Workspace ONE UEM (AirWatch) Sandbox Walkthrough

In this quick walkthrough, we're going to show you how to access your personal Workspace ONE UEM (formerly VMware AirWatch) SaaS sandbox within TestDrive.


  • Turn on access to your Workspace ONE UEM Sandbox
  • Log in to the Workspace ONE UEM Admin console

Before you Begin

In order to access your sandbox please make sure you have the following:

  • A valid account in the VMware TestDrive environment. If you don't yet have an account reference our Getting Started Guide.


Your sandbox is your personal Workspace ONE UEM playground where you can create accounts, profiles, build out organization groups, configure apps, and access advanced admin settings. You will be able to make custom admin configurations in the Workspace ONE UEM console and then enroll devices to see the corresponding features on the device. 

First, you'll need to turn on your sandbox within the TestDrive portal. To do so navigate to the TestDrive portal at Next, click Log In in the top right.


Enter your TestDrive username and password and click log in. 

If you're having issues with your password you can always reset it on this page or send us an email at


Now, you'll be logged into the TestDrive portal. Next, you'll need to locate the Workspace ONE UEM card within the Sandbox Experiences section. Toggle the switch to the right to turn this on. Note there is another Workspace ONE UEM card under the "Ready to Use Experiences" section. Ensure you're choosing the product under the "Sandbox Experience" section.


You'll get a notification at the bottom of your screen notifying you that the service is turning on. Once it finishes you'll get another message stating the service is ready to be used and the Launch button will light up.



Now you can click "Launch" to go into the service. This will bring you to the log in page of the SaaS environment where your sandbox is located. Here you will enter the username and password listed under your Workspace ONE UEM Sandbox card and click "log in"



Now you'll be logged into your own blank Workspace ONE UEM environment. You have full admin rights and can made any configurations you please.

Sandbox Setup

Device Root Certificate

Before you begin to enroll devices in your Workspace ONE UEM sandbox, you must enable the Device Root Certificate.

Log in to your sandbox's Workspace ONE UEM console and go to Settings > System > Advanced > Device Root Certificate.  Generate New Certificate.



Since TestDrive sandboxes are fully configurable, users must be created.  The account provided by TestDrive provisioning is a basic administrator account.  


In order to enroll your device at your sandbox, please replace the 'cn' portion of your console URL with 'ds' (e.g. Enrollment URL for is; Exception:

For product documentation on how to use Workspace ONE UEM please refer to the VMware Product Knowledge base page found here.


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