Jamf School Release History

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Due to a translation delay, translated versions of this guide may not be up-to-date with the latest version. If translated guides do not match the most recent product version, refer to the English version of this guide.

11.0.12 (2023-01-23)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

Profiles with a large quantity of apps now load correctly.

11.0.11 (2023-01-12)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • You can now add a password policy when uploading staff data to Apple School Manager.

  • Fetching OUs now works correctly during LDAP syncing.

11.0.10 (2023-01-10)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Improvements and updates to user workflows in the Setup Assistant.

  • In the Jamf School Student app, all active lessons now display the correct start and end dates.

Recently Updated Documentation

11.0.9 (2023-01-05)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Users are now alerted when they cannot move users to locations by uploading a CSV file within the main location.

  • Updating all devices no longer causes your browser to crash.

11.0.8 (2022-12-15)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

When filtering device models on the Devices > Inventory page, it now displays only managed devices.

11.0.7 (2022-12-14)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • When using the Jamf Teacher app, teachers can now view all of the apps available for lessons.

  • Smart group filters now work correctly.

  • iOS apps now correctly scope to M1 Mac device groups.

11.0.6 (2022-12-01)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • You can now clear a user's login history on shared devices.

  • When adding on-demand apps to a group, user's settings are no longer removed from the device.

11.0.5 (2022-11-30)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • The Safe Internet payload no longer scopes to devices after Safe Internet is disconnected.

  • In Jamf Teacher, all settings for shared lessons now share correctly.

11.0.4 (2022-11-22)

Update to In-House macOS Packages

When adding in-house macOS packages, you can now enable a checkbox that allows you to upload a raw package. If you enable the checkbox, Jamf School will not modify the package, and you will have to manually replace the package if the signature expires.

11.0.3 (2022-11-14)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • An error no longer occurs when iOS apps install on M1 MacBooks.

  • When the Force device location move checkbox is enabled, it now allows devices with users assigned to sub-locations to be moved.

  • Admins can now delay software updates on macOS devices.

11.0.2 (2022-11-10)

Deprecations and Removals

The following items have been deprecated in this release:
  • Basic authentication in Exchange Username and password will be removed from the Exchange payload in this release due to Open Authorization requirements. You must now use Open Authorization for authentication.

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

Apps now scope properly without reinstalling or getting removed.

Jamf School User Interface (2022-11-10)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

Modified table settings displayed in German now accurately display within the table.

11.0.1 (2022-10-31)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • When refreshing devices in bulk, devices now refresh successfully.

  • macOS packages now upload correctly in Jamf School.

11.0.0 (2022-10-24)

Compatibility with iOS, iPadOS, macOS, and tvOS

Jamf School 11.0.0 provides compatibility and new feature support based on testing with the latest Apple beta releases of the following:

  • macOS Ventura 13

  • iOS 16

  • iPadOS 16

  • tvOS 16

This includes compatibility for the following management workflows:

  • Enrollment and inventory reporting

  • Profiles

  • App distribution

  • Jamf Teacher, Jamf School Student, and Jamf Parent installation

  • Jamf Teacher, Jamf School Student, and Jamf Parent launches and connections

  • App distribution via Jamf Teacher and Jamf School Student

Accessibility Enhancements

Jamf School introduces the following accessibility settings:

  • Enable bold text

  • Increase contrast

  • Reduce motion

  • Reduce transparency

  • Enable touch accommodations

  • Enable voiceover

  • Enable zoom

  • Text size (for apps that support dynamic text)

Mobile Device Profiles

SettingKey Included in PayloadRequirementsNotes
Restrictions (Enhancements)
Allow Mail Privacy ProtectionallowMailPrivacyProtection iOS 15.2 or laterYou can now allow Mail Privacy Protection on devices.

Computer Profiles

SettingKey Included in PayloadRequirementsNotes
Restrictions (Enhancements)
Allow Universal ControlallowUniversalControlmacOS 13 or later*You can now allow Universal Control to control multiple devices from one trackpad/mouse and keyboard.
Firewall (Enhancements)
Allow SignedAllowSignedmacOS 12.3 or laterYou can now allow built-in software to receive incoming connections.
Allow Signed AppAllowSignedAppmacOS 12.3 or laterYou can now allow downloaded and signed software to receive incoming connections.
Extensible Single Sign On (Enhancements)
Authentication MethodAuthenticationMethodmacOS 13 or later*You can now use the Platform SSO with your identity provider.
Registration TokenRegistrationTokenmacOS 13 or later*You can now use the token your device uses for registration with Platform SSO and the identity provider.
Extensible Single Sign On - Kerberos Extension Data (Enhancements)
Allow Platform SSO Authentication FallbackallowPlatformSSOAuthFallbackmacOS 13 or later*If usePlatformSSOTGT is also enabled, then users can manually sign in.
Perform Kerberos Requests OnlyperformKerberosOnlymacOS 13 or later*

The Kerberos Extension handles Kerberos requests only. It does not check for password expiration, show the password expiration in the menu, check for external password changes, perform password sync, or retrieve the home directory.

Use a ticket-granting ticket (TGT) from Platform SSO to sign in usePlatformSSOTGTmacOS 13 or later*You can now use a TGT from Platform SSO instead of requesting a new ticket.

*Feature support is based on testing with the latest Apple beta releases.

Computer Bulk Action Commands

Quick Action CommandRequirementsNotes
Change accessibility settingsmacOS 13 or later*You can now change accessibility settings in Devices > Overview.
Reset accessibility settingsmacOS 13 or later*You can now reset accessibility settings in Devices > Overview.

*Feature support is based on testing with the latest Apple beta releases.

Mobile Device Bulk Action Commands

Quick Action CommandRequirementsNotes
Change accessibility settingsiOS 16 or laterYou can now change accessibility settings in Devices > Overview.
Reset accessibility settingsiOS 16 or laterYou can now reset accessibility settings in Devices > Overview.