How do I deploy the Texthelp PDF Reader

Here are the instructions to deploy the Texthelp PDF Reader to your users through the Google Admin Console.  

Note: If you have purchased a Read&Write for Google Chrome group license, you can also view our Texthelp Google™ Admin Tool User Guide


1. Click Device management in the Google Admin Console

Google Admin Console Device Management


2. Select Chrome management

Google Admin Console Chrome Management


3. In Chrome Management, select User settings

Google Admin Console User Settings


5. Choose the OU you would like to deploy to under Organizations

6. Scroll down to Force-installed Apps and Extensions

7. Select Manage force-installed apps

Google Admin Console Manage Force Installed Apps


8. In Force-installed Apps and Extensions, click the Specify a Custom App button

Google Admin Console Specify a Custom App

 9. Enter the following:

ID: feepmdlmhplaojabeoecaobfmibooaid

URL: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/texthelp-pdf-reader/feepmdlmhplaojabeoecaobfmibooaid?utm_source=chrome-app-launcher-info-dialog

Note: The PDF Reader is a private listing that can also be searched by it's product ID: feepmdlmhplaojabeoecaobfmibooaid by selecting the Chrome Web Store button Google Admin Console as shown below

Enter Product ID

Click Add  and the Texthelp PDF Reader will appear in the window.

Admin Console Specify a Custom App Completed

10. Click Save


11. After the force-install window has closed, click SAVE at the bottom right of the page to publish the app or extension to all of your selected users

Admin Console Save 

Note: If you click DISCARD, all of your changes to this point will be removed and the app or extension will not be deployed to your users. Leaving this page without clicking on SAVE first will also result in all changes to this point being removed.

The Texthelp PDF Reader will now be deployed to your users.