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Jamf Pro 10.42.0 Beta 2 is Now Available!!

Hey Jamf Nation!We've just released Jamf Pro 10.42.0 Beta 2. We've added support for Apple's Declarative Device Management along with a few refinements and fixes. Jamf Pro 10.42.0 Beta features many fixes and some exciting new enhancements including ...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.41 Now Available

Hello Jamf Nation, Today we are releasing Jamf Pro 10.41. To learn more about this release and the product issues it addresses, review the release notes here. Cloud Upgrade Schedule Your Jamf Pro server, including any free sandbox environments, will ...  View more

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Script works locally but not via Policy

A very simple script to add the Movies folder to the sidebar upon login does not work even though the policy logs return a completed status. #!/bin/zsh # # Add the logged in user's "Movies" folder to the Finder Sidebar # Get the HOME value for the us...  View more

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Adobe 2020 preinstall & InstallationCheck Scripts

After investigating the Adobe 2020 packages that are not installing like AE, ME, PR and the templates provided from the Adobe Enterprise Packages site, they have yet to update the preinstall script included in those packages which checks and restrict...  View more

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LSOpenURLsWithRole() failed with error -54

Hey All,I'm trying to script the Apple ID preference pane to open and have a command that works on the standard logged in user in terminal and in the past when I had gotten this, it was because the script was still trying to run as root, however I'm ...  View more

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Temporarily disable AMP Network Extension

Our developers have a workflow here that when the AMP Network Extension in active, it's a show stopper Their work around is to "Make Service Inactive" as in the screenshot. Obviously they then don't Activate it again once they're done. Is there a way...  View more

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Refreshing menu bar

All, I created a little script to remove an application from a computer and it works well. However, the icon for the application remains in the menu bar. Is there a way to refresh the menu bar? I am thinking almost like killing the dock and having it...  View more

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Automated Script for Signing PKGs

Hi, I built and tested a script that takes the labour out of signing PKGs (required for things like auto-mounting network shares via a script and partner LaunchAgent, amongst other things). I call it 'ASP' (Auto-Sign Packages). The dream is to get a ...  View more

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Temporary admin rights

Hello, in my company we would like to have the possibility to give users temporary admin rights on their Macs, for this I have already found this script : https://github.com/jamf/MakeMeAnAdmin but unfortunately the currently logged in user is not pro...  View more

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Acceptable Use Policy Pop up

Hey all,I've been starting to play around with putting an acceptable use policy pop up during the login process. Unfortunately we cannot afford JAMF connect, and I don't love the Apple Policy Banner that displays each time the machine reboots. I'd ra...  View more

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Make EA search through Adobe CC folders to find plugins

I have an EA that looks for specific location (in it's current form InDesign 2020), but to simplify, I'd like to have it just look through all adobe InD version folders (and if it can even relate what version of the plugin it corresponds to (2019, 20...  View more

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What email account is using Outlook?

Sorry if I'm repeating a question previously asked, but here goes. Moving to Azure AD from on premise has created a challenge since we've completely disconnected our Jamf and AD. Legacy user IDs that were read in the past (ex, Rich Trouton's script h...  View more

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Uninstalling Teamviewer script

We are looking to mass remove Teamviewer via a script as on deployment we made the mistake of just deploying through a pkg file and not indexing with a dmg file. I have tried 2 other scripts that I've found on Jamf forums but none of these have worke...  View more

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Battery Extension for the M1 MacBook Pro

Hello All, I recently added a M1 MacBook Pro to my JSS test environment. When I deploy the following battery cycle count extension to the M1 MBP, I get the following information back in the JSS. !/bin/sh echo "$(ioreg -r -c "AppleSmartBattery" | grep...  View more

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Run a policy twice a day ?

I have a policy that currently runs once a day that nags the end user to reboot. Many of the users within the fleet have uptime greater than 30 days. It prompts them on-screen to reboot - and if they dismiss it runs once the next day. Sadly this does...  View more

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Detect if policy was run through Self Service or not

I'm working on a script that is initiated through Self Service and Startup (ongoing). I want the script to know whether it was initiated from Self Service or if it just ran because of a restart. Right now I have the script detecting whether Self Serv...  View more

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Bash Script Error Trying to Run Executable

Hello, I am running into an error I am not familiar with and wanted to see if anyone here has seen it before. I have an executable in the home folder that will be used to run scans on machines. I can get this to run if I just put the command into ter...  View more

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Using jamfHelper Full Screen

I am wanting to use jamfHelper in full screen mode to basically lock out the computer while it is installing all of the base software right after enrollment. I can keep the message up while installing software by using an ampersand: jamfHelper & inst...  View more

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Big Sur upgrade issue

I am running this command /Applications/Install macOS Big Sur.app/Contents/Resources/startosinstall --agreetolicense --forcequitapps --nointeraction -R to start up the upgrade. but it fails, the logs are showing as below:2021-03-31 12:08:20-04 M21-M2...  View more

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Extension attribute for computer name

Hi,I'm looking for an extension attribute that displays if the computer name is set to $serialnumber of the computer. The purpose is to run a rename policy to machines that has not $serialnumber as computer name.  View more

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Recording LAPS for macOS password to EA

I am having trouble with recording the LAPS for macOS passwords to the LAPS EA. Everything works and there is no error, yet the LAPS EA is blank every time. I can see the password if I look at log details so I know the rest of the process works prett...  View more

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Method to Set Trusted Server List

Hi Folks, First time poster here on JAMF Nation. In short, in an Educational Environment I am mounting a single SMB File Share through a Policy that then runs the following script: https://gist.github.com/adamchilcott/2634a899f361bc1a8a157fa3a26a3599...  View more

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EA to look for a specific network in the preferred list

Hey all,We are having an issue where an 802.11x network we push in a profile is getting removed from the preferred list of networks and then it breaks the profiles ability to join said network. My solution to this is to find all the devices that are ...  View more

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