Deploy Minecraft EDU on Chromebooks

Problem

Lego Minecraft EDU Android app is not showing on the Chromebooks.

Environment

  • ChromeOS
  • Chromebooks

Solution

To push the Lego Minecraft EDU Android app. Assuming that the Android application on ChromeOS is already enable. 
  1. In the Admin console.
  2. Go to Devices > Chrome > Apps & extensions > Users & browsers.
  3. Select the organizational unit where the users are.
  4. Hover your mouse pointer in the yellow plus sign (lower right hand side).
  5. Choose 'Add from Google Play'
  6. Search for and click 'Minecraft: Education edition'.
  7. Select it and accept the 'Terms and Conditions' to add the app.
  8. Then you can decide whether to force install or just allow the app.

For reference, you can check the link below: 
Set up Minecraft: Education Edition on Chromebooks - https://support.google.com/chrome/a/answer/10019965

Cause

If the app was pushed or deployed in the organizational unit for the Chromebooks, it will not show up when the users login. That only works for kiosk apps and for managed guest session mode.