Introducing VMware Content Locker 4.3 for iOS

The VMware AirWatch team is excited to announce that VMware Content Locker 4.3 for iOS is publicly available.

What’s New in this App Version

  • ISCL-175429: Support for emailing files directly through Boxer when configured with a managed email account
  • ISCL-172189: Support for annotating password protected PDFs
  • ISCL-175452: Support for new sign-in flow for Google Drive
  • ISCL-175508: Support for custom fonts
  • ISCL-175078 and ISCL-175451: Security improvements

Bugs Fixed in this App Version

  • ISCL-174948: Wrong font displayed for some Japanese Kanji characters
  • ISCL-175330: Content Locker crashes when opening Word documents that have content control option enabled
  • ISCL-175384: Issues when using Apple Pencil with iPad Pro
  • ISCL-175296: Graphs in .pptx files are displayed incorrectly
  • ISCL-175544: Content Locker does not save edits to PDF when tapping ‘x’ to close out the tab
  • ISCL-175386: Timestamp and author are incorrect after editing Word documents in Content Locker
  • ISCL-175346: Content Locker cannot display long function in Excel files
  • ISCL-175110: Certain PDFs are rendered incorrectly in iOS 10
  • ISCL-175546: Content Locker remote view shows only blank screenshots
  • ISCL-174363: Content Locker does not display drop-down lists in Excel files
  • ISCL-175214: Content Locker crashes when opening specific .docx files
  • ISCL-175506: Content Locker crashes when opening a particular .pptx file
  • ISCL-175294: Content Locker icon does not show when pushed as an internal app in Container
  • ISCL-175447: Content Locker crashes when user attempts to download 0 byte files
  • ISCL-175327: Content Locker may crash when opening .pptx files with keynotes


Known Issues in this App Version

  • ISCL-174145: Check boxes in Word .doc and .docx files are not displayed when opened in Content Locker
  • ISCL-174360: Required fields metadata is removed by Content Locker after editing and saving back to SharePoint 2013
  • ISCL-174639: End-user must ‘ungroup’ SmartArt objects to edit text after saving a document
  • ISCL-174658: Original styles are lost and replaced with new styles in Word documents after saving the file
  • ISCL-174747: Microsoft Office format shapes are not displayed correctly on Content Locker
  • ISCL-174856: Doc extension for Content Locker for iOS 3.1 may fail to open
  • ISCL-174902: Content Locker crashes when opening PDF files with large images
  • ISCL-175195: Breadcrumb for repositories is shown incorrectly when there are multiples entries of the same repository
  • ISCL-173744: Number of files displayed below the folder name doesn't include the count for sub-folders files
  • ISCL-174468: Excel file with child row expand not rendered correctly
  • ISCL-175022: Certain annotations in Office documents are shifting when opened in Office for desktop

Customer Impact

Take advantage of these updates by meeting the minimum requirements and downloading VMware Content Locker 4.3 for iOS. 

Minimum Requirements

  • iOS 9 or above

How to Download VMware Content Locker 4.3 for iOS

  • Prior Version is Installed – Direct end users to update the app when prompted. The application seamlessly updates over the existing application version without disrupting device enterprise functionality.
  • Prior Version is Not Installed – Direct end users to download VMware Content Locker 4.3 for iOS from the Apple App Store.

Support Contact Information

To open a Support Request, please call your local VMware AirWatch support line or submit a Support Request via myAirWatch.

Best Regards,

The VMware AirWatch Team

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