What's in the Release Notes

VMware Workspace ONE Boxer for iOS 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 iOS - February 2024

New Features

  • Propose New Time

    Prerequisite: This feature requires EAS (Exchange ActiveSync) 16.1 or later.

    • This feature allows an end user to propose new meeting times to the organizer while responding to invites directly from the invite email.

    • The availability of all invitees within the same organization is visible so that when an end user proposes a new time, the user can choose a slot that suits the schedule of all other invitees.

  • WKWebView Support with Tunnel SDK

    • WKWebView support is available for organizations that use Tunnel SDK integration for in-app tunneling.

    • Prerequisites:

      • End user devices must be upgraded to iOS 17.x.x.

      • UseUIWebViewForOauth must be removed and AccountUseWebviewForOauth must be set to true in Workspace ONE UEM console > Custom Account Configuration > Email Settings.

  • 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 iOS:

  • iOS 15 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-23095 [Calendar Sync] Some meetings are not deleted or they get duplicated after the meetings are moved to a different day

  • BINXI-23244 [Email] Images in an email body does not load intermittently

  • BINXI-23247 [Email Signature] Text added to the signature field disappears after editing the draft

  • BINXI-23287 [Propose New Time] Deactivating new time proposals and responses in a meeting invite, sent from Microsoft Outlook, is not reflected in Workspace ONE Boxer

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 24.01.1 for iOS - January 2024

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 iOS:

  • iOS 15 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-23099 [Authentication] Some users get stuck in the Microsoft login page when they authenticate in the Workspace ONE Boxer application

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 iOS - January 2024

New Features

  • Propose New Time (Beta only)

    Prerequisite: This feature requires EAS (Exchange ActiveSync) 16.1 or later.

    • This feature allows an end user to propose new meeting times to the organizer while responding to invites directly from the invite email.

    • The availability of all invitees within the same organization is visible so that when an end user proposes a new time, the user can choose a slot that suits the schedule of all other invitees.

    Beta users can enable this feature from Workspace ONE Boxer Advanced Settings.

  • Support for .msg files preview

    End users can access and preview .msg email attachments directly from their email thread, without the need for external applications.

  • Health Check Improvements

    • When ENS address is not available in the Workspace ONE UEM console, the health check status is updated to Moderate.

      This status is indicated yellow in color.

    • The health check badge counter changes only when there are health stats that are "At Risk"(red).

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 15 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22840 [Inline Attachments] Inline image attachments are not loaded for shared accounts

  • BINXI-22930 [Email View] External mail banner is not readable in dark mode

  • BINXI-22993 [Calendar] Canceled event exceptions are not removed in certain scenarios

  • BINXI-23000 [UI] Elements misaligned in RTL context

  • BINXI-23025 [Email View] QR code Inline image has wrong aspect ratio in email body

  • BINXI-23043 [Email S/MIME] Workspace ONE Boxer crashes after installing S/MIME certificate

  • BINXI-23053 [Settings] Fields do not expand when the Mark External Addresses toggle in Email settings is switched on

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 iOS - November 2023

New Features

  • Email Search Modes

    Prerequisite: This feature requires EAS (Exchange ActiveSync) 16.1 or later.

    • Users can choose between two different search modes: Extensive Search and Quick Search

    • The Quick Search mode is faster than the Extensive Search mode.

      This mode returns a list of results in just a few seconds.

    • The Extensive Search mode shows more details about the emails listed in the search result.

      Details such as attachments and events of each email are displayed on the search results page. The emails are shown in threads.

    • By default, the search mode is Extensive Search.

    • Administrators can control the search mode configuration using an account-based KVP, AccountEmailSearchMode, integer, with values 0 and 1.

      • 0 - Extensive Search

      • 1 - Quick Search

    • End users can choose the desired search mode from the application Settings for each user account.

      To change the mode, go to Settings in your application, choose the user account, and navigate to Email Search Mode. Click on this option and change the mode.

    Note:

    In earlier versions of EAS, the default search mode is applied.

  • End of support for iOS 14

    • End users using iOS 14 will not receive updates of the application.

    • New features and optimizations might not work as expected on iOS 14.

    As per the VMware Workspace ONE Applications Policy, support for iOS 14 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 iOS:

  • iOS 15 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2206 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22580 [Calendar Attachments] Inline image attachments are not loaded for Calendar events

  • BINXI-22645 [Email Compose] Workspace ONE Boxer pastes from the clipboard instead of adding a memoji or sticker in an email

  • BINXI-22804 [Device Services Throttling] The Inbox folder does not sync emails intermittently due to throttling issues

  • BINXI-22820 [IMAP] Email preview fails to load for IMAP accounts after upgrading to iOS 17.1 and later

  • BINX-22840 [Inline Attachments] Inline image attachments are not loaded for shared accounts

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 iOS - October 2023

New Features

  • Dynamic text size for email body

    • If users have set a larger text size in their device setting, these users can read the emails without manually zooming in or out.

    • Email body is resized based on the device accessibility settings as configured by the user.

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2203 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22513 [Shared Mailbox] Authentication for shared mailboxes fails when the main account is re-authenticated

  • BINXI-22667 [S/MIME] Signed by information is hidden when we expand details

  • BINXI-22728 [Email Drafts] Inline images in an email draft is not displayed in the Compose email screen

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 iOS - September 2023

New Features

  • RSVP from email hero card redesign

    • Meeting invites are now displayed directly in the visual scheduler, along with the rest of the events.

      This enhancement allows the user to view all upcoming meetings at a glance and respond to the invites accordingly.

    • Users can add a message to an invite when responding to the invite on the same screen where the invite is displayed.

      This enhancement allows the user to quickly and easily accept, decline, or tentatively accept an invite and add a message with a single click.

  • Health Check Improvements

    • Users can resolve issues such as those related to Exchange Server Throttling and Zoom Integration on their own when informed about the state of their applications.

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

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2203 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22525 [Calendar] Some UI elements are misplaced after tab switch and orientation change.

  • BINXI-22542 [Calendar] Event reappears in the Calendar after cancellation when an invitee responds to the event

  • BINXI-22543 [Calendar] Fields in a Calendar event are empty when editing the event with Teams Meeting

  • BINXI-22577 [Email] Some sensitivity labels appear as Default template and correct restrictions are not listed

  • BINXI-22581 [Email Forward] Attachment is not included when forwarding email sent in rich text format from Outlook for Windows

  • BINXI-22582 [Calendar] An event disappears from the Calendar when another event of recurring series is accepted

  • BINXI-22586 [Email SMIME] SMIME certificates cannot be fetched when the old certificates are still valid

  • BINXI-22596 [Delegated Mailbox] Email fails to be sent when a delegate tries to forward an email from their main mailbox on behalf of the delegator

  • BINXI-22598 [Calendar] Events for different accounts or events in the same hour overlap in the calendar on an iPad

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 iOS - 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 iOS:

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2111 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22463 [Email List] The indicator for last sync time on top of the mailbox intermittently displays the wrong date even though the mailbox is updated

  • BINXI-22470 [Email List] An incorrect email preview message is displayed when the email body contains specific types of information

  • BINXI-22500 [Email Attachments] Attachment bubble is partially hidden on an iPad in the landscape mode when the keyboard is expanded and the attachment is added to an event

  • BINXI-22513 [Shared Mailbox] Authentication for shared mailboxes fails when the main account is re-authenticated

  • BINXI-22536 [PIV-D] Workspace ONE Boxer gets stuck when fetching S/MIME certificates if the PIVDPromptForPIN KVP is set in PIV-D assignment section in the Workspace ONE UEM console.

  • BINXI-22285 [i18n][NL/DE/FR/IT] Layout issue occurs on the Actions gird

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 iOS - 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 iOS:

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2111 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22313 [Email Compose] Extra space is added between the email body and signature after an email is sent

  • BINX-22414 [Email Sync] Inbox folder intermittently does not synchronize due to throttling issues

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 iOS - June 2023

New Features

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

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2111 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22167 [MMA] White screen is presented for a while during enrolment

  • BINXI-22186 [Delegate Calendar] Event is not saved in the correct calendar when there is more than one delegated calendar

  • BINXI-22191 [Delegated Calendars] Events which are created in delegated calendar are not synced intermittently

  • BINXI-22224 [Authentication] User is prompted to re-authenticate intermittently when Tunnel SDK is activated

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 iOS - May 2023

New Features

  • 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 for iOS:

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-22039 [Email Actions] Remove from device option in Workspace ONE Boxer > Files is missing for some files

  • BINXI-22051 [Files] Some emails in the Inbox are not marked as Read even after opening the email in full view

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 iOS - April 2023

New Features

Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-21779 [Delegated calendar] Primary account automatically and incorrectly added as attendee to a delegated calendar event

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 iOS - 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 for iOS:

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

We are always working to improve Workspace ONE Boxer for iOS 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 iOS - March 2023

New Features

Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-21123 [Email Search] Email Search with the From filter does not work properly within specific environments

  • BINXI-21684 [Folders] Folders synchronization issues occur due to adverse network conditions

Known Issues

Known Issues for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.03 for iOS

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 iOS - February 2023

New Features

  • In-app Tunneling

    With this feature, VMware Workspace ONE Boxer for iOS can use the VMware Tunnel SDK functionalities in a BYOD environment using VMware Workspace ONE Hub.

    • To start the VMware Tunnel SDK for Workspace ONE Boxer, the administrator must set the custom SDK setting in Workspace ONE UEM console as follows: {"BoxerShouldStartTunnel" : true}

    • To use VMware Tunnel SDK for modern authentication, the administrator must set the account level KVP, UseUIWebViewforOAuth setting in the Workspace ONE Boxer Assignment page to true.

  • Delegated Accounts Improvements

  • SDK version upgraded to 23.01

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

    Note:

    Workspace ONE Applications do not support being pushed as managed app from the App Store or deployed via VPP (Volume Purchase Program) method on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. For more information about how to resolve issue, see this VMware knowledge base article.

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-21417 [Delegated calendar] Canceling a single instance of a meeting series fails for delegated accounts

  • BINXI-21446 [Calendar Recurring events] A single instance in a recurring event when edited is not synchronized

  • BINXI-21447 [Event attachments] Downloaded attachments from events are visible in Files only after resetting Workspace Boxer for iOS

  • BINXI-21458 [Email Compose] Compose email screen gets zoomed in during typing when smaller dynamic text size is set, affecting the line break in the email body

  • BINXI-21504 [Email Compose] Email composed in RTL language is left aligned when received

Known Issues

Known Issues for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.02 for iOS

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 iOS - January 2023

New Features

  • Accept Proposed New Time

    • This feature allows a meeting organizer to respond with a single tap to new, proposed times from meeting attendees.

    • When a meeting attendee declines or tentatively accepts an invite and proposes a new time for the meeting, the meeting organizer receives an email with a prompt that allows the organizer to accept or ignore the proposed time.

    • Meeting organizers can see their own availability during the proposed slot before they respond to the proposed time.

    • If the organizer accepts the proposed time, the meeting is moved to the proposed slot. New meeting invites are sent to all attendees and the attendees are prompted to respond to the new invite.

  • Out of Office Notification Improvements

    • This feature improves user experience when a user turns on automatic replies for out of office.

    • A banner appears preceding the email list and remains displayed until the automatic replies are turned on.

      This behavior replaces the earlier behavior where a pop-up message appears every 24 hours when the VMware Workspace ONE Boxer application is open and out of office setting is turned on.

    • Automatic replies can be turned off by using the Turn OFF button on the banner.

    • The banner disappears when the duration of the automatic replies end as per the configured time or when the Automatic replies setting is manually turned off.

  • Email Draft Improvements

    The improvements are for the following features:

    • Better error handling

    • Delegated accounts use case improvements

    • User experience improvements when there are attached files in the drafts

  • SDK version upgraded to 22.11

  • Enterprise Wipe User Flow Improvements

  • Workspace ONE Boxer improvements when SDK is used for sharing files

  • Quality Improvements

Minimum Requirements

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

  • iOS 14 or later

  • Workspace ONE UEM Console 2109 or later

Resolved Issues

  • BINXI-21307 [Email Reply] Image icon cannot be viewed when replying to an RTF email with inline attachment.

  • BINXI-21323 [Email Draft] Email attachment in the Draft folder is not synced after forwarding an email with attachment.

  • BINXI-21365 [Calendar Single Event] An event ending at midnight overlaps with another calendar event starting at midnight.

Known Issues

Known Issues for Workspace ONE Boxer 23.01 for iOS

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.

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 App 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 iOS device, see Workspace ONE Boxer User Guide for iOS.

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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