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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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Disable Local Remote Management

We ran into an issue where one of the higher-ups within our organization was having printer troubles and one of our technicians remotely logged into their Mac with the managed admin credentials. The higher-up took issue with this as the user's accoun...  View more

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Comparison Jamf - Intune 2024

Hello everyone,Anyone know if there is a good comparison between Jamf and Intune somewhere - what each environment can/can't do and how long things take to accomplish in the different environments?In this case, it applies primarily to Mac. But iOS ca...  View more

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Microsoft Word Colour Scheme Defaults

Hi, We have a custom colour set for Word which is in .xml format which we copy to a location but we're looking for a way to set this as default. The set as default option is on the design ribbon in word. I have tried using composer to capture changes...  View more

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User and Location keep disappearing

Hello Nation!Coming across a weird Jamf bug where some devices are having their user and location information disappear. For context, we fill in this information manually upon enrolling computers. Has anyone seen anything like this in their environme...  View more

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Replacing Carbon Black with Falcon

Hello,First time, long time.My organization has decided to move away from Carbon Black in favor of Falcon. I used CrowdStrike's directions and successfully created a config profile and a policy. Both have been tested and are working. My predecessor h...  View more

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Jamf Remote Assist logon issue

Hi all!Wondering if anyone has seen this, I generally have 2 local accounts on our MacBooks, one standard user and one administrator, both have secureToken. The MacBook is idling in the logon screen (took logoff from the OS), connected to network, Ja...  View more

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Jamf Pro vs Intune

Hello All! Looking for some advise from anyone who has had experience with Microsoft Intune for macOS MDM. I feel every organization gets the question, "Why are we paying for Jamf when we could use Intune?" Well that conversation has finally come aro...  View more

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Installomator Execution Frequency for App Updates

Hello!What is everyone's take on recommended execution frequency for app updates such as Google Chrome when using installomator?I see everywhere online states to do Recurring check-in as a trigger and execution frequency as ongoing. Wouldn't it make ...  View more

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How do deferrals work with Jamf Pro Software Updates?

Hi all,I'm planning to use Software Updates in Jamf Pro for our MacOS users. I see there's an option to download the updates but defer installation and the ability to enter an integer for number of deferrals. How are these deferrals measured? Is ther...  View more

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Jamf LAPS - Admin Account (MDM-Enablement)

Hello Everyone,In preparation for the JAMF Laps rollout and the depreciation of the MacOS admin account static PWs, I was hoping to get some headway on converting all the local admin accounts that have been created upon enrollment to be MDM-enabled. ...  View more

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Airdrop Notifications

With recent IOS updates, the "Bringing Devices Together" settings reverts to default despite users toggling it off. This is problematic because some users carry both a work phone and a personal phone while on duty. The person may toggle off this sett...  View more

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Jamf Pro local accounts microsoft 365 accounts

Hello,I am currently working on integrating macOS local accounts with Azure AD accounts. Is this feasible?I'm having difficulty locating the appropriate documentation to guide me through the setup process.Additionally, we are exploring Jamf Pro as pa...  View more

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One Policy for Intel and Silicon

Hello,As you know, some applications have separate installation files for Intel and Silicon. For example, I write 2 separate policies for Android Studio.1 - Android Studio for Silicon2- Android Studio for IntelBy creating a single policy instead of t...  View more

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Restrict primary accounts in Google Chrome

To prevent user from syncing Chrome data with their personal google account, a custom setting for Google Chrome can be set and deployed by Jamf Pro. Preference Domain: com.google.ChromePlist file content: RestrictSigninToPattern (?:.*@domain1.com...  View more

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Wiping a lost system and rendering it unusable?

I'm aware that JAMF has the "Wipe Computer" MDM command, but for security reasons, this doesn't go far enough. After the MDM wipe is complete, the device is still usable since it just deletes all the data and does a reinstall of the OS. I'd like to k...  View more

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Best way to bind Macs to Intune for Office 365 Access?

We use Jamf Pro Cloud to manage our Mac fleet but would like to hybrid join our Macs to Intune as a method to control who can use Office 365. I see that Conditional access is being Deprecated. Can I accomplish this with just using Device Compliance? ...  View more

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Setting up Student Account/s

Hello,My organization is planning to introduce MacBooks for students to use. What would be the best way to introduce a 1 to many scenario where one cart of laptops is shared between 3 classrooms? We pushed the Goguardian app to the laptops so that st...  View more

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Default file assocations/Open with settings

Hi all,I am struggling to find a script that i can use to automatically set open with for certain file types: i.e. .csv to open with Excel, .pdf to open with Adobe Reader I had a look at MSDA but couldn't find any working examples. TIA.  View more

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Hi all,I've done a lot of work on creating a LAPS tool of my own which can be found here https://github.com/PezzaD84/macOSLAPS But with the release of 10.49 the JAMF LAPS solution is looking a lot better than initially. So I have created a couple of ...  View more

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Azure AD Integration with Jamf Pro (macOS)

Hi,We are in the process of setting up Jamf Pro and added our Azure tenant as a cloud IDP. Jamf Connect has been setup so we are able to sign into the device with our AAD credentials and the account is synced with a local account on the device. This ...  View more

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MacOS Ventura - Only Guest User available to login

A user has rebooted their AD Bound Macbook after updating the device to Ventura. They typically sign in with their AD account that has been made a mobile account. Now suddenly when they try to login they are greeted with a page that only allows them ...  View more

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maxon script help!

Good Morning,Is anyone deploying/using Maxon. They provide a command file and a .plist file to automatically run the command file, but I am having a problem getting the command file to launch properly. I was thinking I could generate a login script, ...  View more

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Not-for-Resale (NFR) Instance Outage - July 8, 2023

The Jamf cloud team is working on an effort to improve the infrastructure of the Jamf Pro cloud environment. This is part of a continued effort to always provide you with the latest features that are available from our Amazon Web Service (AWS) enviro...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.46 Now Available

Update 10 May 2023: Cloud upgrades are scheduled for the weekend of 19–20 May (details below). We appreciate your patience. Today we are releasing Jamf Pro 10.46. Highlights of this release include: Declarative Status Reporting for Additional Invento...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.45 Now Available

Today we are releasing Jamf Pro 10.45. Highlights of this release include: Google BeyondCorp Enterprise Integration The Google BeyondCorp Enterprise integration now includes the following enhancements: macOS, iOS, and iPadOS platforms are available f...  View more

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