Anybody know a way to run the System Profiler (System Information) app,
which provides the About this Mac/Storage info? The goal would be to
combine the results from this dialog box (ie how much Audio, Movies,
Photos, etc.) along with a DF command an...
It's easy enough in ARD Admin to search for computers that are running
old versions of ARD client, and update them by hand when I happen to see
them. Is there a way to automate this process in Casper? iow, can I
create a smart group that finds every ...
I've run across a very unusual issue. I've always handled user defaults
by copying an account into English.lprog. Now that I have several
hundred new iMacs that came with 10.9 this method doesn't seem to be
working for me. Initial log in works as exp...
Greetings! Brand new to Casper and just finished the JumpStart. I'm
specifically trying to list the names I want to assign to brand new
computers I need to prestage. However, when I enter a couple of names as
per our naming convention, it's fine. If ...
Hello - Our organization recently implemented SafeCom badge scanners on
our HP MFPs. It has been difficult identifying the proper configuration
for these badge printers to work properly, since the instructions call
for a 'HP Global Print' driver, whi...
Hey everyone! At one of my sites the My Documents Folder has disappeared
when users log in using Active Directory credentials. It happens on some
of the computers out there but not all of them. Does anyone have any
suggestions for a policy that I cou...
Hi, We have to get the Parallels Desktop Virtual machines Operating
Systems details. We can see VmInfo.pvi in .pvm has the details like
RealOsType, RealOsVersion and RealOsDetails, but the files is not a
plist to query those details in Extension Attr...
I've noticed on some of my DPs that when I do a replication it's always
removing the same files. Forinstance, we have 10 or 11 DPs, and every
time I do our NY DP, according to C.Admin Sync Log it's removing the
same 20 or so packages. I can log into ...
Hi, Does anyone know of the best way to collect which network shares
users are connected to in inventory. Would help us to know who actually
connects to some of our shares and which protocol they are using. Im
guessing an extension attribute is the w...
With the announcement of Chrome Apps for Mac being made available today,
has anyone considered the potential of controlling these apps from being
downloaded? Upon initial review, it appears that as long as you have
Google Chrome installed, you're fre...
Hi everyone - has anyone figured out how to change the background image
used for the Mavericks login window? There doesn't seem to be an easy
way to do it, and, my favorite free tool for doing this, Loginox,
doesn't work with Mavericks yet, most like...
Anyone here use python for their scripting in JSS? I'm trying to move
over to python for my scripting, but i'm running into formatting issues
when i copy my scripts into the script window. Everything looks ok when
i copy it in, but when the scripts r...
Hi All, Anyone else having issues creating Wireless config profile in
JSS?Every time I setup my profile with wpa2 enterprise and all the
corresponding settings(TTLS, PEAP, Log in Window, Use Directory Auth and
with Root CA cert) it always saves it as...
I had an old CS4 package that was improperly removed from the JSS. I
think it was manually deleted from the master CasperShare directory, and
then later from CasperAdmin- or something stupid like that. Anyway, the
package absolutely is not on the JSS...
Attempting to image a Macbook Pro. Would like the following: ( an admin
account, 4 package installers and the ability for mobile accounts via
Active directory to login with local folders ). MAIN ISSUE: Mobile
account in active directory isn't prompte...
Hi all, we had a jumpstart about a year ago where we set up and
generated the casperinstall and casperread user accounts that people
typically use with their File Distribution Points and JDS instances.
Those passwords were not kept and have since bee...
I recently setup our JSS such that I want to start using Configuration
Profiles. Everything had been working in testing until today, but I
didn't make any changes to the JSS that I can recall. I have a valid MDM
Push Notification Certificate installe...
Okay here is what I am trying to do. I have several accounts on machines
that need draconian level restrictions. I have limited what apps can run
and what the clients can do via configuration profiles created in jamf.
I keep getting a pop up on the c...
I am sure there are other methods to uninstall Symantec Anti-virus from
a mac via Casper Policy, but this one works for my environment. I just
thought I would share. On your source computer (by source computer, I
mean the computer that you use to bui...
Would there be an easy way to delay the execution of a self service
policy, if a software installation or script is being run in the
background? I have an ongoing issue where a user attempts to execute a
self service policy, but the policy fails beca...
Hello Guys,I was hoping someone has come across this.If I try connecting
from my Mac (which is on x.x.128.x), it gives the attached screenshot.
external image linkI try from my PC also x.x.128.x - and still doesn't
connect and shows that errorI get t...
We have a workflow that installs a few profiles for WiFiand adds two
users after a reboot. The Problem with those users ist that the language
settings are in English, not in German as the first local account. i
tried a script as follows: #!/bin/sh su...
Hi Guys, Does anyone no of a fix for deploying a Creative Cloud Package
via casper? The package works fine, if you install locally, but once its
uploaded to casper admin and deployed it will fail. Thanks Mitch
I googled and found this thread on MacEnt regarding a few posts about
the Netboot appliance having issues across VLANs with helper addresses.
I assume this is still an issue? How are people using the appliance if
so in larger environments where havin...