Advanced User Searches

Advanced user searches allow you to use detailed search criteria to search for users in Jamf Pro. These types of searches give you more control over your search by allowing you to do the following:

  • Generate specific search results.

  • Specify which attribute fields to display in the search results.

  • Save the search.

Creating an Advanced User Search

  1. Log in to Jamf Pro.

  2. Click Users at the top of the page.

  3. Click Search Users.

  4. Click New images/download/thumbnails/79185466/Icon_New_Button.png .

  5. Use the Search pane to configure basic settings for the search.

    To save the search, select the Save this Search checkbox.

  6. Click the Criteria tab and add criteria for the search:

    1. Click Add images/download/thumbnails/79185466/Icon_Add_Button.png .

    2. Click Choose for the criteria you want to add.

    3. Choose an operator from the Operator pop-up menu.

    4. Enter a value in the Value field or browse for a value by clicking Browse images/download/thumbnails/79185466/Browse_icon.png .

    5. Repeat steps a through d to add criteria as needed.

  7. Choose an operator from the And/Or pop-up menus to specify the relationships between criteria.

  8. To group criteria and join multiple operations, choose parentheses from the pop-up menus around the criteria you want to group.

  9. Click the Display tab and select the attribute fields you want to display in your search results.

    Note: Some criteria cannot be viewed in advanced search results in Jamf Pro. These criteria can be selected for export from the Export Only pane.

  10. Click Save.

Operations in the search take place in the order they are listed (top to bottom).

The results of a saved search are updated each time user information is modified and users meet or fail to meet the specified search criteria.

To view the search results, click View.

To export the search results, click Export and follow the on-screen instructions.

Viewing Advanced User Search Results

  1. Log in to Jamf Pro.

  2. Click Users at the top of the page.

  3. Click Search Users.

  4. Click the advanced user search you want to view the results for.

  5. Click View.

The list of search results is displayed.

Related Information

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