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Jamf Pro 11.8.0 Beta is now available!

Hello Jamf Nation! The Jamf Pro 11.8.0 Beta Release features a number of exciting improvements and enhancements for managing your Apple devices. Starting with 11.8.0, Jamf Pro admins will be able to set a minimum OS for MacBooks, iPhones, and iPads t...  View more

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Papercut and Sierra

Has anyone been able to print using the paper cut client?We have our printers set up to use Papercut. When I set up the machine to print directly to the printer, Success, however when I setup paper cut client, the printer doesn't pause but I don't se...  View more

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Check-In

Hi All, Does anybody have a script that we can use to have our devices check-in to our MDM server at login? Also, does anybody have a way I can pull the users background and revert it to a stock OS X one at login? I have tried a .config but have foun...  View more

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/etc/nsmb.conf changes in macOS 10.12 Sierra

Just a heads-up: I just realized the syntax of the /etc/nsmb.conf file has changed in Sierra: The entries of "smb_neg=smb1_only" and "smb_neg=smb2_only" are offically gone. The only thing I see that resembles this entry is "protocol_vers_map" (manpag...  View more

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Feature Request - Device Buyer Protection

Hello all, How does Jamf software address this issue? How are end users protected when an IT department sells their old Macs, but doesn't remove their MDM profiles before doing so? I'm the unfortunate a buyer of such a machine, and am thus forced to ...  View more

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JSS API with 9.96 version

Hi guys, I am playing a little bit with JSS API. I have some trouble with Policies property. When i get values of a policy with a printer action. My result is strange: "printers": [ "", { "id": 30, "name": "Printer", "action": "install", "make_defaul...  View more

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Triggering a Jamf Check-in without Sudo

Hi folks, I am doing a task of making an app to resolve an issue. This app will exist as a standalone on our Macs, for users who are not admins. As part of one of the scripts I am using within the app, I will need to force/trigger the Mac to perform ...  View more

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Desktop shortcut not appearing

Hi all, I have created a .dmg in the usual way (composer snapshot, install, snapshot again etc.) The dmg is a simple desktop shortcut to our web hosted ICT Acceptable Use Policy. Even though the logs state that the policy has installed successfully, ...  View more

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Removing MDM Profiles

Hi everybody, thanks for this forum. I'm hoping you can assist me with the following issue. A community college sold some old Macs to a used Mac vendor, who sold one of them to me. The community college didn't remove their MDM profiles before they so...  View more

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Last logged in user details

I'm looking for an Extension attribute which can collect ComputerName and respective last logged in user name.The answer might already be available around the list somewhere, but I haven't had any luck finding it... tried to find out in Jamfnation EA...  View more

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Add JSS read user

I am trying to add a restricted user account that has read only privileges. I would like this person to be able to search for computers in the JSS only, so they can see when a computer was logged into, where it was logged into, and by whom. I created...  View more

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McAfee Endpoint Security for Mac

We're looking at McAfee Endpoint Security for Mac 10.2.1 and it comes with four components that have to be installed in order: McAfee Agent (MA). The 1990's style install.sh script that you have to wrap and trigger via postinstall script in PKG. McAf...  View more

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Edit MDM Profile W/ Apple Configurator

Does anybody know how I can edit our MDM profile with Apple Configurator? It states "Mobile Device Management Profiles cannot be edited". I would like to make changed to the name and organization without changing my whole MDM. Thanks!  View more

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Best way to package GNU Tar-1.29 for macOS?

Has anyone attempted to create a .dmg or .pkg for GNU Tar-1.29? /Know the best way to go about it? I'm installing from terminal but running into a /usr/share/man/man1/tar.1 permission denied error during './configure && make && make install' before I...  View more

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Parameter Issue in Script When Used in Policy

Greetings, all! I have a pretty (what I believe to be) nifty script which checks to see if specified processes or applications are running before executing a policy. My first really application for this is to be used for Office 2016 updates. I would ...  View more

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Composer created .pkg's removing applications

Has anyone else experienced the following issue? When using Composer to create .pkg files for apps that are a single .app, I have been reusing a previously created .pkg's source (like a template) and simply replacing the .app with new the one I want ...  View more

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Casper Imaging AD Binding

So I have set up an AD bind in Casper Imaging, but binding never seems to work automatically. We can, however, do this manually through Directory Utility. Also, I cannot create a policy and use that to bind to the domain through push or Self-Service....  View more

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Jamf Agent install and App Deployment

Hi All, I m working on a trial subscription for JAMF-Casper Suite product. for test purpose I have 2 MAC machines. Initially I was able to enrol both the devices in JAMF without any issue, however unintientially I deleted Update Inventory policy (Def...  View more

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Curtain Mode in Screen Sharing application El Capitan

I know this is a long shot but am trying to resolve the problem of users remoting in from their own machines at home to their work machines in a shared office. With the Screen Sharing application being useful and working fully the only major downside...  View more

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Visual Studio for Mac deployment

I already have users banging down my door to get Visual Studio installed on their Macs. I let 1 user download it to be a guinea pig. The installation prompted 3 or 4 times for admin credentials for several different components. It's kinda similar to ...  View more

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Connect to new Wifi on ipad set up as shared device

Hi, anyone having experience with the following situation and might have a good solution for this: I have iPads set up as a shared device, and also a bunch of managed Apple IDs. All the devices uses our Wifi at work. Recently I had a teacher bringing...  View more

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