Content Locker & Browser Branding (iOS)

This section will show you how to brand your VMware Content Locker and AirWatch Browser application. We will browse the available options for branding an AirWatch SDK enabled application, create a Branding profile and attach the SDK profile to AirWatch applications.

1. Creating SDK Branding Profiles

In this step we will create a new SDK Profile with a Branding Payload.

1.1. Branding Settings

Branding Settings
  1. Confirm you are at the Branding Organization Group. If you are not, switch to the Branding Organization Group before progress by clicking the Organization Group button and selecting the Branding Organization Group.
  2. Click Groups & Settings.
  3. Click All Settings.

1.2. Adding a New Profile

Adding a New Profile
  1. Click Apps.
  2. Expand Settings And Policies.
  3. Click Profiles.
  4. Click + Add Profile.

1.3. Select Configuration Type

Select Configuration Type

Click SDK Profile.

1.4. Select Profile Type

Select Profile Type

Click Apple iOS.

1.5. General - Naming the Profile

General - Naming the Profile
  1. Click the General payload if is not already selected.
  2. Enter "iOS Branding Profile" in the Name field.

1.6. Configure the Branding Payload

Configure the Branding Payload
  1. Click Branding in the payload section (left column)
  2. Click Configure.

1.7. Configuring Branding Colors

Configuring Branding Colors
  1. Check the Enable Branding checkbox.
  2. Enter "#00a3d9" for the Primary Color field.
  3. Enter "#00a3d9" for the Primary Text Color field.

The First Section of the payload is for branding general colors. Color values can be entered for each selection.

Company Logo

This section allows you to customize the branding for your company logo.

  1. Scroll down until you see the Background Image section.
  2. For VMware provisioned devices, select Upload under the iPad High Resolution.  If you are using your own device, select Upload under the device type that matches your testing device.
  3. Click on the Upload button.

1.9. Browse for the Logo File

Browse for the Logo File

Click Choose File.

1.10. Select the Logo File

Selecting the World Wide Enterprises Corp Logo
  1. Click Documents in the left pane.
  2. Click on the HOL folder.
  3. Click on the Branding folder.
  4. Click the worldwideenterprises_logo.png file.
  5. Click Open.

1.11. Save the Logo File

Click Save.

1.12. Save the iOS SDK Profile

Save the iOS SDK Profile

Click Save.

2. Edit the VMware Content Locker Settings

In this step we will set the previously created branding profile as the active SDK profile for the AirWatch VMware Content Locker.

2.1. Content Locker Settings

Content Locker Settings
  1. Click on Content in the navigation panel on the left.
  2. Click on Applications.
  3. Click on Content Locker.

2.2. Content Locker Settings Configuration

Content Locker Settings Configuration
  1. Select Override for the Current Setting field.
  2. Select Custom for the Application Profile selection.
  3. Click the iOS Profile dropdown menu to see your available Profiles.
  4. Click iOS Branding Profile @ Branding.  This is the Branding profile you just configured previously.

2.3. Save Settings

Save Settings
  1. Scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  2. Click Save.

3. Edit the AirWatch Browser Settings

In this step we will set the previously created branding profile as the active SDK profile for the AirWatch Browser.

3.1. AirWatch Browser Settings

AirWatch Browser Settings
  1. Click Apps.
  2. Click Browser.

3.2. AirWatch Browser Configuration

AirWatch Browser Configuration
  1. Select Override for Current Setting.
  2. Select Custom for Application Profile.
  3. Click the iOS SDK Profile dropdown to see your available Profiles.
  4. Click "iOS Branding Profile @ Branding". This is the Branding profile you just configured previously.

3.3. Add a Home Page URL

Add a Home Page URL
  1. Scroll down to find the Mode section and the Home Page URL field.
  2. Enter "https://www.air-watch.com/" in the Home Page URL field.

3.4. Save Settings

Save Settings
  1. Scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  2. Click Save.

3.5. Close the Settings Page

Close the Settings Page
  1. Confirm the save was successful with the Saved Successfully confirmation.
  2. Click the X icon in the upper right corner of the Settings page to close Settings.

4. Publish the VMware Content Locker

In this step, we will publish the VMware Content Locker to registered devices in order to test the Branding updates.

4.1. Add a New Public Application

Add a New Public Application
  1. In the top-right corner, click the Add button.
  2. Click Public Application.

4.2. Search for the VMware Content Locker Application

Search for the VMware Content Locker Application
  1. Select Apple iOS for the Platform.
  2. Select Search App Store for the Source.
  3. Enter "VMware Content Locker" for the Name.
  4. Click Next.

4.3. Select the VMware Content Locker Application

Click Select for the VMware Content Locker application.

4.4. Assign Branding Profile to VMware Content Locker

  1. Click the SDK tab.
  2. Select iOS Branding Profile for the SDK Profile.
  3. Click Save & Assign.

4.5. Add Assignment to VMware Content Locker

Click + Add Assignment.

4.6. Configure VMware Content Locker Assignment Settings

  1. Select Branding for the Select Assignment Groups field.
  2. Select Auto for the App Delivery Method.

4.7. Configure Policies for VMware Content Locker

  1. Scroll down to find the Policies section.
  2. Set Remove on Unenroll to Enabled.
  3. Click Add.

4.8. Save and Publish VMware Content Locker

  1. Confirm that the Assignment you created for the Branding organization group is displayed.
  2. Click Save & Publish.

4.9. Preview Assigned Devices and Publish VMware Content Locker

Click Publish.

5. Publish the VMware Browser Application

In this step, we will publish the VMware Browser application to registered devices to test the Branding changes.

5.1. Add a New Public Application

Add a New Public Application
  1. In the top-right corner, click the Add button.
  2. Click Public Application.

5.2. Search for the VMware Browser Application

Search for the VMware Browser Application
  1. Select Apple iOS for the Platform.
  2. Select Search App Store for the Source.
  3. Enter "VMware Browser" for the Name.
  4. Click Next.

5.3. Select the VMware Browser Application

Select the VMware Browser Application

Click Select for the VMware Browser application.

5.4. Assign Branding Profile to VMware Browser

  1. Click the SDK tab.
  2. Select iOS Branding Profile for the SDK Profile.
  3. Click Save & Assign.

5.5. Add Assignment to VMware Browser

Click + Add Assignment.

5.6. Configure VMware Browser Assignment Settings

  1. Select Branding for the Select Assignment Groups field.
  2. Select Auto for the App Delivery Method.

5.7. Configure Policies for VMware Browser

  1. Scroll down to find the Policies section.
  2. Set Remove on Unenroll to Enabled.
  3. Click Add.

5.8. Save and Publish VMware Browser

  1. Confirm that the Assignment you created for the Branding organization group is displayed.
  2. Click Save & Publish.

5.9. Preview Assigned Devices and Publish VMware Browser

Click Publish.

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