To implement authentication with the AirWatch Cloud Connector, you must enable the Password Authentication through Workspace ONE UEM feature.


  • Workspace ONE UEM configured in VMware Identity Manager.
  • AirWatch Cloud Connector installed and activated.
  • Workspace ONE UEM directory services integrated with Active Directory.


  1. In the VMware Identity Manager console, Identity & Access Management tab, click Setup > AirWatch
  2. In the User Password Authentication through AirWatch section, select Enable.
  3. Click Save.

What to do next

See Implementing Authentication with AirWatch Cloud Connector to use AirWatch Cloud Connector authentication.