You enable direct device enrollment through Workspace ONE from the Workspace ONE UEM console Enrollment > Restriction page for your organization group (OG).

When Workspace ONE is enabled for direct enrollment, qualified devices logging in for the first time are directly enrolled. Devices that do not qualify for direct enrollment are granted mobile application management-only access in a Workspace ONE registered state.

Procedure

  1. In the Workspace ONE UEM console, select the organization group to enable Direct Enrollment for Workspace ONE.
  2. Navigate to Groups & Settings > All Settings > Device & Users > General > Enrollment and select the Restrictions tab.
  3. For Current Settings, select Override if required.
  4. Scroll down to the Management Requirements for Workspace ONE and select the configuration options.

    Setting

    Description

    Require MDM for Workspace ONE

    When this is enabled, qualified devices and users are prompted to enroll immediately upon login to Workspace ONE.

    Assigned User Group

    All Users is the default user group. You can select a specific user group to include in the direct enrollment process.

    iOS

    Enable to include iOS devices. iOS devices are not eligible for direct enrollment if this is disabled. If this is disabled, devices can still register in Workspace ONE UEM in an unmanaged state.

    Android Legacy

    Enable to include Android Legacy devices. Android Legacy devices are not eligible for direct enrollment if this is disabled. If this is disabled, devices can still register in Workspace ONE UEM in an unmanaged state.

    Android Enterprise

    Enable to include Android Enterprise devices. Android Enterprise devices are not eligible for direct enrollment if this is disabled. If this is disabled, devices can still register in Workspace ONE UEM in an unmanaged state.

  5. Click Save.
  6. Continue to configure the enrollment tabs with the enrollment options supported for Workspace ONE. See Workspace ONE Direct Enrollment Configuration Options.

    For more information about configuring Direct Enrollment for Workspace ONE, see the VMware AirWatch Mobile Device Management Guide, Device Enrollment chapter.