Template Mode is the fully customizable mode of AirWatch Launcher. You can add apps, images, text, and other layout settings to customize a device locked down in kiosk mode with Template Mode. Common use cases are hospital waiting rooms, cabs, restaurants, and filing forms.

Elements

Setting Description
Basic Properties
Size Drag the borders of the widget to adjust size of the icon.
Position Move the widget around the canvas to adjust the placement on the template.
App Selection
Filter App List

Search for Public, Internal, or Miscellaneous apps to add to the Launcher profile.

  • For Public and Internal apps:

    Select the desired apps that appear in the filtered list. These apps are pulled from your managed apps list from Apps & Books menu in the AirWatch Console. The Public and Internal apps are not whitelisted through Miscellaneous apps. Miscellaneous apps are only used for native device apps.

  • To add Miscellaneous apps:

    Select Add an App and enter the Application Name and Application ID under the Miscellaneous option. Select the app to add it to the Launcher preview.

Text Properties
Text Enter the text display. The default text displays as Label View.
Text Color Change the text color by selecting the color icons and selecting the desired color.
Background Color Change the background color by selecting the color icon and selecting the desired color.
Text Position Align the text in the desired area by selecting the circle from the box.
Font Weight Select Bold or Normal.
Underline Select Yes or No to underline the text.
Font Style Select Normal or Italic.
Font Size Move the bar to determine the size of the text.
Background  Properties
Background Image Select Upload to load an image file from your desktop.
Background Image Size Select Fit To Wrapper, Keep Original, or Keep Aspect Ratio.
Aspect Ratio Size Move the bar to determine the aspect ratio. This option only applies if you have selected to Keep Aspect Ratio from the Background Image Size field.
Background Image Position Align the app in the desired area by selecting the circle from the box.
App Icon Properties
App Image Size Select Fit To Wrapper, Keep Original, or Keep Aspect Ratio.
App Aspect Ratio Move the bar to determine the aspect ratio. This option only applies if you have selected to Keep Aspect Ratio from the App Icon Size field.
App Icon Position Align the app in the desired area by selecting the circle from the box.