The Inbox settings page lets you configure options related to the AirWatch Inbox application.

  • 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.
Setting Description
Application Type

Leave the application type as System or select Internal to set system preferences.

  • System – Download this app type from an app store.
  • Internal– Upload this app type to the AirWatch Console.
Application Name

Provide an app name for Internal applications.

AirWatch recommends that you navigate to Apps & Books > Internal List Viewand scan the list for an app name that matches the app name you entered. This list view only displays internal applications were uploaded with a matching APNs certificate.

Bundle ID Enter the bundle ID of the application.
Settings and Policies
Application Profile

Select an application profile to apply SDK functionality to your app.

  • Default – Allow applications to use the default security policies and settings defined under Apps and Books > Settings > Settings and Policies.

  • Custom – Override default settings and apply custom profiles. Custom profiles use the security policies and settings defined under Apps and Books > Settings > Settings and Policies > Profiles.
iOS SDK Profile

Select the corresponding profile from the drop-down menu. This profile applies the default security policies and settings defined under Settings & Policies OR the custom security policies and settings defined under Profiles.

This is an optional, advanced management feature. Instructions for configuring default SDK settings are available in the VMware AirWatch Mobile Application Management Guide, available on on AirWatch Resources.

  • Child Permission – Select the available behavior of child organization groups that exist below the currently selected organization group. Inherit only means child OGs are only allowed to inherit these settings. Override only means they override the settings, and Inherit or Override means you can choose to inherit or override settings in child OGs that exist below the currently selected OG.