Upgrading SYM

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One method of upgrading your customized Setup Your Mac script to the latest version

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Apple’s Automated Device Enrollment helps streamline Mobile Device Management (MDM) enrollment and device Supervision during activation, enabling IT to manage enterprise devices with “zero touch.”

Setup Your Mac aims to simplify initial device configuration by leveraging swiftDialog and Jamf Pro Policy Custom Events to allow end-users to self-complete Mac setup post-enrollment.

Release Cycle

For each of the last several months, an updated version of Setup Your Mac has been released (and reviewing SYM’s CHANGELOG shows it).

Many Mac Admins share the same sentiment:

I’d like to upgrade to the latest version, but there doesn’t seem to be an easy way to both use the new features and maintain my customizations.


The following high-level overview is written for Visual Studio Code; James Smith has an excellent presentation on Visual Studio Code for Mac Admins.

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