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Jamf Pro 11.2.0 Beta Now Available!

Hello Jamf Nation! Jamf Pro 11.2.0 Beta is now released Now with Dark Mode!! There are also many new features and fixes, please view the release notes for further information. How to join the beta: Enroll in the Beta Program under Product Feedback at...  View more

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Adding Additional Management Account for SSH Use

We have a standard management account that we use which is deployed during imaging and at enrollment. A request has been brought forth to add a second management account. The Local Accounts and Management Accounts payloads do not seem to have this fe...  View more

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JSS Mac Server System Requirements?

As we gain more and more devices (Macs and iOS devices), I'm wondering how many devices it will take until we need something more beefy to run Casper. Currently, were running on a 2012 Mac mini with 1TB Flash, and 16GB of RAM (maxed out). I think I'm...  View more

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Upgraded JSS to 9.9.2, can no longer self enroll

Hi, I upgraded my JSS to 9.9.2 and now I can no longer successfully enroll computers. The quickadd package downloads but during install it hangs on "Running package scripts". This is happening on freshly reimaged machines, multiple hardware types. Is...  View more

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Hard drives filling up due to amount of user accounts

I have carts of MacBook Airs that get heavy use and their hard drives are filling up stating "Startup disk is almost full". I was previously combating a similar issue using a logout hook and removing all accounts and private/var/folders/ contents. Al...  View more

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Dockutil not working on first login

Good Morning or Afternoon I am using Dockutil for my lab computers. Here is a portion of my dockutil script #!/bin/bashsudo -u $3 /usr/local/sbin/dockutil --remove 'Mail' --allhomessudo -u $3 /usr/local/sbin/dockutil --remove 'Launchpad' --allhomessu...  View more

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Upgrade Garageband, Sound Library missing

I was asked to upgrade Garageband in our iMacs in the Lab from 10.0.1 to 10.1.2. As the first time I do this upgrade (Garageband is part of the image when we deploy them to the iMacs) but in this instance it's necessary to upgrade Garageband without ...  View more

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how to remove adware Spigot

I've been monitoring that some of our users installed with Spigot, i can only do a script to delete the spigot folder and plist file from jSS. How can we prevent ppl from installing this adware and uninstall it completely, as well as the extensions o...  View more

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Setting up a test JSS instance

I've read through some other discussions with setting up personal JSS's and I've set up some QA JSS instances on premise at work using a Mac mini and their DNS. But being remote and having a few macs here (not personal) on my home network to test wit...  View more

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Restrict all policies from a computer

Hello everyone, We have a couple computers that are enrolled in JAMF, but we want to make sure they never get any packages or certificates pushed to them. We like the reporting that JSS gives us, especially with the inventory / IP for remote services...  View more

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Java 1.6 compatibility

Hey everyone, Quick note regarding some changes with respect to our support for Java. Java 1.6 (Java 6) has been deprecated in the Casper Suite for several versions, and by Oracle for much longer. The upcoming v9.93 release of the Casper Suite will b...  View more

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Smart Group Erratic Behavior (Bug?)

So we found a potentially weird bug in our JSS. We had an extension attribute that gathered the host name of a system (instead of the standard Computer Name field). There was then a Smart Group scoped to that EA to automatically perform some tasks. F...  View more

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BYOD and monitoring

Hi everyone, my school district is just starting BYOD and we are having an IT debate about how best to manage our wireless users. One staff member wants to have BYOD devices renamed so he can use DHCP and DNS to find trouble devices and I guess manag...  View more

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Auto Logout configuration profile not working ?????

running iMacs with 10.11.5 , and JSS is 9.81. created a configuration profile to auto logout users after 10 minutes of inactivity and after 12 minutes to do a screen saver. Using just the Login Window payload I login and set a timer for 10 minutes an...  View more

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Comprehensive SSID purging from Macs

Related to this discussion https://jamfnation.jamfsoftware.com/discussion.html?id=19092 but a little more specific to our needs: We have our company WiFi that is joined by 802.1x and AD certificates via Configuration Policy pushed by JSS. Many laptop...  View more

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Intermittent Policy application

I have a baffling problem with a Profile I recently set up to turn on the mouse right-click function for the Macs in an estate I'm managing for a customer. I created a Policy to run the following command: defaults write /Users/$USER/Library/Preferenc...  View more

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Casper Imaging cant restore due to insufficient disk space?

Hello all, Recently we deployed a school with JAMF software. We've been busy creating images to deploy with casper imaging. In this case we setup a single upgraded MacBook Pro with SSD with some default software, and created a image using disk utilit...  View more

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is already scheduled for management.

Hi, I am trying to deploy some apps to our school iPads however one iPad keeps spitting: "app* is already scheduled for management." This has been happening for a week. Is there any fix?  View more

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DEP not installing Framework

We are on 9.91 with windows servers and we have played with DEP before, but are now looking at using it more heavily. When I boot up a DEP Enrolled client and go through the enrollment process it installs the MDM profile just fine but does not instal...  View more

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Recon 9.92 Crashes during enrollment

Updated to the 9.92 version of Casper Suite and when enrolling a system Recon crashes, I have uninstalled and reinstalled the Suite with the same results. Below is the Problem Report any help would be greatly appreciated. Process: Recon [44522]Path: ...  View more

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Apple TV JSS Dashboard Application

Hey Admins! If I were to create an Open Source JSS Dashboard application for the new Apple TV, what important information would you like displayed on it? Looking for all sorts of ideas! Any data that can be retrieved through the API is fair game!  View more

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API Error: ComputerGroup is enabled for a site.

I have a script that updates certain policies via the Casper API. These policies are scoped to multiple smart groups in multiple sites. During testing, where I didn't have multiple sites, everything worked fine. But in production, I get some strange ...  View more

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Trying to Disable App Nap System Wide in El Capitan

I found this command to disable app nap through terminal:defaults write NSGlobalDomain NSAppSleepDisabled -bool YES It seems to work if I manually type it into terminal but not if I put it in a policy to execute the command. Is it because Casper runs...  View more

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