JNUC kicked off today with an exciting keynote and some cool product
announcements, but I really can't wait to get back to the in-person JNUC
next year. The virtual conference is great, but personally, I get too
distracted by other things (work) when...
Does anyone know why Jamf does a find of *.vmx files when installing
application updates via Patch Management? Happens with multiple
titles...canceling the update kills the find, and then hitting update
again usually goes through quickly without exec...
I've noticed recently that the Jamf provided MS Office definitions are
reporting "Unknown Version" for all of the Office apps on most of our
client systems. The systems are all running recent office versions (most
on 16.21.x), and the installation pa...
I’ve started working on a depNotify workflow for our computer labs, and
decided to use the pycreateuserpkg (
https://github.com/gregneagle/pycreateuserpkg ) tool for creating a temp
user account w/ autologin enabled. I’m installing the package with a...
We are currently running JSS 9.01 on a 10.7.5 server, and ever since
upgrading to version 9, we've started to experience severe lag whenever
doing anything that might be database intensive. If you click on
something like Computer History it will take...
It really just depends on how the installer / application is designed by
the vendor. When you install via policy, then that install is running as
Root, so that install is running with elevated permissions. If the
installer PKG is designed to also ins...
@L-plateAdmin Just curious, if you are doing this during enrollment,
then why not just use the pre-stage enrollment settings for enforcing
RecoveryLock? Seems like that would be a much simpler route to go. I
only messed with this via the API because ...
@L-plateAdmin I just verified with my own system, and the management ID
is not the same as the hardware UDID. I recently was working on this
same problem last week, and was able to create a script based on the
following article:Recovery Lock Enableme...
Very cool...while I'm not longer in the world of education, I can see
how this would be extremely useful in that realm, along with healthcare.
The greater confidence in privacy for the users / automation for IT, the
Unfortunately, it sounds like the system is at the FileVault unlock
screen, which means that the full OS hasn't been loaded yet. At that
screen, I don't believe things like normal check-in or policies can run,
since the disk is still locked. Without ...