Introducing VMware Boxer 4.5 for Android

The VMware AirWatch® team is excited to announce that VMware Boxer 4.5 for Android is publicly available.

What’s New in this App Version

  • BINXA-4831: Shared Passcode (SSO) support
  • BINXA-4762: Default CallerID to off via custom key
  • BINXA-4755: Support key "PolicyAllowMetrics" in app
  • BINXA-3975: Enhanced AirWatch enrollment flow
  • BINXA-3356: SSL Pinning in Boxer (soft fail)
  • BINXA-3652: Send beacon to the console when standalone enrolled
  • BINXA-4458: GAL contacts now display email and title in the list

Bugs Fixed in this App Version

  • BINXA-4909: Boxer app crashes on launch after the password is changed on the console
  • BINXA-4889: Unable to launch Boxer after removing the managed account from device settings
  • BINXA-4897: Scrolling within an extremely wide table or table without gridlines shouldn't be done within the table
  • BINXA-4586: Email Toolbar is missing when user enters To, CC, Bcc , subject and body (when user is hiding the keyboard after entering the data in each field)
  • BINXA-5074: Boxer app crashes while downloading and parsing of the HTML content of the specific emails
  • BINXA-4928: Boxer with SMIME and CBA enrollment fails to configure
  • BINXA-4981: With Google password change, Boxer gets stuck in an authentication loop
  • BINXA-4905: CertificateManagerTests fail on Android 7
  • BINXA-4838: Not able to enter or delete the data from the passcode field displayed on the confirm Passcode screen
  • BINXA-4149: User photo not displayed for Exchange directory results in recipient field for managed accounts
  • BINXA-4237: French translation issue when discarding the email
  • BINXA-4080: Swipe Delete: Undo Snackbar fails to prompt after fresh install/config of Boxer
  • BINXA-3434: Email widget is showing passcode required or load more conversations incorrectly
  • BINXA-3660: Unable to add or change IRM policy after changing the device orientation
  • BINXA-4306: Flag OFF/Auto Email Configuration "Password" not working
  • BINXA-4733: Boxer app crashes when tapped on the event invite mail on the Email widget
  • BINXA-4719: Boxer is crashing while adding email widgets of "unread" and starred" folders when widgets are disabled
  • BINXA-4694: Unable to create a new passcode using forgot passcode
  • BINXA-4686: Inline attachments are not displayed inline when forwarded email received
  • BINXA-4667: Able to set Email & Calendar Widget when Disable on console 9.1.1
  • BINXA-4663: Managed CBA account setup fails if an unmanaged account exists
  • BINXA-4648: Certificate Alias can be translated for Locales other than English
  • BINXA-4385: A pummeling of Settings requests after adding Office 365 with IRM leads to throttling
  • BINXA-5032: Boxer with Container crashes when sending email
  • BINXA-5024: Application size increased
  • BINXA-5000: Error in creating the conversation object
  • BINXA-4991: Application fails to load startup activity
  • BINXA-5105: Add new string translations for 4.5
  • BINXA-4767: S/MIME Settings UI for turn on or off text is incorrect inside Sign/Encrypt sections
  • BINXA-3494: Boxer fails to append line break in the email body for the replied emails
  • BINXA-4301: Count of Emails in thread is seen even if conversation threading is disabled
  • BINXA-4766: Boxer crashes while reading local contact
  • BINXA-4624: Unable to install cert(s) with multiple email addresses
  • BINXA-4589: Bell dial-in info not parsed correctly
  • BINXA-4518: Expired cert is auto selected when installed as only cert
  • BINXA-4406: If the sender sends a signed or encrypted email with the same attachment multiple times, Boxer receives only one.
  • BINXA-4979: Crashing while parsing HTML body
  • BINXA-334: Draft saved from reply is not immediately apparent after saving in the details view

Customer Impact

Take advantage of these updates by meeting the minimum requirements and downloading VMware Boxer 4.5 for Android. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Android 4.2 or higher
  • AirWatch Console 8.3 FP5 or higher

How to Download VMware Boxer 4.5 for Android

  • 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 it from the Google Play Store.

Support Contact Information

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


Best Regards,

The AirWatch Team

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