Jamf Pro
Powerful workflows for IT pros
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Forum Posts

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

  • 577 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 3 kudos

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

  • 3064 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 3 kudos

unload plist based on login

Hello, I would like to unload a plist based on user login or groups. I havesetup Casper with a policy that triggers on login, and I am triggering ascript. I get the following message in the logs: "Script Result: launchctl: Error unloading:com.m86secu...  View more

  • 188 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

MAC Defender download?

Has anyone found a download for this? I want to get the executable on a kill list for Casper and also blockthe web site(s) it talks to at firewall. Ryan M. ManlyGlenbrook High Schools  View more

  • 121 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

Error message using mountNetworkShare.sh

Hi all In am still getting the error message below when using themountNetworkShare.sh. I have tried everything possible to get around itincluding running the following commands at the top of the script and on aseparate logout script. /sbin/umount -f ...  View more

  • 81 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

help - Sandy Bridge Netboot Image Creation

Hey guys, I am having the worst time building a current netboot image off the Sandy Bridge Macbook Pro (early 2011). Has anyone had any success in building one. I have tried a number of methods all based on the shipping OS for the current Hardware. A...  View more

  • 145 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

JSS server OS upgrade

Hi All, I'm running v8.0 of Casper on OS X Server 10.5.8 – now planning to soon upgrade the server to 10.6 and then to Casper v8.1.Any gotchas I should be aware of? Hopefully someone on the list has done something similar, and with great results! :) ...  View more

  • 108 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

Adobe CS5 installation fails

Hi All, I'm pushing a CS5 package created using AAMEE. On some machines this installs well enough (other issues I won't go into), but on a few machines the installation fails. The log on the JSS shows: Installing AdobeCS5DesignStandard_Install.pkgIns...  View more

  • 120 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

creation time on nbi

so, it has been like a year or so since I last updated our NBI (literally it was last summer) and I forgot how long this process takes. It has been going on for about 4+ hours now and is maybe 1/8th finished. This sound about right? I remember it tak...  View more

  • 119 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Turn off Airport if machine is on Ethernet already

Hi guys, Not sure if this is doable using Casper. But is there a way to turn off Airport if ethernet is already connected to the network? The reason we want to do this is that we only have a maximum of 100 IP addresses for our wireless and they are f...  View more

  • 196 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Scripting "home" Page for Firefox

I am currently trying to create a script that will set the home page inFirefox, and then send it using Casper remote. Has anyone beensuccessful in the process? Currently using: #!/bin/sh sudo usr/sbin/jamf setHomePage -feu -fet -homepage http://www.(...  View more

  • 505 Views
  • 15 replies
  • 0 kudos

Mac Book Pro with Thunderbolt

Hello, I know this has already been beat into the ground, but my Auto Archivedidn't get my Casper Mailing list emails (I have correct this). I triedto create a netboot image and have been failing at it. Would someoneplease explain what I need to do f...  View more

  • 58 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

Casper MCX and Password-Protected Printer

Hi All,In OD/MCX I was able to check a box to require an admin password toprint to a particular printer.I have tried to replicate this in Casper Managed Prefs but thesettings don't take.Here's how I tried this: Opened WGM on my 10.6 computer, setup p...  View more

  • 85 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

packaging AppStore apps

Hey folks, Seems to me that more and more apps are being sent over to the AppStore and only available for download via the AppStoreLike most of you, we are not allowing the AppStore to operate on our units. At the same time we do grant our users a hi...  View more

  • 168 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Macs and TestNav

This topic may have been covered before, if so, I missed it. Have any of youused MacBooks for End of Course online testing? I used them for some TELPAStesting, there were only a handful so I installed TestNav manually. EOC willhave many more students...  View more

  • 126 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

dispayMessage formatting?

Gang, Is it possible to format the text of the displayMessage dialogue box? I'mjust looking to insert a couple of line breaks to make the messages I needto display easier to read as they are fairly long. I've tried
and<BR> to no avail. Thanks in adv...  View more

  • 76 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

Creating a package from a VISE installer

Hi Guys, Just attempting to create a package using a VISE installer. Haven't had any luck so have tried using composer to snap shot the OS prior to installing the software (RoboLab).Not having much luck I must say. Is there an easy way to create this...  View more

  • 62 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

Identifying Bootcamp Macs

I'm looking for a way to identify all my bootcamp macs. Casper identifiespartitions, but I don't see any way to build a smart group off of that. Ihaven't used extension attributes much. I'm thinking I can set one upwith something like: diskutil list ...  View more

  • 141 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

[Feature Request] Distributed JSS replication

I would like to see the ability to have cascading JSS servers. Where there is one JSS parent, and it replicates down to children servers. That way in my large environment I can have local network access to my JSS database. Right now we are doing asse...  View more

  • 237 Views
  • 12 replies
  • 0 kudos

Managing Mail.app

Hi all, does anyone has experience in managing Mail.app, eg. account-type (Exchange), Incoming- and SMTP-Server, account-name and so on? I have tried the template options, MCX-Settings are active on the client, but nothing works. Thanks for help,Holg...  View more

  • 231 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

Distributed JSS replication

I vote for both...On 4/28/11 9:17 AM, "Thomas Larkin" wrote: REDUNDANCY (Master/Replica...of course all changes made to Master, but Replica can "take over" or we can promote if necessary) CASCADING (Some large firms need separate JSS instances...but...  View more

  • 63 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

QuickAdd Error

Hello, I am trying to find out some information on what would be causing QuickAdd to error on some machines when trying to install. I get this message when it fails. The system is a 2.53 core 2 Duo with 4gb running 10.6.5 The Following installation s...  View more

  • 137 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

Netinstall Image and ARD/SSH

I created an image following the instructions here: http://jamfsoftware.com/kb/article.php?id=236.Everything looks good. I used the netinstall image creator, and again everything looks good. Netbooting works fine. One strange thing – I can't remote d...  View more

  • 108 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

Apple released font fix for 10.6.7 (finally!)

Took a few months, and our partner company(ies) spent time "rolling back" Macs to 10.6.5/6...the fix is finally out: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4605 If your users have printing or PDF problems, this should fix things. Our NYC graphic dept managers...  View more

  • 116 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

find wireless ip on the new 8.1

Dear all, how can I see the Wireless IP for a machine now? Before on edit I could see it. One macbook pro has being stolen and I want to know the last IP it got. thanks in advance.cheers, Carmelo Lopez Portilla ITS EMBL HeidelbergTel. +49 (0) 6221 38...  View more

  • 54 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

ASR error installing package

Hi All, When installing an Acrobat 9 Pro package via Remote, I get this message in the log: ASR encountered a problem. See jamf.log for details. Reverting to installation using ditto… Jamf.log shows: ASR Error while installing AcroPro.dmg: XSTA start...  View more

  • 189 Views
  • 6 replies
  • 0 kudos

Need to find machines with Root enabled

Is there a flag I can use to create a search to find machines that have the Root User enabled? Thanks,Tom------------------------------Tom TubbiolaDesign ITTtubbiola at oakley.com949.900.7705  View more

  • 1521 Views
  • 26 replies
  • 0 kudos

installing updates at login + lockscreen

I'm looking to mimic the functionality Munki has for installing updates but using Casper's built-in tools. Basically, with Munki, the user will see a window once a day that looks similar to Apple's Software Update. The options at that point are to ca...  View more

  • 472 Views
  • 20 replies
  • 0 kudos
Labels
Top Kudoed Authors