Bug: Workaround for Google Chrome with Proxy in Android Enterprise

Google Chrome has a known bug in Android version 59: the browser chrashs in Android Enterprise (formerly Android for Work) if you are using a proxy configuration. This bug will be fixed end of July in version 60.

Workaround:

  • Open Google Chrome in your EMM
  • Open the app configuration
  • Mark the option “Enable the default search provider”
    e.g. in BlackBerry UEM:
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