Knowledge Base Digest for the week of January 21st 2019

Weekly digest of new Knowledge Base Articles from The Workspace ONE Team in the My Workspace ONE Portal

New KB articles published for the one week period starting on 1/14/19 and ending on 1/18/19

Posted on January 22nd, 2019


Product Announcements

Updated Enrollment Identifier for Android Enterprise Devices

Today, this identifier is afw#airwatch, as of April 2nd, VMware is going to change our identifier to fall in line with the rest of our updated application name. The new identifier will be afw#hub to match the new name for the Workspace ONE Intelligent Hub application used to manage devices in Workspace ONE. More information can be found in the full article.

For additional information on how to enroll Android devices using the Workspace ONE identifier, please refer to the documentation here


Introducing VMware Tunnel 4.2.1 for Android

What’s New in this App Version

  • PPAT-4188: Support for managing Privacy screens with key-value pairs in Android Enterprise.
  • PPAT-3759: Removed restriction on Hub to allow for Home page tunneling.


Removal of AirWatch Inbox from App Store and Google Play Store in February

As the last step of its End of Life process, AirWatch Inbox will be removed from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store on February 15, 2019. Customers still utilizing Inbox are encouraged to migrate to VMware Workspace ONE Boxer ASAP. You can find additional information about Workspace ONE Boxer here or by reaching out to your account representative. More information can be found in the full article.


Known Issues

BINXA-8906: VMware Workspace ONE Boxer Displays Invalid Address Dialog when using Reply all to email with multiple recipients


When performing a reply all action on an email with multiple recipients, the following dialog may be displayed sporadically:

The recipient address(es) below may not be valid. Send anyway? 


Application Management

Removal of Allocation Counts for VPP Apps

Workspace ONE UEM console will be removing the option to “allocate” licenses to specific smart groups once they are synced from Apple Business Manager (formerly VPP). This change will not result in any loss of feature or functionality. The only expected impact to admins or users is that any apps with allocated values that are lower than the number of devices in its corresponding smart group will install the app if the deployment mode is set to automatically install. More information can be found in the full article. 


SaaS Operations

Maintenance Notification for Workspace ONE Deployments using Stage Now EMM Connect

All OS maintenance activity for the Stage Now API Server was performed on Saturday, January 19, between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM EST (1 hour outage) for all regions.

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