Introducing VMware Boxer 4.7.1 for iOS

The VMware AirWatch® team is excited to announce that VMware Boxer 4.7.1 for iOS is publicly available.

Bugs Fixed in this App Version

  • BINXI-5485: Boxer contact names are dissociated from phone numbers in ‘Messages’ App
  • BINXI-5363: ‘Open in’ function does not display options of available applications to open attachments
  • BINXI-5478: Improved logging functionality when Boxer encounters unrecoverable error (DB Unreadable)
  • BINXI-5150: Password field overlap with the iOS status bar during enrollment
  • BINXI-5465: Calendar event page is not displaying events
  • BINXI-5511: Support for iOS SDK v5.9.4.5
  • BINXI-5389: Enable mixpanel support for all ActiveSync Errors
  • BINXI-3469: Remove logs from Crashlytics
  • BINXI-5570: Search Bar is incorrectly displayed when device is rotated
  • BINXI-5373: Email Search Bar is hidden
  • BINXI-5210: Search Bar for email gets detached in iOS 11
  • BINXI-5526: Email search bar shifts down after tapping ‘Cancel’
  • BINXI-5384: Email subject changes its position after navigating to another tab
  • BINXI-5477: Calendar header is hidden in iPad multi-tasking view during ‘Select availability’
  • BINXI-5618: Lock screen not displayed on certain iPads running iOS 11 when iOS 11 Dock feature is used
  • BINXI-5525: Scope buttons overlap with search bar when iPad is in landscape mode
  • BINXI-5382: Applying force-touch on the Search Bar in the email conversation page displays a blank screen
  • BINXI-5548: Email subject is hidden when navigating email lists and details

Known Issues (iOS 11-specific) in this App Version

  • BINXI-5546: ‘From’ field is not remaining static when scrolling in email details
  • BINXI-5589: Search bar squished together
  • BINXI-5615: Unable to import image file from iOS native gallery when Boxer sharing restriction is enabled
  • BINXI-5592: UI spacing issues with iOS 11 and the search bar
  • BINXI-5595: Too much space at the top of the calendar in ‘Select availability’
  • BINXI-5617: Boxer UI incorrectly displayed when Boxer is configured with SSO and the Authentication is set to User name and Password with touch ID
  • BINXI-5616: The keyboard on iPhone disappears when you click the attachment icon and rotate the device twice

Customer Impact

Take advantage of these updates by meeting the minimum requirements and downloading VMware Boxer 4.7.1 for iOS. 

Minimum Requirements

  • iOS 9.0 or higher
  • AirWatch Console 8.3 FP5 or higher

How to Download VMware Boxer 4.7.1 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 it from the App 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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