Headwind MDM binary installer
If you’re doing a new installation, start here.
Web panel version
Android app version
Installation instructions ►
Web panel, WAR file
If you’re doing a web panel update, start here. This file could also be used for manual installation on any OS.
New configuration options: launcher orientation, kiosk mode options, order of applications on the device screen. Multiple devices with the same number can be detected. Files can be added in the “Files” tab.
Mobile apps can be marked as starting at boot; layout has been updated to fill 100% of the screen; variables can be used in app settings; various minor bugfixes.
Push notifications are sent to devices after changing plugin settings; phone number format can be configured.
Added sorting and advanced filtering in the “Devices” tab. Password strength of the mobile device is now managed. Layout design has been updated.
File management on mobile devices is implemented
Support of XAPK-packed Android apps
Upgrade instructions ►
The web panel source code can be downloaded here.
Android application (launcher)
If you’ve already installed Headwind MDM and are doing a MDM application update, start here.
“Safe” settings (WiFi, Bluetooth, location) are allowed. Launcher can run itself in kiosk mode. Blocked apps are logged. In this version, you can manage launcher screen orientation, setup the order of apps on the screen, manage the kiosk lock features.
Mobile apps can be started at boot. GPS and WiFi status is always controlled in the background. Added protection against crash loops.
Fixed crash at startup after reset and scan the QR code by in-app button. Removed the Reset button from the network error dialog. Accessibility permissions are not asked for if history permissions are granted.
After changing GPS settings in the web panel, the launcher reacts immediately. Silent app installation is available when the launcher has system privileges.
Fixed the MQTT reconnection issue after rebooting. Device status delays after configuration update are removed. Password strength can be now managed.
Fixed a startup bug on Android 10; file management is implemented
Upgrade instructions ►
The Android launcher source code can be downloaded here.
Headwind MDM library
If you’re a developer and want to integrate your Android app with Headwind MDM, start here.
Fixed an issue in Push message payload delivery
Minimal Android API is 14
App settings can be managed in the control panel
Plugins are supplementary Android apps which must be installed as APK files through the web panel.
Note: if you’re attempting to install Headwind MDM plugins outside of Headwind MDM launcher, they will not work. You need to setup a launcher first, and then install plugins through the web panel.
Displays instant Push notifications in the status bar