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Knox Service Plugin 1.2.63 release notes

Last updated July 26th, 2023

January 2021

Smart Switch control

Allows an admin to enable or disable the Smart Switch app used to transfer media and files.

License Type — Standard

Supported Deployment — DO

KPE version required — Knox 3.2.1 +

Additional notes — Disabled by default, IT admin can enable Smart Switch to allow data transfer. The source device can be in the DO or COMP mode.

UWB (ultra-wideband) Control

Allows an admin to allow or disallow UWB feature, allowing makes the feature ready to use (no user menu) from Quick Share. Admin can disallow other communication channels like BlueTooth and Wi-Fi.

License Type — Standard

Supported Deployment — DO, WP-C

KPE version required — Knox 3.7 +

Additional notes — Available with Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, Galaxy Z Fold 2, Galaxy S21+, and Galaxy S21 Ultra.

Device key mapping

Allows an admin to set Push to Talk (PTT) key and top key for short and long press, as well as side key for a double press to launch an app.

License Type — Premium

Supported Deployment — DO

KPE version required:

  • Note 20 → Knox 3.6 +
  • XCover Pro → Knox 3.5 +

Additional notes — For more information on Device key mapping controls, see Device key mapping.

Continuous Multi Factor Authentication

Allows an admin to allow/disallow CMFA using face recognition. Continuous authentication is applicable using face only to lock the profile, it cannot be used to unlock the profile. When an un-registered face is detected, profile will be locked.

License Type — Premium

Supported Deployment — PO, WP-C

KPE version required — Knox 3.7 +

Additional notes — Applicable only on work profile only not on device. User should be registered to use face as authentication for work profile.

Deep Setting: Display > Touch Sensitivity

Allows an admin to turn on or off the Display > Touch Sensitivity menu which can be toggled by the end user depending upon gloved or glove-less use.

License Type — Premium

Supported Deployment — DO

KPE version required — Knox 3.7.1 +

Additional notes — For general information on how to configure deep settings, see Deep Settings Customization.

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