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Dual Boot Catalina / Windows 10 Deployment Workflow

Greetings fellow Jamf-ers (yes that is a technical term). I come to the community today to once again revisit that daunting workflow of a Dual Boot MacMini. We all now lots has changed over the past few years. A lot more has moved to the cloud more t...  View more

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How are you managing iPads in your School District?

We are currently using Google as a Cloud identity provider to our JAMF Cloud Instance. We have user groups set up in our Google admin dashboard1. Student sets up iPad, enters schools issued google username and password during setup.2. Apps are scoped...  View more

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KACE AMPagent - Big Sur

Has anyone been successful in deploying the KACE agent (11.0.123) to Big Sur Macs? I've been having trouble since tokens were introduced. The AMPagent.pkg I'm using already has our server address and token information pre-filled. Previously, I was us...  View more

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Migrating from Zoom Plugin to Zoom Add-in

Hello, I've been working on removing the soon to be decommissioned Zoom Mac Outlook Plugin and implementing the new Zoom Outlook Add-In from the Microsoft store. I've found a way to remove the plugin here.https://www.jamf.com/jamf-nation/discussions/...  View more

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Symantec SEP Finish Setup - You are at risk!

Hello all, we are installing SEP on our Macs and we recently started getting these notifications at the bottom right corner and it says "YOU ARE AT RISK - FINISH SETUP". https://knowledge.broadcom.com/external/article/198559 Symantec has a fix/workar...  View more

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jamf cannot execute binary file

Hello We starting to see jamf cannot execute binary file when running simple commands like sudo jamf policy or sudo jamf recon or deploying simple policies to deploy software. We have recently updated some machines to Catalina. It would appear someth...  View more

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Scripts - Compatibility with Catalina and Big Sur

Let me first say I am still new to scripting! As we know, ever since Catalina, the default shell is now zsh which is now posing problems since most of my scripts are bash (they start with #!/bin/bash). I'm noticing more and more of the scripts that I...  View more

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Antivirus suggestions for macOS?

Hello! I wanted to get some feedback on what kind of antivirus solutions are being used in the JAMF environment. We're currently using ESET Endpoint Antivirus but I'm not impressed with how it starts up at login. Any feedback on what you're currently...  View more

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shared iPad provisioning

Hi all. I'm just wanting to reach out to anyone provisioning shared iPads with MDM in an environment that has restrictions on (802.1x) WiFi. The situation I'm in is that the higher-ed that I work for is governed by federal government metadata laws th...  View more

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Popup message with an "ok" button

Our SecOps team is asking us to create a method of displaying a message to users that the user would have to "ok" on to signal it has been read. Now we all know that doesn't mean it was actually read, BUT hey... that's what they want.I know there's a...  View more

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Locked Printer Help

I recently was successful in adding printers through Jamf/Confguration Profiles. Unfortunately, while trying to send a job, I get the dialog box saying "Microsoft Word is trying to print to a locked printer". When I look on the System Preferences the...  View more

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Easier selective sync to cloud distribution point

We have cloud Jamf Pro and both an on prem DP and a cloud one. Most packages need to be available to users on or off campus, but there are a few which are used only in the campus computer labs and which are too big for the cloud DP to accept. In orde...  View more

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PaperCut and Jamf issue

I'm new to jamf. Just finished up our MacOS jumpstart, and i am having issues with trying to get PaperCut client (with the Launch Agent) installed and working. I used composer to build the package to place the plist file in /Library/LaunchAgents/ and...  View more

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COVID woes, close labs, disable logons from Jamf?

Hi folks, I work at a university and part of our plan for returning students during COVID is to limit the amount of available Mac hardware in our computer labs. Sort of a "every other mac is available" sort of plan. However, we would like to somehow ...  View more

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AppsAnywhere Integration into JAMF

We are in the midst of an Apple School Manager integration into JAMF. For some odd reason now IT leadership is looking at AppsAnywhere by Software2. Has anyone integrated AppsAnywhere with JAMF?  View more

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Create Admin Account on Mac

I know there is an account created when the device is enrolled into Jamf but we would like to create another admin account when the device is being enrolled and also to all the current devices we have enrolled. What is the best way to do this?  View more

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NoMAD Login Password changed

We are using NoMAD Login and had a user change his password on our domain controller. The iMac is only taking his old password. Should NoMAD replicate or authenticate with the new password or does he need to change it on the iMac too.  View more

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Lost ability to use sudo command

A random number of Macs in my environment have lost the ability to use sudo from a terminal. I have tried local admin user, ARD send Unix command as root, and JAMF Remote. I am trying a simple jamf recon and the result is:sudo: 4294967295: invalid va...  View more

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One user profile for multiple users

Here's the situation: In a Mac lab on campus we would like it if when any student logs in (using NoMAD and authenticating to AD) they are put into an existing profile that does not match their username. For example, the Mac is configured with a stand...  View more

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Testing Catalina

Greetings all, This is not strictly Jamf related, although likely some parts of the deployment via Jamf may come into play, but I suspect that many of you are in similar situations to ours, where we have to deploy "last year's" macOS to our labs due ...  View more

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Installing Epson V800 Photo Scanner

I need to install the software for an Epson V800 Photo scanner in one of my labs. It's only one machine in the lab, so I could do it manually, but I'd like to do everything the Jamf way. Unfortunately, the software doesn't come as a package, it comes...  View more

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802.1x issues after certificate renewal

I am having an issue with our laptops that need to login to AD profiles.Before our network update, I had a Configuration Profile with the Network settings and the Certificate for the 802.1x network.Since the renewal, our issuer has changed and AD log...  View more

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Cleaning Up Adobe After Effects Cache

I have a few labs of shared computers, and have been noticing the hard drives filling up quickly during some terms, and the culprit appears to be the Cache for Adobe After Effects located in ~/Library/Caches Anyone familiar with a way to force the ca...  View more

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