Distribute UXM Web Edge (Chromium) extension

Windows

1. Windows - Distribute via Group Policy (GPO)

Download and install the Edge Administrative Templates from here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/deployedge/configure-microsoft-edge

Requires UXM Desktop Agent version 2022.08.01 or higher, use Chrome browser extension for older versions of UXM: https://mcgsystems.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360009167699-Distribute-UXM-Web-Chrome-extension

Modify "Control which extensions are installed silently" under Computer Configuration -> Policies -> Administrative Template * -> Microsoft Edge -> Extensions



Set it to enabled and add our extension to the list of forced extensions, our UXM Web extension is called: oogjkalcgchmkcgndcdchdkcheoahepd;https://edge.microsoft.com/extensionwebstorebase/v1/crx


And modify "Control which native messaging hosts users can use" under Computer Configuration -> Policies -> Administrative Template * -> Microsoft Edge -> Native Messaging

Value to add: com.uxmapp.chromium.nativemessagehost


Extension will be install on the Active Directory joined machines next time they synchronize GPO settings, you can force the synchronization by executing gpupdate /force in a elevated cmd prompt on the domain joined client machine.

2. Windows - Distribute via Azure Intune

See https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/mem/intune/configuration/administrative-templates-configure-edge?bc=%2FDeployEdge%2Fbreadcrumb%2Ftoc.json&toc=%2FDeployEdge%2Ftoc.json

3. Windows - Adding the extension manually

Requires that the UXM Desktop agent is installed.

Open https://microsoftedge.microsoft.com/addons/detail/oogjkalcgchmkcgndcdchdkcheoahepd in Edge and press "Get".


macOS

1. macOS - Distribute via JAMF

See https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/DeployEdge/deploy-edge-mac-jamf

2. macOS - Distribute via Intune

See https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/mem/intune/apps/apps-edge-macos?bc=%2FDeployEdge%2Fbreadcrumb%2Ftoc.json&toc=%2FDeployEdge%2Ftoc.json

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