The Windows Auto Discovery (WADS) settings page lets you set the type of WADS deployment you want to use and configure the related options. Windows Auto-Discovery is a service that allows users to enroll using only their email address and removes the need for end users to enter in a server address and a group identifier. For more information, see Introduction to the Windows Auto-Discovery Service.

  • Current Setting – Select whether to Inherit or Override the displayed settings. Inherit means use the settings of the current organization group's parent OG, while Override enables the settings for editing so you can modify the current OG's settings directly.

Auto Discovery Mode – Select whether to use an on-premises WADS solution or to use AirWatch Cloud Hosted WADS.

  • On-Premise
    • Download Windows Auto-Discovery Installer – Select to download the installer for creating an on-premises WADS solution.
  • Cloud Hosted
    • Register Domain for Windows Auto-Discovery – Select to launch the domain registry wizard for configuring a Cloud Hosted WADS solution.
  • Current Setting – Select whether to Inherit or Override the displayed settings. Inherit means use the settings of the current organization group's parent OG, while Override enables the settings for editing so you can modify the current OG's settings directly.