AirWatch Hands-on LabsInternal HOLsAE Work ProfileDevice Enrollment with Android Enterprise (Work Profile)

Device Enrollment with Android Enterprise (Work Profile)

1. Launching the AirWatch MDM Agent

Launching the AirWatch MDM Agent

Launch the AirWatch Agent app on the device.  

If you have your using your own Android device and would like to test you will need to download the agent first. Navigate to to download the latest version of the AirWatch Agent.

1.1. Select AirWatch MDM Agent Authentication Method

Select AirWatch MDM Agent Authentication Method

Once the Agent has launched you can enroll the device.  To do so, you must first select the AirWatch authentication method.

Tap Server Details

1.2. Find your Group ID from AirWatch Console

Finding your Group ID


  1. To find the Group ID, hover your mouse over the Organization Group tab at the top of the screen. Look for the email address you used to log in to the lab portal.
  2. Your Group ID is displayed at the bottom of the Organization Group pop up.

NOTE - The Group ID is required when enrolling your device in the following steps.

1.3. Attach the AirWatch MDM Agent to the HOL Sandbox

Attach the AirWatch MDM Agent to the HOL Sandbox

After selecting the Server authentication method, you need to supply the information to authenticate.  To do so, follow the below steps.

  1. Enter "" for the Server field.
  2. Enter your Group ID for the Group ID field.  This was noted previously in the Finding your Group ID step.
  3. Tap Continue.

1.4. Authenticate the AirWatch MDM Agent

Authenticate the AirWatch MDM Agent
  1. Enter Username.
  2. Enter Password.
  3. Tap Continue.

1.5. Accept the Terms and Conditions

Tap Agree.

1.6. Set Up Android Enterprise

Set Up Android for work


1.7. Administrator Rights

Administrator Rights

Tap OK to confirm the Privacy Policy.

1.8. Wait for Device Connectivity (IF NEEDED)

1.9. Confirm Device Enrollment

Confirm Device Enrollment

You have now completed the AirWatch MDM Agent configuration wizard.  After the enrollment process completes, the AirWatch Agent will display the notification Congratulations! You have successfully enrolled your device.

You can now Exit the AirWatch Agent.

1.10. Badged Apps

Badged Apps

On your Android device, you should now see the new Work applications. Android Enterprise apps are differentiated by an orange briefcase icon also referred to as Badged Apps.

In the Applications view, your Work apps and Personal apps are shown in a unified launcher.  For example, your device will show both a personal icon for Google Chrome and a separate icon Enterprise Chrome denoted by the badge. The AirWatch Agent is badged and exists only within the Work Profile data space.

IMPORTANT - There is no control over personal apps nor will the Agent have access to personal information. There are a handful of system apps that come with the Work Profile by default such as Work Chrome, Google Play, Google settings, Contacts and Camera.

1.11. Work Container

Work Container

On some devices, you may also notice the Work container on your device depending on the OS version.  This Work container can be utilized for quick access to your Work (Badged) Apps.


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