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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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Logout previously logged in user at login

In a lab environment we'd like to log out a current logged in user while fast user switching is enabled. Can anyone come up with a script to accomplish this? The previously logged in user can be anyone. When logging in all previous sessions must be s...  View more

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Post Install Script of Application Support files.

I have a application i built with Winetools. For this app to get settings it has a Application Support folder. I try to build the package and have this folder sit in /tmp. Then Postinstall sh to copy this to Current users Application Support. The app...  View more

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Post Install SH Script Fails

I'm trying to make the Office 2016 Items show up on the dock via a post install script. I want to use Apple's built in tool. I run the following command in terminal and it works. I then that it and place it in the post install script and it doesn't d...  View more

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How Have You Set Up FV?

Here we usually image the machine with my base build stick them in a draw then when the user is ready we will profile for that user, log-in, month the drives they require, then send FV through casper remote, then restart, and login and we need to ena...  View more

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Login window profiles causing screen to never lock

Since 9.82, we've been getting lots of complaints about users' screens not locking after sleep or screensaver. Finally figured out it's our login window profiles. Pulling the profile fixes the issue. Anyone else been dealing with this, or have an ope...  View more

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Windows 10 Deployment using Winclone / Casper Imaging

Just curious if anyone has been successful at deploying a Windows 10 Winclone image on a Mac running El Capitan using Casper Imaging I have tried just about every method I know of and cant seem to get the Windows 10 image to boot after being deployed...  View more

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Removal of Native iOS Apps

Hello everyone - I am a n00b to JAMF Nation... My Discussion Question: Can I remove native iOS apps from my iOS configuration? iBooks, Contacts, Photo Booth, Reminders, Notes, Tips, Find my iPhone, and Find Friends. If this is a duplicate, my apologi...  View more

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Cache Apple Updates

Hello everyone, I am currently using JAMF for a K-12 school district and am wondering how the Software Update Server works within JAMF. Is my current assumption correct: Updates are cached to the local servers and that's where the Mac's pull updates ...  View more

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Lauchagents and plist help

Hello, I'm trying to use launchagents to run a login script for every user -- on every login to a machine. So far I've created the plist, and the script (it just creates a link to that users home directory on the desktop) What I'm having trouble with...  View more

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Black screen with cursor on logout OS X 10.11.X

Hello, Clients of mine have been using 10.10.X for some time now and I have started upgrading many machines to OS X 10.11.4. One thing I've noticed is on logout the screen will display a black screen with just a cursor. The only thing I've found to r...  View more

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Check-in Frequency

I have received a request to change the check-in frequency to once a day and I was wondering if that was even possible. It looks like it can only be set to 5, 15, 30 or 60 minutes?  View more

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Pushing OS X 10.11 "El Capitan" Installer

Hello Everyone, I'm currently tasked with pushing out El Capitan to computers at a K-12 school district. Let me give you some background on what is currently going on: We have approximately 400 MacBook Pro computers that were purchased last summer on...  View more

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Unapproved caller error after installing updates

Hello. On every computer that I update from 10.11.3 to 10.11.4, on log off the only thing that shows is Here's the updates that were available to each device: Finding available softwareSoftware Update found the following new or updated software: RAWC...  View more

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Book Creator app, Support says its Casper

Book Creator app crashes Symptoms: Student attempts to open up app, launches to blank screen. Will either remain unresponsive or automatically quit. Issue persists after app restart or device restart. Attempting to update through iTunes or Self Servi...  View more

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Desktop Background & ScreenSaver Management

hello JAMF Nation, may i ask if there is a way for us to manage the desktop background & screensaver for all users who will login to a mac? company is requesting a specific desktop background (like anouncements or events)company is requesting a scree...  View more

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Deploying LDAP Server Info to 10.11 Clients

Hello, I have been doing well in the past (before 10.11) with deploying our LDAP server information to clients but now it no longer works correctly. I used to build a dmg with Composer which had the ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.AddressBook.plist i...  View more

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Cloud Distribution Point - not failing over?

Where do you set the cloud DP as the failover? When I edit my various DPs, and view the list of Failover DPs, the cloud DP is not an option to select. I have my internal DP set as master but cannot select my cloud DP as a backup?  View more

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iOS User Enrollment MDM Profile

How do I correct this so that it shows up as Verified. We recently decided to move the iOS management from MobileIron to JAMF and in MobileIron, all we had to do is upload the SSL certificate from Entrust to make this work. In JSS, I went to PKI > Ex...  View more

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Macbook Pro/Air deployment without Thunderbolt display

Our organization is trying to find more cost effective way of deploying Macbook setup without becoming an hassle. Currently, all Macbook Pro/Air users get Thunderbolt display at their desk to act as a docking station. This setup is always being compa...  View more

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HTTP File Share Distribition Point Trouble

Today I updated my HTTP File Share Distribution point from 10.11.3 to 10.11.4. As expected Server.app uncommented port 80 in /Library/Server/Web/Config/Proxy/apache_serviceproxy.conf, so I commented it back out. However, the HTTP downloads still don’...  View more

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Need bash script help

I hate being such a script noob. I feel like I'm really close but am missing some critical piece of information in order to get this script to work. This script is intended to get the name of the current user and then make that user an admin, or make...  View more

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Smart group based on process name?

Is there a way to create a smart group based on a process name? We have carbon black installed. Some clients are not working. need to make a group based on the processname: CbOsxSensorService I know we can create a policy that checks for processes, b...  View more

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