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Jamf Pro 10.38.1 Now Available

Hello Jamf Nation,Today we are releasing Jamf Pro 10.38.1. To learn more about this release and the product issues it addresses, please read the Jamf Pro 10.38.1 release notes here.There are no changes to this weekend's cloud upgrade schedule. To vie...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.39.0 Beta 2 Is Now Availlable!

Hey Jamf Nation!We've just released Jamf Pro 10.39.0 Beta 2! This release has many exciting UI improvements including an updated user interface in User Initiated Enrollment and Patch Management. App Installers now has an indicator to show if apps are...  View more

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Wireless Password as Part of Image

We have moved from an open wireless network to a protected wireless network, and are experimenting with sending out the network name and password with the base OS image. When the image is deployed to a Student Mac Book, it keeps the name and password...  View more

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LDAP mappings

Hi all, The short version of my question:What's the best way to make custom LDAP mappings stick when you're using LDAP for authentication? We need the custom settings because on our student side there are very few mappings available and login takes 5...  View more

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Adobe Readers issues

We have network homes located on xserve servers. I tried to use Casper topush out Adobe Reader 9 to the computers and ran into the followingscenario. If you login locally it works great! If one of my teacherslogs in Adobe Reader 'quits unexpectedly' ...  View more

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Casper Remote 7.01 view freezing

WE have this problem and were told by jamf, to click on override defaults and force over http.Kathie IorizzoLower School TechnicianThe Latin School of Chicagokiorizzo at latinschool.org312.582.6136  View more

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iWork.pkg in user template

I am not sure why, but sometimes the iWork.pkg file will end up on the desktop of every user after imaging. So, it's in the usertemplate/desktop folder. I am using the iwork09.mkpg in deployment so i have no idea why the iwork.pkg would end up there....  View more

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Purging from the Waiting Room

Folks, I there a setting/command to purge the Waiting Room folder that houses allOInstall Cache' deployments?Stuff that has built up over time, due to my n00bieness of Casper, wouldlove to to kill it completely Thanks and happy Monday!:P -- Pasquale ...  View more

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Cached packages

Is it possible to cache software updates directly from an internal SUS, or do I have to download each Apple update package manually and cache it? Jeffrey A. StraussDepartment of Educational TechnologySystems AdministratorLoyola High School of Los Ang...  View more

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Desperate Help Needed in pushing out Docks

I know this is probably simple but I can't figure it out. I have acom.apple.dock.plist file that I want all of my teachers to use when theylogin. How do I do this? Managed preferences? Policies? Thanks for the help! Nelson  View more

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Prompt to open image

I was trying to push out Adobe CS4 Design Premium.The first time that I tried, Casper Remote's status said 'Are you sure youwant to open this disk image? (Y/N)' (screen shot attached) and juststopped.I rebooted the computer and tried again, and the p...  View more

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Has anyone seen this?

I have noticed that some of my users are not getting things pushed to themvia policy. When I check some of the logs I see a lot of instances wherethe "Enforce Framework Management" policy hasn't run in weeks, and the lastline in the last entry from w...  View more

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Imaging corrupting Macintosh HD

HI all, Casper noob here, but I'm having an issue with imaging. Full disclosure, I haven't *fully* researched my problem yet, but I'm having an issue where during imaging Macintosh HD is somehow being rendered unreadable. I can fix the problem by ope...  View more

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Run a script as the User

I need to be able to have a script run as a user as part of a login policy. The script that I am using is an Applescript. How would I get Casper to call the script at login as the user? Thanks Paul Austin Wachovia/Wells Fargo Desktop Services704 427-...  View more

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[BULK] Re: Casper Imaging Errors

It is a very simple one liner... #!/bin/bash /usr/sbin/diskutil eraseDisk "HFS+ Journaled" "Macintosh HD" disk0 exit 0 That runs as preflight so it wipes out the whole partition and names it Macintosh HD. You could get fancy and create multiple parti...  View more

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First Attempt at Boot Camp

This is our first attempt at imaging with a Boot Camp/Win XP partition. Does the winclone image get categorized as an OS with a priority of one or as something else? When building the configuration, does the winclone image get added as a package or i...  View more

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CCA Class in Iowa?

We’d love to host a 4 day CCA session at the U of Iowa during winter break. Anyone else outside of the 7 we have at the U of I, in the surrounding area, interested in coming here for a CCA session?Just taking a survey...... Thanks, Scott  View more

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CS4 deployment when it comes on 2 DVDs

So, the CS4 suite I have is two DVDs and some apps are on the second DVD. Do I have to make separate images and separate installers for these DVDs, or should I combine them into one image? help? Capturing preinsalled from composer 7 keeps spitting ou...  View more

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Moving from open wireless to protected wireless network

During the past school year, we used an open wireless network throughout our school district. When creating our original base OS image, the Mac Book we used to create the image connected to this network, and so all Mac Books imaged with this base OS ...  View more

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LP Admin Group

If you don't use OD in your environment.. is there a way to put people in the lpadmin group via the client level?Has anyone tried managed preferences, parental controls for printers? Everything the list has sent me on this doesn't work when I test it...  View more

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Imaging weirdness

We imaged several hundred computers over the past few weeks and are findingsome strange anomalies. A machine may be missing Office or perhaps anotheris missing Adobe Reader. There doesn't seem to be a pattern, rhyme orreason. The machines are identic...  View more

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FUT and FEU when the user account isn't in /Users

I am pondering something right now....I have a policy that enables clear text passwords in AFP for a legacy network connection at my work. So, I edited the plist, captured it with composer and set it as a start up policy and duped it as a log in hook...  View more

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iMovie (previous version) folder

Dear all- I'm scriptally challenged... this has got to be the most basic elementary script, but I haven'tventured into scripting yet, so if someone could help, I'd appreciateit! I'm looking to write a simple post-image script to remove the/Applicatio...  View more

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New OD Master

We will be changing our OD Master before the school year begins, and have already re-imaged most of our Mac Books with a configuration that has them look to the old OD Master for authentication. Is there an easy way to replace the old OD Master info ...  View more

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sym link weirdness

Hello everyone, Happy back to school for those that work in schools, and I mean that sarcastically :( I have this kind of weird intermittent issue. I am noticing a client every now and then will be showing the symbolic link directories in the finder....  View more

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FYI on how to deploy MAP test from NWEA

Since I have pounded my head against the wall dealing with NWEA, I went ahead and documented how I deployed it. So if you are going to deploy 6.4 to intel based macs you may want to give this a read. I used Composer and Self service to pretty much bu...  View more

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Hardware issues after Office install

Was wondering if anyone has suffered hardware issues after pushing an Office2008 image? 3 black MacBooks all suffered the same hardware issue afterEntourage finished transferring data from Office 2004. All computers harddrives failed. I'm a little co...  View more

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Block Copy size limit

After moving to 10.5.8 my image is now just over 8 gigs compressed. Unfortunately, it looks like its now too big to block copy onto a 40gighard drive (eMac). The image itself, once laid down, only uses about16gigs. Whats the limitation here? Why does...  View more

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After moving to 10.5.8 my image is now just over 8 gigs compressed. Unfortunately, it looks like its now too big to block copy onto a 40gighard drive (eMac). The image itself, once laid down, only uses about16gigs. Whats the limitation here? Why does...  View more

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