Use this workflow to install Traps 5.0 for Android.
To install the Traps app, you must Create an Installation Package from the
Traps management service and obtain the download link. This link
contains the distribution ID required to associate the app with
your Traps management service tenant. You can send this link to
your end users to have them install the Traps app.
Obtain the link for your Android distribution
package and send the link to your end users.
Instruct the end user to perform the following steps:
From the Android endpoint, open the custom
download link for the Traps app.
This opens the Traps app in the Google Play. Do not attempt
to open the link in a browser.
the app and follow
the on-screen prompts to complete installation.
the app when installation completes.
Android 5.1 and later releases
) Grant access
to Traps to monitor apps.
If additional permissions are required for your Android
version, the Traps app prompts you to
Permit usage access
setting may have a different name depending on your Android version.
Exit the Traps app usage settings and then return
to the Traps app.
Activate the Traps app for Android.
of the end user, and the user’s
and then click
The Traps management service
uses this information to identify the endpoint.
activation fails, Traps displays a notification with a link to manually
supply the custom package URL or distribution ID. For example, if
your custom package URL is