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Jamf Pro 11.1.0 Beta Now Available!

Hello Jamf Nation!Jamf Pro 11.1.0 Beta is now releasedWe're excited to announce that this beta includes Remote Assist and macOS Self Service Onboarding along with many other features and fixes. How to join the beta: Enroll in the Beta Program under P...  View more

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Jamf Pro Beta Server Maintenance

Hello all! Access to the personal Beta instances you are able to request when you join the Jamf Pro Beta Program will be unavailable for an extended period of time over the coming weeks for maintenance. We'll let you know when they're back online! Th...  View more

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Alternative to 'killall Dock'

Hi all, I am looking for a way to visually refresh the Dock without resorting to this command: killall Dock Reason being, the black Desktop that appears before the Dock comes back is sometimes jarring for end users. Thanks!  View more

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Any Munki users here?

I use munki at one of my sites (isn't worth using the licenses for jamf on these particular computers) and my updates won't run. Some of the computer have everything that is supposed to be installed. When checking the managed software center it has 5...  View more

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Jamf Products for interactive show

Hi Jamf Nation! I am yet to become a consumer of Jamf products, but I'm excited about discovering which Jamf product(s) can best help me! I am in the process of putting together an interactive, educational music show that can be presented in highscho...  View more

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Back to School Meetup 9/6 in Austin

We'd love to see our friends in Austin at our Back to School meetup at Eanes ISD! Check out the Austin Apple Admins site for more details and please RSVP if you plan on attending.  View more

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Chrome 59 and above Set Homepage

Anybody able to set the homepage for Google Chrome 59 and above? What i am doing now is to load the version 50 first then upgrade it to the latest version. Would appreciate if anyone is able to provide some help or tips on this! Thanks!  View more

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Speeding up adding packages to the JSS?

I uploaded a package to the JSS yesterday afternoon in Casper Admin and this morning it is still showing as Pending, is there any way to speed up the process? The actual physical upload was already completed yesterday afternoon, but there's obviously...  View more

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MacOS DEP over Eduroam

Hi Friends , We are now doing most provisioning using DEP and we have a JSS in the DMZ so clients can go through the process no matter where they are located . One problem we have is when the the user is going through the Welcome Wizard process on th...  View more

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Adding Comodo CA certs to machines after reimaging

Hi, I'm looking to get an idea of how others are managing the installation of any required third-party CA certs during reimaging. Our org uses a wildcard certificate from Comodo to validate our JSS identity. It seems that a number of our machines are...  View more

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GDPR readiness?

Has anybody at JAMF or elsewhere done any investigation into GDPR and what customers might need to think about with particular regard to their JAMF Pro installations? Microsoft have some information here.  View more

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Desktop Cleanup Script

I have seen some variations on this but am yet to find one that meets my needs fully. We have a problem with users desktops becoming the personal dumping ground for anything and everything. Ideally, I would like to be able to run a script that puts a...  View more

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API script for remove shared iPad user data

Hi,We have many shared iPads deployed and some of them are frequently getting full of different user's data being cached. Is there a way, such as an API script, that can remove user data en masse from devices. It would be great if we could run this e...  View more

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Immediate Restart and Inventory Update (bug?)

Not sure if this has been noted before.But if you have Immediate Restart and Inventory Update in the same policy, the machines restarts really fast on it's own at the end of the policy (which is great) however it doesn't complete the inventory update...  View more

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The certificate for this server is invalid error

I have set up a test Reposado server. I have the server synced and can see the plist in a browser. When I point my client at the server to test downloading updates, I see "The certificate for this server is invalid. You might be connecting to a serve...  View more

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Manage Google Chrome or NAW?

Hey everyone, My predecessor was managing Google Chrome updates and not allowing it to automatically update by issuing this command on the policy under "Files and Processes": defaults write com.google.Keystone.Agent checkInterval 0 Currently, I'm sti...  View more

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MySides - Can only run locally

Hello, I manage a handful of labs. I am trying to use MySides to configure the Finder Sidebar to be basically empty. I installed the MySides binary on my target machines. When I run "mysides remove all" in terminal on the local machine, it works exac...  View more

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File Vault 2 User Enable Issue

Hey fellow Jamf-ers, Curious if anyone has had a similar situation: I have a user that i'm trying to enable in FileVault2 but it keeps thinking that her password is incorrect. Her account is AD based (as well as the Mac) and authentication for the sa...  View more

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Bash Script to Add Printers

I currently have a bash script to add printers for teachers, but would like to make it more user friendly.I'd like to use applescript or automator to make a more friendly GUI. Also does anyone know how to insert a users pin into the account track set...  View more

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2 MDM Servers, DEP question

Situation: Jamf Pro for Macs is currently up and running with dep decision was made to use air watch for all mobile devices.so now I have 2 mdm servers in dep Question: Jamf Pro is currently turned on for auto enrolment but we don't want iPhones to b...  View more

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Unable to Enroll ATV 4 devices

We're unable to enroll any of our AppleTV 4 devices into Jamf. We have DEP setup, pre-stage enrollment configured and an enrollment profile configured. We've tried to upload the trust profile and the enrollment profile to the devices through Configur...  View more

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Mobile accounts question

We're in the middle of a domain migration and I know there are some systems with accounts that weren't setup as mobile. Is it possible to detect and convert those?  View more

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Non-Admin ability to remove Apps

As a school district we have some schools that allow the students to get Apps from the Mac App Store. Because we are a school district, we obviously cannot allow admin access to those machine. Therein lies the rub. I would love to see if any of you h...  View more

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