Setup Assistant for Automated Device Enrollment

With Jamf Now, you can customize your users' device setup experience. Steps can be skipped during Setup Assistant when a device enrolls in Automated Device Enrollment. By default, Jamf Now skips the Terms of Service, Diagnostics, and Registration screens for all users. For more information on Auto-Enrollment, see Setting Up Automated Device Enrollment.

Customizing Setup Assistant

  1. Log in to Jamf Now.
  2. Navigate to Auto-Enrollment.
  3. Click Setup Steps.
  4. Select the checkbox for each setup assistant step you want to be displayed while a user is setting up their device.
  5. Click Save Settings.

Setup Assistant Options

The following table outlines the steps that can be skipped during Setup Assistant when a device enrolls in Automated Device Enrollment.

Skip Step

Description

iPad / iPhone

Mac

Apple TV

Update Completed

Skips the Update Completed acknowledgment. Requires iOS/iPadOS 14 or later.

X

 

 

Apps & Data

Skips the option to restore a device from backup.

X

 

 

Move from Android

Skips the Move from Android option on the Restore step.

X

 

 

Restore Completed

Skips the Restore Completed acknowledgment. Requires iOS/iPadOS 14 or later.

X

 

 

Apple Watch

Disables Apple Watch migration.

X

 

 

New Feature Highlights

Skips new operating system highlights.

X

 

 

"Set Up Your Apple TV"

Skips option to configure Apple TV.

 

 

X

Apple ID

Skips the option to sign in with an Apple ID. This will also cause Apple ID required steps to be skipped, including App Store, iCloud, and Apple Pay.

X

X

X

Apple Pay

Disables Apple Pay.

X

X

 

"All your files in iCloud"

Disables iCloud Drive features.

 

X

 

iMessage and FaceTime

Disables iMessage and FaceTime features.

X

 

 

Siri

Disables Siri.

X

X

X

Touch ID/Face ID

Disables Touch ID/Face ID.

X

X

 

Passcode

Skips the option to set a passcode.

X

 

 

Automatic Software Updates

Disables automatic updates.

X

 

 

FileVault Disk Encryption

Disables FileVault disk encryption.

 

X

 

Privacy Policy

Skips the Apple Privacy Policy display.

X

X

X

Terms and Conditions

Skips the Apple Terms and Conditions display.

X

X

X

Registration

Skips the option to register the device with Apple.

 

X

 

App Analytics

Disables crash and usage data sharing.

X

 

X

Location Services

Disables Location Services.

X

X

X

iCloud Analytics

Disables iCloud usage and data sharing.

 

X

 

Accessibility

Skips the Accessibility step on Mac.

 

X

 

True Tone Display

Disables True Tone Display for all devices.

X

X

 

Display Zoom

Skips the option to configure Display Zoom.

X

 

 

Home Button Sensitivity

Skips the option to configure the Home button feedback sensitivity.

X

 

 

Screen Time

Disables Screen Time feature. Requires macOS 10.15 or later for computers.

X

X

 

Add Cellular Plan

Skips option to configure Cellular Plan settings.

X

 

 

Appearance

Skips option to configure Light/Dark Mode. Requires iOS 13 or later, and macOS 10.14 or later.

X

X

 

Get Started

Skips the Get Started step, typically the final step in Setup Assistant. Requires iOS 13 or later.

X

 

 

"Sign In to your TV Provider"

Skips option to sign in to TV provider.

 

 

X

"Where is this Apple TV?"

Skips option to select the room for the Apple TV.

 

 

X

"One Home Screen for Every Apple TV"

Disables the use of one Home Screen for more than one Apple TV.

 

 

X

"See the World"

Disables the downloading of videos provided by Apple.

 

 

X