Apple and K12 IT

Mitigating Mac Enrollment Failures

While working to enroll 1,000+ Macs to prep for the start of school, we found a large number were failing to get an enrollment configuration during Setup Assistant. There were three distinct ways the process failed.

Allow Local Only Account Login

There are times when you may want to only allow local account logins, but also bind to a directory service like AD. Though mobile accounts are a thing of the past and should be avoided, binding in your environment could still have a place.

Jamf Cat Report

jamf_cat_report.py is a Python tool to output Jamf Pro mobile device app catalog info in a nicely formatted CSV. Here’s an example CSV of the type of data you’ll get.

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