In the prep for deploying macOS 12 to our shared devices this winter, I
noticed that the old method of suppressing the "What's New in macOS ___"
notifications does not appear to work on macOS 12. It looks like that
touristd plist is no longer used on...
I'm playing around with the built in Patch Management on Jamf 10.29. My
test programs are Microsoft Edge, R Statistical, and R Studio. Most of
these went through without issue. Some are stuck on Pending, and that's
not the weird part.The weird part i...
I've be tasked with creating a deferral prompt for a Managed OS
workflow. I've gotten everything figured out....except for LaunchD to
actually trigger the deferred policy at a later time. Here's the problem
section of code. ## Writes a simple script ...
We've started getting machines with the T2 chip, so our old reimaging
approach isn't going to work anymore. I've written up a quick script
that should make things easier for us, but I could use a second set of
eyes to see if there's anything I forgot...
Office 2016 and 2019 both use the same 16.X.X versioning right now, so
my previous Office 2016 Installed smart group includes both Office 2016
and 2019. This didn't really matter before since I was only putting 2019
on completely new machines on 10.1...
The easiest way is probably to use the built in softwareupdate command
to download the appropriate installer on the machine. This will pull the
one you request down from Apple so you don't have to bother with
uploading the installer in Jamf. Plus if ...
I can provide the entire script as well, though I'll have to verify it
doesn't reference anything specific to my workplace that isn't
essential. I don't think it does, other than where I was temporarily
storing the logs.