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Deploy Software (Endpoint Management Tools - Mac)

This article applies to: Endpoint Management Tools, Antivirus


This page is intended for IT support professionals. End users should contact local IT support.

Once a software package is built, configured, uploaded and assigned a category (as described in our Package Software for Deployment guide), you may use a policy to install the package. The client computer downloads and runs the install in the background next time they check in.

  1. Log into your JSS site at https://jssmgt.it.cornell.edu/<JSSInstance>
    replacing <JSSInstance> with your instance's name.
    For example, https://jssmgt.it.cornell.edu/limnology
  2. Click Computers.
  3. Click Policies.
  4. Click the blue plus sign icon.
  5. Select your Site.
  6. Pick a Category.
  7. Pick a Trigger.
  8. Indicate the Execution Frequency.
  9. Select the Packages or other sidebar item to add to the payload.
  10. Click the Scope tab.
  11. Add target computers.
  12. Click Save when finished.

About this Article

Last updated: 

Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 12:58am

Audience: 

IT Professionals

Operating System: 

Macintosh

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