Does anyone know of a way to prevent OS from checking for/receiving
software updates? We're having a problem with 10.9.5 iMacs that are
connected to external AV systems (these are iMacs set up in classrooms).
After both 2015 security updates the on-b...
I'm in the process of setting up some sites and I ran into a peculiarity
when trying to assign some (but not all) configuration profiles (OS X)
to a site. The site assignment went fine for about 90% of the Profiles.
The renaming 10% won't allow you t...
Yes, that subject line is scary, but hear me out... Yesterday, one of
our clients reported in with the SMART status "Failing." Of course, I
went defcon-1 and immediately insured that I had a good backup in
anticipation of the worst. However, upon rea...
Has anyone had any success leveraging a custom dock for users logged in
to network home directories? In our environment, our classroom computers
(10.8.5) rely on user home directories supplied via AFP. The user logs
in with their username and passwor...
I'm running into trouble with installing the AcrobatSecUpd11002.pkg
ftp://ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/acrobat/mac/11.x/11.0.02/misc/). I have a
policy set up to deploy the package, yet I returns the follow error when
attempting to execut...
@donmontalvo is there any reason why this won't work with FV2 machines?
It seems to work fine on our unencrypted machines, but when I try to
apply it to a FV2 machine, it reboots into kernel panic, requiring
upgrade/reinstall from a usb flash drive. ...
Not to my knowledge. If anything, HTTP downloads are more flexible for
deploying packages, especially over wireless connections. Search for
HTTP on JAMFNation and you'll find a lot of discussions on the ups and
downs with implementation. Personally, ...
Just upgraded a FileVault 2/Firmware PW MacBook Air with out issue.
However, I've seen the exact issue described above on an iMac running
10.10.2 and it happens at random during restart (boots to ? folder). The
workaround is to boot holding down opti...