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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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Highy available MySQL database

We are in the process of building out our environment and clustering the Jamf Pro server seems straightforward enough. However, I have not seen anything relating to the database side. What is the current thinking about making the database more resili...  View more

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Casper Managed Prefrence Desktop Picture

Good morning everyone, This is not a ground breaking thing but I cannot get the Managed Preferences to display a picture that I choose to show on the Desktop no matter what I do. Funny because I can set the Wifi, Bluetooth and other items to turn off...  View more

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Corel Painter 2017

Hi everyone. I'm new to Jamf and a novice to Mac OS. Has anyone used Jamf to deploy Corel Painter 2017? The install is already a PKG file, but I'm uncertain how to silently apply the serial key. Any input would be greatly appreciated.  View more

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Show All File Extensions for All Users

Hi All, I'm trying to run the following command to turn on file extensions. This will work if I run this via terminal on the logged in users, but I can't make this work through user for the current logged in users. defaults write GlobalPreferences Ap...  View more

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WiFi Certificates and Sierra

I have noticed here that when a new device is joined to my school's wifi network that Sierra no longer asks the user to install the Network Security Certificates as other versions of MacOS have in the past.Have others found this a problem?Our JSS rel...  View more

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Reset All settings

Can i send a request cmd or policy to reset the settings or something besides erasing data to the device. could not find a thread Thank you, Dan FernandeziOS / MacOS Genius. LLCIT Specialist of TechnologyHangouts: AppleiOSGeniusOffice: (708) 449-3165...  View more

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Reboot iPads

Hello is there a way to reboot an iPad from Casper? could not find a thread Thank you, Dan FernandeziOS / MacOS Genius. LLCIT Specialist of TechnologyHangouts: AppleiOSGeniusOffice: (708) 449-3165 x3588Cell 1: (312) 877-8488 PrimaryCell O: (708) 989-...  View more

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Sierra/VPP/Self Service

I'm upgrading users to Sierra using VPP through Self Service. Seems to work fine except that Self Service crashes whenever you start the download. The Sierra installer still downloads fine - but wondering if anyone else is seeing this behavior? (JSS ...  View more

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Pre-Stage enrollments on iPads not really working...

When scoping some iPad prestage enrollments, Im seeing some things work but not others. For example, the iPad is skipping the setup pieces that I have selected in the pre-stage, but its not setting the name, or the PO number or Department or user inf...  View more

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Network user accounts AD on New MacBook Pro's

We are in the testing phase of rolling out new Mac Hardware in particular the new MacBook Pro's 2017 model which only has USB Type C ports. I am able to join the MacBook Pro's to our AD domain but I was wondering if I am missing something when it com...  View more

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Network user accounts AD on New MacBook Pro's

We are in the testing phase of rolling out new Mac Hardware in particular the new MacBook Pro's 2017 model which only has USB Type C ports. I am able to join the MacBook Pro's to our AD domain but I was wondering if I am missing something when it com...  View more

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10.12 Recovery Partition

One of our clients have upgraded to Sierra by re-imaging their machines using Casper Admin.They have since noticed that the machines do not have a recovery partition. Is there a way of installing this manually? Historically i have used a tool called ...  View more

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VPN

I have users that have installed the Browsec VPN extension on the Chrome browser. This is allowing them to get around our filtering and monitoring software. Does any know if there is a way to block Chrome extensions. I have tried setting it as a rest...  View more

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YouTube.app Restricted Mode STRICT

Any way of Forcing Restricted Mode = STRICT in the YouTube.app on iPad? Seems the default for the YouTube.app is Restricted Mode is "Don't Filter". Without individually going to each iPad and turning them ON, I would like to be able to Force them to ...  View more

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Is it worth moving the database to a separate server?

My JSS server is running on Ubuntu and runs at 100% CPU whenever students are on site. I imagine it's because of the number of Macs on campus. I've been back and forth with JAMF support a few times but the problem never gets resolved. I'm wondering i...  View more

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Need guidance for error in script

Hi, I'm publishing VirtualBox and separate OS Appliance OVA's in Self Service. VirtualBox is installed nicely on client machines, but the OS Appliance is not. In the script it seems to get stuck at the stage where the appliance is imported and the sc...  View more

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macOS Sierra intermittently fails to install

Testing out our planned upgrade to 10.12.2 (need to keep it at .2 due to latest Digital Guardian support release) and finding that it seems to randomly fail. By fail I mean that the policy executes cleanly, the system reboots, but it just seems to sh...  View more

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Error Adding Users to FileVault

Just recently we've noticed an issue where accounts are not able to be added to FileVault. I have a case open with Apple at the moment, but wanted to see if anyone here had noticed this issue. The problem happens when FileVault is already enabled for...  View more

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Two files with the same name in the JSS

I was wondering if anyone knows of a workaround for getting two files with the same name in the JSS. I have changed the package name of the first one but I keep getting an error. This is specifically happening with an InstallESD.dmg file. I have one ...  View more

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Showbie and PDF Expert removed from iPad

I have a student that has been having issues with PDF Expert and Showbie being automatically removed from his iPad. We have managed apple ids. He enrolled his iPad incorrectly when the school year started. I now have him logged into his iPad with the...  View more

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"Hide" function on Policy Page (First World Problem)

Hi All I'm on JSS 9.93 and have a test JSS on 9.97. When I click the "Hide" button on the Policy page. it helpfully hides all the policy categories allowing me to pick a one to focus on. If that page gets reloaded or I access it by some other method,...  View more

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