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Sierra/Sophos potential issues

Just in case anyone hasn't seen this... For information upgraded my VM to 10.12 last night and it updates, colleague upgraded his and it doesn't (both running Sophos 9.5.2) Hopefully this will help people. As per your query,Yes it will work on Sierra...  View more

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Repackaging software for self-service

I am wondering how others prep software for installation via self-service. My workflow is to use the packages.app and then dump the .dmg of what I want people to install onto it and then build a .pkg that I upload to casper admin. It works for a lot ...  View more

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Adobe Creative Cloud Packager question

We've been using Creative Cloud Teams for a while and when a user is added to the team, they get a welcome email asking them to create an Adobe ID and then they are presented with a download link for the CC Desktop App. I'm trying to streamline the p...  View more

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Apple Updates

I have what i believe is the right setting so our Macs get system updates automatically.under Policies we have one created that is ongoing and recurring check-in and it installs updates from Apple's Software Update Server and is scoped to all managed...  View more

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Quicktime - Disabling Screen Video recording

Hey Anyone, Would like to lock down my quicktime settings in order to not allow any screen video capture.Working off El capitan 10.11.6 and unable to find any information reg this.Can a plist be modified or configuration changed so that I can push th...  View more

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uninstall problems

Hi, I've got a problem with the uninstall of applications via self service.The procedure: packaging an application like VLC uploading and indexing the package in Casper Admin ("Allow package to be uninstalled" is ticked!) generating a self service po...  View more

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Script to download and install latest Shockwave player

Hi All, I have a script here that checks for the latest version of Flash Player, downloads, installs, and then cleans up after itself. I didn't create the script, and it's a little more complex than I'm used to, so I'm not sure how to recreate it for...  View more

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JSS Cloud VPP issues

We use JSS Cloud. We are having all sorts of issues with VPP and installing apps from Self Service. All of our apps are using Device based distribution. I will see an app in VPP Content that says we have 6000 licences, and 0 'In Use', yet when I clic...  View more

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FireFox Deployment

Hello JAMF Nation, I having a little bit trouble with "FireFox"... I start the deployment and FireFox works great! Only the Auto Updater doesnt works.. He tell me that the user don't have the premissions to update FireFox. I don't know why, I am Admi...  View more

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How do I run a policy at a specified time?

I want to roll out a software update at midnight tonight in order to minimize downtime for the users. I'm not seeing an option anywhere within the policy to tell it to run at a specific time. Is there a trick to this? Thanks.  View more

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Software updates not installing

I've been having a problem installing iTunes through the Apple Software Update cacheing server on OS X Server. it seems that when it tries to install it errors out saying the install is corrupt. what's the easiest way to clear our the update and have...  View more

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JSS/JDS Versions

Hi, I was wondering do versions of JSS and JDS have to match?I have this issue where every time there is an upgrade for the JDS it resets back to defaults and I have to re-configure my JDS so that it works on my network. This is both time consuming a...  View more

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How to find failed policies

I made this feature request but maybe there might be already a way of doing this[https://jamfnation.jamfsoftware.com/featureRequest.html?id=5201](link URL) Is there a way i can get an over view of any failed status's out there in my environment witho...  View more

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Change Self Service description

Hello, This is probably a silly question but I've tried Googling/searching the forums but didn't find the results I wanted... We've just started adding URLs to Self Service through Self Service Plug-Ins. This is all good, however this also creates a ...  View more

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Papercut Not accepting different levels of Restriction

Hi Folks, We have papercut with a global "follow_me" print que that students and staff can print too. The application seems to deploy and run fine. However when a student or staff member logs in, it doesn't give them the correct restrictions. (i.e, s...  View more

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Pushing a dockmaster pkg to a single account. Possible?

Hello Everyone. So we are beginning our annual bevy of testing here at the school I work at. My supervisor would like me to create a local account (which I have done) and have that accounts dock contain only 2 item. Both test apps. This would be part...  View more

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Casper Admin Index

Hi Guys, I have a weird issue with Casper Remote and Casper Admin, When I try deploy some packages although they are in the Casper Packages folder it is saying that the package is not there. Is there a way that I can get Casper Admin to "re-index" th...  View more

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Xcode 7.3.1 documentation for all users

Has anyone managed to package xcodes documentation for all users? I've got Xcode working for all users and all users have access to the simulators but I'm looking for a way to package the 2g of documentation to a location accessible to all logged use...  View more

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Restarting Computer Within JAMF Helper Script

JAMF Nation folks! I am in need of some advice on how to restart a computer within a if-else/else-if loop of a JAMF Helper script. The script's purpose is to perform software and security updates and then reboot the computer if the user decides to op...  View more

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How would I set my Hipchat server in a .PKG

1st post here and very green with Casper Suite. I currently have built a .pkg with the Hipchat.app from my applications with drag and drop. I'd like to put our team server in the .pkg so that when it installs its already pre-configured, how would I g...  View more

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Deploying VPP apps to device - error message.

Trying to deploy device assigned apps using VPP. I see the apps in Self Service, but when I click on them to download I get the message... "There was a problem installing Numbers. Enabling MDM for local user account failed. Contact your administrator...  View more

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Broken apps after updating from Self Service

I've been noticing a trend lately since I upgraded to 9.92 that is causing problems. Here's the scenario:- Foo.app version 1.0 is installed in /Applications on many users' Macs- Foo.app version 1.5 is released so I package it up in Composer (dmg or p...  View more

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Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner / Self Service.

I am trying to help my techs with some self service tools for when a CCP adobe installer inevitably fails. I found this and ran this: /Users/Shared/MacSupport/Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool.app/Contents/MacOS/Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool ‐‐re...  View more

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