A Credentials profile pushes certificates to devices for use in authentication. With AirWatch, you can configure credentials for personal, intermediate, trusted root, trusted publisher, and trusted people certificate stores.

To configure a Credentials payload:

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles > List View > Add and select Add Profile.

  2. Select Windows and then select Windows 7.
  3. Configure the profile General settings.

    These settings determine how the profile deploys and who receives it. For more information on General settings, see Add General Profile Settings.

  4. Select the Credentials profile.
  5. Configure the Credentials settings:
    Settings Description
    Credential Source

    Use the drop-down menu to select either Upload or Defined Certificate Authority.

    Credential Name

    Enter a name for the credentials certificate.

    Displays if the Credential Source is Upload.

    Certificate

    Click Upload, navigate to the desired credential certificate file, and then select Save.

    Displays if the Credential Source is Upload.

    Certificate Authority

    Use the drop-down menu to select a predefined certificate authority.

    Displays if the Credential Source is Define Certificate Authority.

    Certificate Template

    Use the drop-down menu to select a predefined certificate template specific to the selected certificate authority.

    Displays if the Credential Source is Define Certificate Authority.

    Store Location Use the drop-down menu to choose to save the certificate on the specific User account level or on the Computer Store for all users of a computer.
    Certificate Store

    Select the certificate store folder location from the drop-down menu.

    • Personal (Default)
    • Trusted Publishers
    • Trusted Root Certification Authorities
    • Untrusted Certificates
    • Intermediate Certificate Authorities
    • Trusted People
  6. Select Save & Publish when you are finished to push the profile to devices.