your manifest information before creating your software payload.  Instructions for that can be found here:

     

    Obtain Android Package ID and Package Version from APK (pre 6.2)

     

    Creating the Android software payload:

     

    Within Avalanche navigate to Profiles and click the plus sign under Available Payloads

    Choose Android and then Software

    Give your payload a name, select Manifest URL as your way of hosting, and then fill in the information you gathered earlier regarding Package ID and Package Version.

    Note:  You will need to host the APK and the address to the file will be listed under Manifest URL (Ex. http://fqdn/package.apk).  Instructions for setting up file hosting on a Windows server can be found here:

     

    Basic IIS Setup for Avalanche Payloads

     

    Click Save


    Adding the package to an Android software profile:

     

    Under the Profiles portion of Avalanche select the plus sign under Available Profiles

     

     

    Select Device settings and contents under Smart Devices

     

     

    Give your profile a name and select the software payload you created earlier from the bottom.  Click Save.

     

     

    Select your profile from the list and click the check under Available Profiles in order to apply your profile to the desired location.

     

     

    Click Apply

     

    Run your deployment and push your profile out to your devices