You can easily sideload your Windows Rugged device through the AirWatch Sideload Staging Utility. The utility simplifies the process of installing a sideloading package onto the device with simple step-by-step instructions.

To use the Sideload Staging Utility, follow the steps detailed below:

  1. Download the Sideload Staging Utility from AirWatch Resources.
  2. Install the utility after the download completes.
  3. Launch the utility after the installation completes.
  4. Connect the device to your computer. The Choose Side Staging and Stage File to Device buttons become available for use after the utility detects the device connection.


  5. Select Choose Side Staging and select the .Zip file you want to stage to a device.


  6. Select Stage File to Device to begin staging the device. The .Zip file unzips, folders and directories are created, and the .cab file installs.