Introducing VMware Boxer 4.15 for iOS

The VMware Workspace ONE team is excited to announce that VMware Boxer 4.15 for iOS is publicly available.


What’s New in this App Version

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  • BINXI-5517: ENSv2 Notification Policy
    • Notification policy allows the admin to control what information is shown in notifications. You can enable ENSv2 using a key value pair (KVP). To configure, use the KVP “PolicyLimitNotificationText” and integer values of:
      • 0 (Shows Sender, Subject & Preview)
      • 1 (Default, Shows Sender and Subject)
      • 2 (Shows Sender)
      • 3 (Shows a generic message (“New message”)
      • 4 (No notification, only update the badge)
    • BINXI-7238: G Suite Support
      • G-Suite over ActiveSync has a number of limitations, including: calendar attachments, free/busy lookup, folder creation, event forwarding, email flagging, and incoming mail notifications. Additional detail will be available in a forthcoming KB article as well as the product guide.
    • BINXI-7280: PIV-D
      • Boxer for iOS now supports Derived Credentials (PIV-D)
      • You will also need the VMware PIV-D Manager. For more information see

Bugs Fixed in this App Version

  • BINXI-8766: Database Unreadable Error
  • BINXI-8802: Database Unreadable, resync, throttled
  • BINXI-8907: More design updates to custom action sheet for footer reply
  • BINXI-8908: Add archive option to footer view for new conversation view
  • BINXI-4854: When copy paste is restricted, the options for font style are not displaying properly
  • BINXI-6850: Attachment are stripped from PGP signed emails
  • BINXI-7279: Boxer not displaying correct contact info when tapping on email address from conversation view
  • BINXI-6398: Editing an invite changes the time zone in the Outlook invite
  • BINXI-8411: Calendar Fails to Sync with O365
  • BINXI-8033: New Conversation view - Bottom menu from main screen takes a while to redisplay when going back from email
  • BINXI-6834: Incorrectly displaying Free/Busy information for All Day Events
  • BINXI-8507: Sync Window size change option for TF and dev builds
  • BINXI-6845: iOS conversation view won't disable until the view controller is reloaded
  • BINXI-7318: Contacts sorting is not working as expected when French is the default language.
  • BINXI-7477: High Data Usage
  • BINXI-5560: Special characters in phone number field should export when callerID is enabled
  • BINXI-7590: Meeting description is incorrectly displayed when colon is present
  • BINXI-8259: Unable to open digitally signed and encrypted .eml attachments
  • BINXI-6021: The mailto link is not working as expected
  • BINXI-7305: Random crashes
  • BINXI-8336: iOS Boxer + Lotus Notes Traveler - Quoted context does not appear when replying to email in Boxer
  • BINXI-7295: Inconsistent behavior of some KVP when configured with Boxer
  • BINXI-6014: Same email address cannot be used in ‚"To" and "CC" or "BCC" fields.
  • BINXI-8218: Multiple retries on authentication fail causes lockouts
  • BINXI-8085: The order of destination email addresses changes when an email is sent using Boxer
  • BINXI-8303: Boxer generated meeting changes time zone in outlook
  • BINXI-8258: Add contact from email not working for some users
  • BINXI-7680: Calendar event in German time zone changes to different time zone on Outlook client on Desktop.
  • BINXI-8642: Crash on Adding Contact
  • BINXI-8115: Check/Done button missing from consumer configuration
  • BINXI-8476: Check icons not showing up during bulk select.
  • BINXI-8334: S/MIME - Valid certs are coming down as revoked
  • BINXI-8635: Crash on 32-bit iPad devices
  • BINXI-8697: After Boxer passcode expiration, Boxer is prompting create passcode screen on each launch
  • BINXI-8662: Internal Boxer passcode timeout - keyboard covers the passcode line
  • BINXI-7922: Unrecoverable sync error
  • BINXI-7626: Turning off conversation threading doesn't update until application kill and relaunch.
  • BINXI-8393: Tab Bar disappears when changing settings list options
  • BINXI-8386: Opening an EML in new conversation view crashes on nil sender name
  • BINXI-8318: S/MIME email fails to load, and Boxer app is missing S/MIME option under Settings
  • BINXI-8124: Fix issues with tab-bar in all iPhone/iPad devices and orientations
  • BINXI-6807: Email compose action button disappears
  • BINXI-7068: Wrong key name for Japan locale in PhoneNumberFormats.plist
  • BINXI-5388: Creating a new calendar event and adding notes (with keyboard) notes section goes off screen
  • BINXI-8449: Password screen is prompted when Boxer is upgraded from 4.13/4.13.2 to 4.15
  • BINXI-8301: Main Thread Blocking - App is freezing
  • BINXI-8493: Email Attachments not getting downloaded in truncated emails in MIME mode
  • BINXI-8081: SDK-171843 - Tapping non-whitelisted app in Open In options displays dialog with "WarningMessageTitle" title
  • BINXI-8321: For CBA account, if fetching cert failed, the loading indicator doesn't go away.
  • BINXI-7838: ModernAuth - 401 error is presented on password change
  • BINXI-8350: Crash on Combined Folder (sync issue)
  • BINXI-8840: Boxer is not showing any message to user when server is down
  • BINXI-8494: Background image of permission prompt is blank
  • BINXI-8661: Email preview is showing gibberish syntax
  • BINXI-8778: User is getting invalid invitee address when creating an event with no invitees
  • BINXI-8801: Empty bar appear and disappears when we view downloaded files from files tab
  • BINXI-8347: Fix Multiple CBA Screens presented
  • BINXI-8415: Boxer freezes when user has a large number of contacts with large notes and CallKit or export contacts are enabled
  • BINXI-8331: Boxer does not update or fetch emails contents until restart
  • BINXI-8313: Read status not getting updated in Boxer when using multiple email clients
  • BINXI-8794: Enterprise wipe screen shows cancel button and shows email data on clicking it.
  • BINXI-5629: Implement changes according to list view design feedback

Customer Impact

Take advantage of these updates by meeting the minimum requirements and downloading VMware Boxer 4.15 for iOS. 

Minimum Requirements

  • iOS 10+
  • Workspace ONE UEM (AirWatch) Console 9.1+

How to Download VMware Boxer 4.15 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 receive support, either submit a ticket via the My Workspace ONE  portal or call your local support line.


Best Regards,

The VMware Workspace ONE Team

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