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Jamf Pro 11.5.0 Beta is Now Available

Hello Jamf Nation!We have several exciting new features including new Login functionality, Managed Software Updates enhancements, Packages page redesign, and more! You can find more information in the release notes when you enroll.Starting with the J...  View more

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Force Open iPad App

I have deployed Sophos Intercept X to our mac and ipad fleet. running great on the Mac, but on the iPads the app has to be opened before the device is enrolled into Sophos Central to pickup the policies. It's unfeasible to get all our students to man...  View more

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API access - Storage section not expanding

I am importing data from jamf into ServiceNow using the REST API and for some reason the Storage Section is not expanding so I can add those fields, other ones like userandlocation and hardware, any ideas why this would be?  View more

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Unable to install update - flashing constantly

Since last week every iPad gets a flashing box (see below) of an update that's failed.No-one is able to exit out of the error despite hitting OK multiple times. As a result this renders every iPad unusable.Powering it off and on again solves it; howe...  View more

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Upgrading SYM

One method of upgrading your customized Setup Your Mac script to the latest versionIntroductionApple’s Automated Device Enrollment helps streamline Mobile Device Management (MDM) enrollment and device Supervision during activation, enabling IT to man...  View more

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Old Push Certificate

Hi Guys,We renewed our push certificate and it seems that this has not updated on the iPads we are managing meaning that we cannot send any commands out to the iPads. We know restoring them through AC2 works but we manage about 500 of them so isn't f...  View more

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Setting up Time Machine using JAMF

Hi guys,Quick one, what are the correct steps to set up time machine backups to a NAS device using JAMF? I accessed configuration profiles and saw time machine there, but it feels so unnatural that the settings are easily done. Considering that we ar...  View more

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Upgrade Safari Without Upgrading macOS

Hello,My company wants to upgrade all devices to Safari v16.4.1. I know it's possible to upgrade from each endpoint via System Settings/Preferences. But can it be done via Jamf? I figure at the very least I'll need the latest installer, and I can't f...  View more

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GarageBand Essential Sounds Install from Self Service

Hello,I am trying to update our method of deploying out the essential sounds for GarageBand through Self Service. In the past, I had leveraged the Carl Ashley AppleLoops script (it worked great!). After Apple removed Python from the base installation...  View more

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Automating Department ID - Canon Printers

Hello, I was wondering if any knows of a way, if it's either scripting, or making changes to the PPD file, to automate the process of configuring a printers Department ID? We are deploying a Canon copier, that is locked with a department ID, and the ...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.46 - Release Notes Video

Customer Education is back again with our next Jamf Pro Release Notes video! Join us for an overview of some of the new features and enhancements that are available in Jamf Pro 10.46. We hope this resource continues to provide additional details to s...  View more

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Platform SSO experience???

Hey folks..Does anyone have any experience working with the platform SSO feature of Ventura? One of our clients would like to use it, as they do not have a budget for Jamf Connect. I'm not really finding much info on how to setup in my Google searche...  View more

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Computer Name Script

I use a Policy that runs the script below to name our MacBooks to the machine's S/N that runs after enrollment and lately it stopped working. It might be since Ventura came out or one of the revision, but I cannot confirm. I can run the commands manu...  View more

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Jamf Pro 10.46 Now Available

Update 10 May 2023: Cloud upgrades are scheduled for the weekend of 19–20 May (details below). We appreciate your patience. Today we are releasing Jamf Pro 10.46. Highlights of this release include: Declarative Status Reporting for Additional Invento...  View more

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The State of Mac Computer Labs 2023

Hey there,It's that time again folks! We're revving up to upgrade our Mac computer labs at the university this summer. Last time, in 2019, we traded in our Network Accounts with mobile home folders for NoMAD Login when we upgraded from macOS Mojave t...  View more

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ADCS - CN equals

Our machine certificates are formatted by hostname.domain.comWithin the certificate payload, should I use CN=$COMPUTERNAME.domain.com or CN=$HOSTNAME.domain.com? I was hoping I could do it by DNS name only - but the Certificate payload requires a sub...  View more

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Hello Team,This is with regards to MAC performance testing .We are in process of streamlining and identifying a tool which would help us to benchmark MAC system performance across various models (PREFERABLY A LICENSED SOFTWARE) and various enrollment...  View more

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Disable Screen Mirroring

How Can I disable mirroring hp screen on macOS ? Displaylink driver is useless. screens are connected usingHi all,Monitor: 2 x HPE27ED G4 QHDConnection: Test 1: Monitors linked to each other by Display Port cable and one of them is linked to Mac usin...  View more

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VPN on demand not working

Hi folks.I try hard to get VPN On Demand to work. Unfortunately, it currently does not work with Jamf Pro's built-in way (PI-101098), so Jamf Support referred me to iMazing Profile editor. Getting bits and pieces from various web resources together, ...  View more

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