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Jamf Pro 10.32.2 Release

Hi Jamf Nation,Today we are making an update for Jamf Pro available to include fixes for the MDM commands table that caused some Jamf Pro server performance issues and prevented apps from updating. A cloud upgrade is scheduled for this weekend, see b...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.32.1 Release

Hi Jamf Nation,Today we're releasing a hotfix for Jamf Pro that addresses a recently responsibly disclosed security issue.We strongly recommended that you upgrade to Jamf Pro 10.32.1 as soon as possible. The following CVE is addressed by this release...  View more

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best way to manage the printer server

Hi Guys, what kind of printer management do you guys use for your environment? We still manually install the driver and configure it with the printer. I am thinking of using either 1 Man Mini Printer Network Sharing or 2. Windows Print Server. Please...  View more

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Need help with printer driver deployment.

Hello all, Please forgive me for my lack of knowledge as I am pretty new to the Mac and automation worlds. I am trying to deploy a printer driver (Xerox Color C60 / Fiery Printer Driver) to 100+ Macbook Pros. The Macbooks are running 10.14 (Mojave). ...  View more

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Printer Filter Failed

Hi All, We are facing a strange issue, it started when we noticed that the clocks on a few of our machines were incorrect. During the investigation, we discovered that the admin accounts on the machines had become standard. We fixed this issue and de...  View more

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Forcing Default Printer

Been looking through the forums, and I couldn't find anything regarding forcing a default printer for a user (where they couldn't change the default printer). Looking to set a specific printer that is installed on some of our users computers to be th...  View more

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Upgrading printer - remove and add at the same time?

Hi allI'm upgrading Canon production printer copier with new model.I would like to keep the same name of printer yet uninstall printer and drivers (if possible) from clients, and at the same time add the new printer so users have instant access to th...  View more

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Sharp printer driver with High Sierra

computers running 10.13.5 are now getting the following policy failure when installing Sharp printer driver. Anybody have an idea on how to use this -allowUntrusted I found this installer line for iLifesudo installer -dumplog -verbose -allowUntrusted...  View more

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Allow non-Admin users to add only USB printers?

With the help of people on Jamfnation I created a policy to add users to the lpadmin group so they can add printers (though rather than adding "Everyone" to the group like I should've done, my policy runs at login, checks to see if a user is a member...  View more

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Jamf, and SafeCom, and NoMAD, oh my!

Hi everyone! We manage our school-owned devices via Jamf Pro, all laptops/desktops are bound to AD, and we use SafeCom as our print management solution. (Yes, we still have people who use paper.) The problem is the students' byod laptops. I experimen...  View more

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Recon Disabled Printing

Our school district is running PaperCut MF 17.1.3. We have one primary print server that houses our PaperCut server in our Central Office and then each building has its own secondary print server that talks to that primary server. I recently ran Reco...  View more

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Set Default Page Size for Google Chrome

Hello, I'm pulling Chrome updates through autopkg and lately, there has been quite a few. I've also noticed that everytime there is an update, our default pape rsize in the Google Chrome print dialog resets to A4. We only use Letter size. Since paper...  View more

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Allow Non Admin Users to Add Printers At Home

Hey! I work in a school district where we have given teachers MacBooks. We have restricted the teachers from adding printers because we would really like to cut down on the insane amount of printing that they were doing. Before we had done this, a lo...  View more

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Distributing printer presets for specific printers

Hi all,I am trying to distribute printer presets for other users. This is my process for creating and distributing the preset DMG:I created a dmg of the two preset files in /Users/USERNAME/Library/Preferences. (EG: com.apple.print.custompresets.forpr...  View more

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printer driver update

i have printers that are added to casper admin using driver version 4.8.0. So when the printer is added using self service the printer driver in System Preferences says Kind: * 4.8.0 a new driver version is now out 4.9.0 so i have the printer policy ...  View more

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PrintNode 4.17 incorrect version

The most recent release of PrintNode has an incorrect CFBundleVersion value ("4.0.0"), but the app appears to work normally after using defaults write to update that value and add a CFBundleShortVersionString value: defaults write /Applications/Print...  View more

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Having Jamf install print drivers and add printers

We have been using Jamf for the past six months, and we are still trying to figure how it all works. We are not script writers in any fashion. We are having some issues with Jamf installing drivers and adding printers. First, we have one Microsoft pr...  View more

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Paper Cut follow me printing issue

Having a strange issue with follow me printing. i install the printer as normal on my mac client. i test it, it all works fine and prints ok. i then use casper admin to capture the printer. i go to the JSS and its all good. i tick the box "Allow prin...  View more

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iOS Printing Issue after Upgrade

Hi, anyone having an issue with Printing after upgrading to iOS 11? We are getting " security of the connection could not be verified" we are running Presto by Collobos. Cheers  View more

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Epson printer drivers and "filter failed" error?

Trying to get an Epson WorkForce WF-7015 working on our Macs. We have a Mac print server, I've set the printer up on there and it works fine from the print server itself, but Macs that connect to the print server's print queue just get an error sayin...  View more

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10.13 RECON discrepancy with Printers

is anyone else seeing wrong inventory information with printers in 10.13 ?? I have no printers installed but the inventory is showing 2 printers in my environment as being installed. I even did a reset printing system and then ran 'recon' from the co...  View more

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Network Printer Query

We are currently deploying printers via an SMB queue (mostly used by our Windows users), it is a "follow-me" set up so users require credentials to print. A very common issue at the moment is that when a user installs the printer via self service, th...  View more

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Smart group by Printer URI?

I'm looking for a way to create a smart group based on the URI of a printer. For example, if the URI of a printer is ipp://127.0.0.1, I would want a smart group that looks for any printers with 127.0. in it. Is this possible at all, maybe with an ext...  View more

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