This article describes how to make changes to the K2 Workspace for Windows app so that a modified version can be distributed via any MDM software platform. Please see the Distributing K2 Mobile with Mobile Device Management (MDM) software article for more information on deploying the mobile app with MDM software.
Depending on your needs, there are two ways to distribute the app using an MDM platform:
The steps required to customize the app are listed as follows:
As mentioned in step 5, after you've made changes to the app, sign it using the SignTool. Once you’ve signed your app you can distribute and install the signing certificate to all the devices and deploy the app using MDM software. The signing certificate is not provided by K2.
Inside the unbundled .appxbundle folder, you will see that there are multiple .appx files. Each .appx file is a different scale value for the app. For each of these you can change the name and images for the app.
Within all the .appx files, once unbundled using the App Packager, there are AppxBundleManifest.xml files, open and edit the DisplayName field:
<DisplayName>Your Company Name Workspace</DisplayName>
DisplayName="Your Company Name Workspace"
Inside the appx files is a folder named Assets. Replace the images in this folder with your company branding images. Note: The replaced images must have the exact name and dimensions as the originals.
The following links explain how to modify files within the .appxbundle by: