If you use the Content Gateway for Windows and house applications on an external server system, set external repositories for various platforms and application types.

Supported App Types

The external app repository feature supports only internal applications currently.

Supported File Types

You can add the following supported file types to the external app repository feature.

  • .ipa for Apple iOS
  • .app package bundles for macOS
  • .apk for Android
  • .sis and .sisx for Symbian
  • .xap for Windows Phone
  • .appx for Windows Desktop that works for all three processors, x64, x86, and ARM

Important:

The link for the application must end in one of the supported file types or users cannot access the application.

Supported Deployments

  • SaaS deployments using the Content Gateway for Windows for secure communications
  • On-premise deployments using the Content Gateway for Windows for secure communications

See Enable the External App Repository for information on enabling the external repository.

See Add Internal Applications From External Repositories for an explanation of how to upload the application to AirWatch.