Enable enhanced desktop security for Windows®

You need to enable the enhanced desktop security for Windows® service before you can use any of its features. This service is turned off by default. 

Note: Enhanced desktop security for Windows is only available to G Suite Enterprise, G Suite Enterprise for Education, and Cloud Identity Premium customers at this time.

Enable desktop security

  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Devices.
  3. On the left, under Desktop Settings, click Windows settings.
  4. Click Desktop security setup.
  5. Select Enable.

Next steps 

After you enable desktop security, you need to enroll users's devices in enhanced desktop security for Windows:

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