1. Install the extension:

  • In Google admin navigate to Devices > Chrome > Apps & extensions.
  • Select the OU you would like to distribute the extension to
  • Click the "+" button in the bottom right and select "Add Chrome app or extension by ID".
  • Select "from a Custom URL" in the drop-down menu.
  • Enter the details below:
Extension ID: epllmmoijmamnabpiimcipfpdoeeglkj

Custom URL: https://ams3.digitaloceanspaces.com/screentrust-download-prod/manifest.xml
  • Click "Save"
  • Set the Installation Policy to "Force install".
  • Click on the "Save" button in the top right corner.

2. Configure the extension:

  • In the ScreenTrust Management System navigate to Setup Instructions > Chrome
  • Click on the blue "Download policy for extension" button and save the downloaded
  • In Google Admin navigate to Devices > Chrome > Apps & extensions, select the OU where the extension is distributed to and click on the name of the ScreenTrust extension
  • In the details screen scroll to the "Policy for extensions" section and upload the file downloaded from the ScreenTrust Management System
  • Click on the "Save" button in the top right corner.

3. Configured required setting to allow the Enterprise Hardware Platform API:

  • Navigate to Devices > Chrome > Settings > Users & browsers. 
  • Select the OU the extension has been distributed to
  • Scroll to the “Hardware” section, 
  • Change the option "Enterprise Hardware Platform API" to "Allow managed extensions to use the Enterprise Hardware Platform API"
  • Click Save in the top right corner

The ScreenTrust Chrome extension will now be pushed to all Chromebooks belonging to the selected OU.

4. Next steps:

  • To ensure the Chrome extension runs in a safe environment we recommend following our Best Practices guide