Hi, folks. I'm trying to create a default home screen layout for iPads,
to be applied during enrollment. These are single-user iPads and the
general goal is to provide sensible defaults without locking anything
down. Unfortunately, the "Home Screen L...
I've encountered a strange problem on a smallish (I hope) number of Macs
where the recovery partition does not match the installed OS. This
causes some OS updates to fail, since they reboot into recovery to
complete installation. In particular, I'm s...
I have a group of iPads that all need access to a department-managed
contact list. We're accomplishing this right now by using a Google
account for shared contacts. We're also pushing everyone's Exchange
account via configuration profile. The problem...
Somewhere around the 9.96 upgrade, we saw a major decline in
performance. We've been living with it for a long time now, and it's a
drag. We've have had many calls with Jamf over the years, tweaked this
and that, and never seen major improvements. I ...
I have the Dropbox kext whitelisted via Jamf, but on first run Dropbox
still prompts the user to approve it in System Preferences and won't
proceed until they do (which of course they can't, since it's already
approved). The only way out is to close ...
User will be prompted for the recovery key as soon as the device boots
into Recovery Mode You only need to enter a key/password if you want to
mount the disk. If you simply want to erase the Mac and reinstall macOS,
you only need to go to the "Recove...
It's time to start thinking of the Mac more like an iPad iPads have Lost
Mode and you cannot bypass DEP/ADE during setup. On M1 Macs there's
nothing stopping someone from wiping it and reinstalling macOS, then
using it free and clear from there on, c...