Introducing VMware Content Locker 4.9 for iOS

The VMware AirWatch® team is excited to announce that VMware Content Locker 4.9 for iOS is publicly available.

What’s New in this App Version

  • ISCL-175807: OAuth for Office 365 and SharePoint Online repositories.
  • ISCL-175771: Added additional options for sending logs.
  • ISCL-175672: Added Apteligent analytics.

Bugs Fixed in this App Version

  • ISCL-176039: On some iOS 11 devices, compromised detection is offering false positives which could trigger enterprise wipe on device when setting is enabled by administrator. [ISDK-169923]
  • ISCL-176033: Open Into not working when Whitelist is enabled in SDK DLP Settings.
  • ISCL-175990: App crashes after entering passcode or Username/Password with touch ID set
  • ISCL-176034: Unable to open files via extensions on iOS 11
  • ISCL-175993: Unable to open the files into third party apps on iOS 11
  • ISCL-176031: App is crashing on Cancelling IRM Authentication page post navigating from Viewer
  • ISCL-175847: Error message related to admin restriction for the documents opening in third party app displays and disappears quickly.
  • ISCL-175679: Unable to import some images from the photo album into the Content Locker App
  • ISCL-175646: Displays Reversed Hebrew Text
  • ISCL-175715: PPTX file crashes Content Locker when it is launched.
  • ISCL-175714: Unable to download files from SharePoint O365 ADFS repository
  • ISCL-175895: Some of the content in a sample doc file is missing when viewed from VM Content Locker for IOS
  • ISCL-175804: Content is not deleted from the device though the content is deleted from the Console
  • ISCL-175785: Audio and Video in the .mp4 format stops playing
  • ISCL-175735: Content Locker crashes when the magnifying glass icon is tapped at the top-level repository
  • ISCL-175730: Manual User repositories shows up as Access Restricted in Doc Extensions
  • ISCL-175612: When a user edits a document then clicks exit and saves the document as new file, the document should not reopen

Known Issues

  • ISCL-175820: Unable to export from Office to Content Locker using app extension
  • ISCL-176027: No Dialogue box shown for Notification in CL when user taps on Background notification when Auth Type is username and Password
  • ISCL-175960: IRM PDF files that are edited are unavailable for open-in
  • ISCL-175994: Content Locker freezes when navigating to subsequent PPTX pages
  • ISCL-175966: Wrong font is displayed on some Japanese Kanji characters in MS Office docs
  • ISCL-175947: Unable to launch PDF file with ^M line break
  • ISCL-175940: Issues with smart art objects
  • ISCL-175937: PowerPoint files created with an internal ‘Slide and Chart’ layout crashes the Content Locker
  • ISCL-175893: All edits on a PDF file are lost as the edits cannot be saved after a timeout period
  • ISCL-175848: Excel file is not displayed correctly
  • ISCL-175855: Logs are generated even when SDK app logging is disabled
  • ISCL-175835: Recorded Audio files in the .m4a format cannot be played on Windows or iTunes
  • ISCL-175766: Some of the text was overlapped in PPTX file
  • ISCL-175758: Audio stops playing in .mp4 high resolution videos
  • ISCL-175694: Cannot display Japanese file name in zip file correctly
  • ISCL-175739: Content is not automatically downloading in Content Locker
  • ISCL-175505: Edits to Bookmarks are not saved when the app is force closed
  • ISCL-175195: Breadcrumb for repositories is showing incorrectly when there are multiples of the same repository
  • ISCL-175169: Badge count shows incorrect value after updating the file through extension

Customer Impact

Take advantage of these updates by meeting the minimum requirements and downloading VMware Content Locker 4.9 for iOS. 

Minimum Requirements

  • iOS 9 and higher

How to Download VMware Content Locker 4.9 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 Apple 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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