Profile payload configurations helps to apply a specific restriction or setting to devices.

Use Mobile Device Management (MDM) functionality to enhance app performance by configuring a profile payloads in a two-step process. First, configure general settings. Then, specify the type of restriction or setting to apply to the device by selecting a payload from the list.

The available payloads and their configurable settings differ between platforms. This section provides a description of applicable payloads and instructions to help you get started.

Payload Description iOS Android
General Create a customized profile for a device deployment.
Wi-Fi Connect to corporate networks such as hidden, encrypted, or password protected networks using wifi profile.
EAS via AirWatch Inbox Create an email profile for AirWatch Inbox.
EAS via IBM Notes Create an email profile for IBM Notes.  
Webclips Publish a profile of web clips to your devices.  
Bookmarks Create a web link your users can quickly access from your devices.  


  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles > List View > Add and select Add Profile.
  2. Select the appropriate platform for the profile that you want to deploy.
  3. Configure General settings to determine how the profile deploys, who receives it, and other overall settings.
  4. Select and configure a Payload.

What to do next

  1. For step-by-step instructions on configuring a specific Payload for a particular platform, refer to the applicable Platform Guide. Select Save & Publish.