Jamf Unlock Release History

1.2.0 (2021-12-06)

The following Jamf Unlock features and are now available:

  • Support for logging into a paired Mac computer.


    Logging into a Mac computer requires Jamf Connect 2.6.0 or later. For more information, see the Jamf Connect Release History.

  • UI translation for Japanese, French, German, and Spanish.

  • The Paired Devices window in the Jamf Connect menu bar app now displays the user's paired device name rather than just the device type.

  • Improvements to the device pairing UI that ensure prompts asking for access to the device camera, location, and Bluetooth correctly display.

  • The PIN authentication UI no longer displays an expiration timer when a static PIN type is configured.

  • Added additonal information to the app home screen that displays when a managed app configuration on the device is missing or invalid.

This update will be available in the App Store when it's approved by Apple.

1.1.0 (2021-07-12)

New Managed App Configuration Settings

You can now use the following new settings to configure when users are required to use Face ID or Touch ID:

Require biometric authentication to open app
Require users to use Face ID or Touch ID to open the Jamf Unlock app. This setting is set to false by default.
Require biometric authentication to complete authentication requests
Require users to use Face ID or Touch ID to complete each authentication request from a paired computer. This setting is set to true by default.

Bug Fixes

  • [JC-2605] Fixed instances of overlapping text in on the device pairing screens that occured on some device hardware models.

  • [JC-2748] Jamf Unlock now respects any text size configured in device settings.

  • [JC-2791] The PIN expiration timer, when configured, no longer counts down twice as fast as the configured time.