How to Create Custom Apps

Learn how to add an application which is not listed in the App Store

Any workspace member (in except of guest users) can create a custom app and add it to any desktop they have permission to manage apps: members with the user's rights can add it to their personal desktops only and workspace owners and administrators can add them to workspace desktops

How to create custom apps


     1)Click the workspace's name and then click the Settings button


     2)Navigate to the Custom apps in the menu and then click the Create custom apps button

     3) Type the app's name, app's URL ( you can copy this from your web browser), tick the box Fetch app image by URL (optionally you can add your own image), choose the category and then click the Add application button

A custom add added by a user will appear on the desktop where it was created (if the user chooses to add it to the desktop immediately), in the section My apps , in the section Used at (list of apps used by the workspace) and in the section Custom apps

Custom apps can be only edited by the workspace owners and administrators

How to create a custom app on a mobile device (Android)

     1) Open your Desktop.com app

     2) Tap the Expand menu button

     3) Tap the Admin button on the left panel

     4) Scroll the menu down and tap the Custom apps button


     5) Tap the Create custom app button

     6) Type the app's name, app's URL ( you can copy this from your web browser), tap the box Fetch app image by URL (optionally you can add your own image), choose the category and then tap the Add application button

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