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Settings for User-Initiated Enrollments (Endpoint Management Tools - Mac)

This article applies to: Endpoint Management Tools


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

Before attempting to use either the Enrollment URL procedure or the Enrollment Invitations procedure, these two settings need to be in place.

Configure SMTP Settings

  1. Login to 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 the gear icon in the top right corner.
  3. Click SMTP Server.
  4. Fill in the values:
    • Server and port: appsmtp.mail.cornell.edu:25
    • Encryption: None
    • Connection Timeout: 5
    • Sender Display Name: Feel free to use a preferred name
    • Sender Email Address: use your notifications EGA
    • leave Requires Authentication UNchecked
  5. Click Save.

Enable User-Initiated Enrollment

  1. Login to 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 the gear icon in the top right corner.
  3. Click Global Management.
  4. Click User-Initiated Enrollment.
  5. Click Edit.
  6. Click the Platforms pane.
  7. Check Enable user-initiated enrollment for computers.
  8. Enter the name and password for a Casper management account.
  9. Check Create management account.
  10. Check Hide management account.
  11. (optional) Check Launch Self Service when done.
  12. (optional) Customize various text fields displayed during enrollment by clicking the Messages pane, then clicking Edit next to English. These fields accept Markdown formatting. Click Done when finished customizing the text fields.
  13. (optional) Click the Access pane to customize which AD groups can self-enroll, along with setting the Site for that group.
  14. Click Save.

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