The AirWatch Tunnel application for iOS lets end users access internal corporate Web resources and sites through managed public and internal applications.

The AirWatch Tunnel App for iOS is a legacy app. For the most up-to-date functionality, use the VMware Tunnel app for iOS. For more information, see Access the VMware Tunnel App for iOS.


AirWatch Tunnel for iOS does not currently support UDP traffic.


  • iOS 8.0+
  • Ensure you are on the latest AirWatch version for optimal functionality.

Using the App

Your end users must download and install the AirWatch Tunnel application from the iOS App Store. After installing it, end users have to run it at least once and accept the User Permission prompt.

The AirWatch Tunnel displays as Connected whenever an end user opens a managed app that you configured to use the App Tunnel profile or a Safari domain that you set to connect automatically.

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