What's in the Release Notes

VMware Workspace ONE Boxer for Android Release Notes details new features and enhancements in each release. This page contains a summary of the new capabilities, resolved issues, and known issues reported in each version.

Important:

End of Support Life for VMware Workspace ONE Notebook

Workspace ONE Notebook application has reached End of Support Life starting February 2nd, 2024. There is no support for Workspace ONE Notebook integration with Workspace ONE Boxer in Workspace ONE Boxer 24.02 and later releases.

For more information about this announcement, see this knowledge base article.

Workspace ONE Boxer 24.02 for Android - February 2024

New Features

  • Health Check Improvements

  • Workspace ONE Notebook Integration is deactivated

    Workspace ONE Notebook Integration with Workspace ONE Boxer is deactivated.

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 12 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-19383 [Calendar Single Event] Redirected URLs using Proofpoint do not open from a meeting invite

  • BINXA-19516 [Email Classification] Suffix for email classification gets automatically duplicated at the end of email subject line when the email is replied to or forwarded

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Support Contact Information

Workspace ONE Boxer 24.01 for Android - January 2024

New Features

Health Check Improvements

  • A new health check section is added to alert users if their Zoom integration does not work properly.

    Actionable steps are provided for the end users so that all issues can be resolved.

  • Push notifications health check section is improved and made more actionable for the user.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 12 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

We are always working to improve Workspace ONE Boxer for Android with every release. This release reports no major bug fixes.

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Support Contact Information

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.11 for Android - November 2023

New Features

  • Improvements in email subject line prefixes

    • Clear subject line indications of Re: for email replies and Fwd: for email forwards.

    • No repetitions in Re: or Fwd: prefixes for cleaner subject lines.

    • Consistent subject line formatting with Workspace ONE Boxer's style, avoiding confusion with desktop app prefixes (Re: and Fwd:).

  • End of support for Android 11

    • End users using Android 11 and earlier versions are no longer eligible for support in event of any issues.

    • New features and optimizations might not work as expected on Android 11.

    Note:

    As per the VMware Workspace ONE Applications Policy, support for Android 11 is no longer provided. For more information about this policy, see the KB article.

  • Quality improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 12 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

We are always working to improve Workspace ONE Boxer for Android with every release. This release reports no major bug fixes.

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Support Contact Information

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.10 for Android - October 2023

New Features

In this release, we have made a few updates containing general quality and performance improvements with no new features.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 12 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2203 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-18917 [Attachments] PDF attachments are rendered incorrectly when they are written with Chinese characters

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.09 for Android - September 2023

New Features

In this release, we have made a few updates containing general quality and performance improvements with no new features.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2203 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-18597 [Email] Inline images do not appear correctly due to insecure links

  • BINXA-18824 [Calendar] Recurring event with end date 20 years from the current date is not displayed correctly

  • BINXA-18878 [Android] Workspace ONE Boxer application gets stuck intermittently on the launch screen when started for the first time in devices with Android 12 and later

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.08 for Android - August 2023

New Features

In this release, we have made a few updates containing general quality and performance improvements with no new features.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2203 or later

Resolved Issues

We are always working to improve Workspace ONE Boxer for Android with every release. This release reports no major bug fixes.

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.07 for Android - July 2023

New Features

In this release, we have made a few updates containing general quality and performance improvements with no new features.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2111 or later

Resolved Issues

We are always working to improve Workspace ONE Boxer for Android with every release. This release reports no major bug fixes.

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.06 for Android - June 2023

New Features

In this release, we have made a few updates containing general quality and performance improvements with no new features.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2111 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-18480 [Delegated Calendar] Events in the delegated calendar are not visible

  • BINXA-18506 [Delegate Calendar] Incorrect calendar invite is sent to a delegator

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.05 for Android - May 2023

New Features

  • CBA (Certificate-Based Authentication) with Modern Authentication from Workspace ONE Boxer to Microsoft OneDrive

    • EnterpriseContentCBAEnabled is a new, account-based KVP, of type bool.

    • If the KVP is activated, CBA is used for end-user authentication instead of username and password when the end user is redirected to Microsoft OneDrive.

  • Delegated and Shared Accounts Sync Periods Extension

    • The sync periods for the delegated and shared mailboxes and calendars are extended to match the sync periods set for the parent mailbox and calendar accounts in the Workspace ONE UEM admin console.

      (maximum sync period for delegated mailbox/calendar = maximum sync period for parent mailbox/calendar;

      default sync period for delegated mailbox/calendar = default sync period for parent mailbox/calendar)

    •  When a user changes the default sync periods for their mail account, the sync periods for the delegated and shared accounts are also changed.

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.05 for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-18414 [Contacts] Contacts' sync causes battery drain issues on Samsung Galaxy S21+ devices

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.04 for Android - April 2023

New Features

  • Create Online Meetings for Zoom

    Prerequisites: cloud ENS must be enabled.

    • When creating or editing a meeting event, users can create a Zoom meeting and add the conference details directly into the meeting invite.

    • A new Zoom meeting toggle is present in the New Event or Edit Event screen.

    • When the toggle is turned on, a Zoom link is automatically created along with the other meeting details.

    • This feature is activated and the toggle appears when a new, account-level KVP, EnableZoomOnlineMeetings is set to true.

      • By default, the value of this KVP is false.

    • When the user tries to create a meeting for the first time, user is prompted to authenticate in Zoom with their credentials.

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.04 for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-18098 [Calendar Invites] Response to a Workspace ONE Boxer email invite is not sent from a GMail account.

  • BINXA-18112 [Calendar] Calendar events after Daylight Savings (March 12th) for Mexico City appear an hour earlier

  • BINXA-18132 [Calendar View] Mismatch between the day column name and the actual day of the week when calendar settings are changed.

  • BINXA-18133 [Configuration Authentication] Workspace ONE Boxer prompts the user to re-authenticate when the work profile is turned off and turned on

  • BINXA-18135 [Email list] The indicator (blue dot) for an unread email in an email thread is partially displayed in the Inbox email list.

  • BINXA-18326 [ModernAuth] Workspace ONE Boxer for Android fails to re-authenticate to 21Vianet Office 365 when the password expires.

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.03.01 for Android - April 2023

New Features

In this release, we have made a few updates containing general quality and performance improvements with no new features.

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.03.01 for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

We are always working to improve Workspace ONE Boxer for Android with every release. This release reports no major bug fixes.

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.03 for Android - March 2023

New Features

Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.03 for Android:

  • Android 11 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-17956 [Calendar] Few invite responses are listed incorrectly in the Event view.

  • BINXA-18017 [Email View] Email divider does not appear when an email is open in the Sent folder

  • BINXA-18081 [Calendar single event] Conference dial-in numbers for multiple events are modified when the conference dial-in number is modified for a single event

    This issue is observed only on tablet devices.

  • BINXA-18092 [Email S/MIME] S/MIME certificates are not listed in Workspace ONE Boxer S/MIME account settings unless deactivated and activated again

Known Issues

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.02 for Android - February 2023

New Features

  • HTTP Support Deprecation

    • Improved security

    • If an organization is using HTTP connections, then the organization must replace the HTTP connections with secure connections as HTTP support is deprecated for Workspace ONE Boxer for Android.

    • For more information about deprecation of HTTP support, see this knowledge base article.

  • SDK version upgraded to 23.01

    SDK 23.01 introduces a Share logs option when the user is not able to authenticate in the Workspace ONE Boxer Server URL/ GroupID screen and Username/Password screen.

  • Intelligence User Flows Improvements

  • Accessibility Improvements

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.02 for Android:

  • Android 10 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-17775 [Attachments] Embedded images in emails are not displayed correctly in Workspace ONE Boxer for Android.

  • BINXA-17761 [Calendar] Events in Workspace ONE Boxer for Android are not displayed correctly when an event is accepted or canceled from OWA (Outlook Web App)

  • BINXA-17855 [Email] Junk files get attached to an email when the email contains a link to a shared Office 365 document

Known Issues

Known Issues for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.02 for Android

We have not identified any notable known issues in this release. If you are facing any problems, feel free to reach out to our support team.

Workspace ONE Boxer 23.01 for Android - January 2023

New Features

  • Deprecation of Old Create and Edit Event Screen

    The feature flag for this feature is deprecated and users cannot use the older design of Create Event and Edit Event UI screens.

  • Intelligence User Flows Integration

    Workspace ONE Boxer User Flows are now integrated with Workspace ONE Intelligence.

  • SDK Upgrade to 22.11

    SDK version upgraded to 22.11

  • Support of device PIN for authentication

    • This feature allows an end user to use device PIN for authentication instead of the SDK passcode.

    • This feature is available when "useDevicePinForAuthentication", type bool, is added as a custom SDK setting in the Workspace ONE UEM console (Groups & Settings → All Settings → Apps → Settings and Policies→Settings).

      Alternately, this feature can also be turned on using the "Use Device Pin for Authentication" option in the Workspace ONE UEM console (Groups & Settings → All Settings → Apps → Settings and Policies→Security Policies)

    • By default, the feature is deactivated.

      To activate this feature, the value of the custom setting must be set to true.

  • Compromise Device Protection

    • This SDK feature removes Workspace ONE Boxer if a user is enrolled to a rooted device.

    • This feature is available using the "Compromised Protection" setting in the Workspace ONE UEM console (Groups & Settings → All Settings → Apps → Settings and Policies→Security Policies).

    • By default, this feature is turned off. To turn on the feature, the value must be set to ENABLED.

  • Accessibility Improvements

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

Following are the minimum requirements for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.01 for Android:

  • Android 10 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

    NOTE: If you want to use the device PIN for authentication instead of the SDK passcode, then ensure that you have Workspace ONE UEM Console 2209 or later as this console version supports the "useDevicePinForAuthentication" setting.

Resolved Issues

  • BINXA-17729 [Unmanaged] Persistent "Couldn't log in" notifications occur for Gmail accounts

Known Issues

  • BINXA-17692 [Android Boxer] Email Sync in Workspace ONE Boxer stops working intermittently on Samsung and Pixel devices with Android 13

    For the workaround, see this KB article.

Download Instructions

  • Prior Version is Installed: Direct end users to update the app when prompted. The application seamlessly updates the existing application version without disrupting device enterprise functionality.

  • Prior Version is Not Installed: Direct end users to download it from the Google Play Store.

Documentation

VMware Workspace ONE Boxer Documentation

  • To configure Workspace ONE Boxer as part of your deployment, see Workspace ONE Boxer Admin Guide.

  • To configure Workspace ONE Boxer for your Android device, see Workspace ONE Boxer User Guide for Android.

Workspace ONE Boxer documentation is available at VMware Docs.

Support Contact Information

To receive support, either submit a ticket through the My Workspace ONE portal or call your local support line.

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