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Jamf Pro 11.5.0 Beta is Now Available

Hello Jamf Nation!We have several exciting new features including new Login functionality, Managed Software Updates enhancements, Packages page redesign, and more! You can find more information in the release notes when you enroll.Starting with the J...  View more

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Migrating to Kerberos Extension

We wish to migrate to macOS Catalina and the Kerberos SSO Extension. We have previously used AD binding. As part of manually migrating a computer, we put it in a static group called "Unbound". This group is scoped with configuration profiles for Kerb...  View more

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Alternative to Centrify Express

We've been using Centrify Express on a mixed Mac/Linux/Windows estate for a few years now. It handles the UID creation and simple authentication to our Windows AD environment and keeps everything consistent. This is especially important because we're...  View more

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Signed and sealed secure binding to AD

Hello Everyone, I will be the first to admit, I am not sure what it is I am asking for, so please forgive me if I am not asking for the right information or in the right manner. I bumped into one of directory guys in our department. He asked me to re...  View more

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O365 Activation/Authentication Issue

Hey all! We are having an issue with Office activation that is stumping us. Hoping someone else has run into it. Upon first open of Office apps, it prompts for sign in. Users enter their email address and then get a "Loading" window. Eventually, the ...  View more

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Simple Scripting Help

I have had an issue recently where some of my student laptops are not binding to our Open Directory Server. I can cure this by Unbinding and Rebinding. Through trial and error, it seems that the issue is related to the Keychain Entry for the LDAP som...  View more

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Hi guys, We currently bind our Macs to AD as we are predominately a Windows shop, and I've been asked by our infrastructure team to ensure that our clients no longer send unsigned LDAP connections to our domain controllers. Until now, I've been bindi...  View more

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Active Directory on macs

We are having an issue here in the district where the macs are no longer pulling from Active directory. Some are working just fine, but others that say they have completed the AD bind are not letting any user in unless its the local admin account. I ...  View more

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Bypass Restrictions Network Admin

My organization is in its first year of using Jamf Pro and now I am the de facto Apple admin. I recently configured our desktop support AD admin group to have admin access on AD bound Macs with their network admin accounts. That part is working perfe...  View more

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AD Binding pull down certs?

Is there a way to have the certificates come down during bind? It seems that Centrify is able to do it and Windows devices do it, but when we bind the Mac using native tools they do not.  View more

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AD Username with "-" minus or "_" underscore

Hello, we are more or less new to Jamf Pro and rollout our first managed Macs in a friedly user phase. Main Problem:AD usernames with - or _ in it like "muller-riha.marc" will not work. It is shaking like the password is wrong. Does anybody know anyt...  View more

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Naming Scrip occasionally failing

Hey All! I have been working on a section of my provisioning script that names the computer then I'm using the built-in Jamf binding tool after the script runs so the proper name is used. The problem I'm running into is that from time to time the ren...  View more

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Slow User logon issues

We have a good amount of new iMacs that are very slow to sign in using active directory credentials. The iMacs at the same location that are not on jamf pro log in almost instantly. I have load packages in the background turned on. I have not used ja...  View more

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Setup Directory Binding

Hello. Our company is new to JAMF and we need to setup Directory Binding. We're considering NoMAD as well but waiting for more info from sales. In the Directory Binding settings, what format of info need to be put into Computer OU? Our computers will...  View more

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Binding to on prem ad with JAMF cloud

Hi All, I did some searching and didn't find anything that exactly fit my question so I figured I would ask here. I am trying to figure out if jamf cloud and the directory binding configs will work with on prem AD such that, a mac gets delivered to o...  View more

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Sudden issue mounting Windows Home Folders

Hello all, The following is an issue affecting Mac OS Siera, High Siera, and Mojave in our environment. I would greatly appreciate any help in resolving it from the community :) Historically, binding our Macs to AD (with force local home directory on...  View more

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hostname variable for FQDN

My current site utilizes a Network Policy Server (NPS) for authentication to the tightly controlled Wi-Fi. The WiFi is EAP and uses machine authentication through NPS I have that part working properly. I was able to create a profile that polls the AD...  View more

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Your Mac infrastructure?

Hi All, Hoping you can all chip in with some helpful information and enlighten me a bit. Our current infrastructure for Macs is rocky at best. I took it all on last year and got Jamf put in to sort out a growing number of issues. Quick points about t...  View more

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