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Configure AirWatch for MacOS

Airwatch is an enterprise MDM solution that manages devices from a single console. We recommend using Airwatch to deploy Clients to your AD connected macOS devices. All macOS devices must be connected to AD.

Login to your AirWatch admin console.

  1. Go to Devices > Staging and provisioning > Components > Files/Actions page.

  2. Click Add files/Actions and select macOS.

  3. In the General tab enter the required information.

  4. In Files tab upload the preinstall script, pkg file, and scripts. Also, mention the local path where these files should be downloaded.

  5. In Manifest, under Install Manifest add the below steps in the same order.

    1. Step 1

      1. Action to perform: Run

      2. Command Line and Arguments to run : chmod +x <Install script local path> (Refer point 4 )

      3. Timeout : As you wish (default 0)

    2. Step 2

      1. Action to perform : Run

      2. Command Line and Arguments to run :sudo <Install script local path> param1 param2 param3 param4

      3. Timeout : As you wish (default 0)

      4. For UPN mode, the params are : <adonman url> <Org Key> upn

      5. For peruserconfig mode, params are: <adonman url> <Org Key> < peruserconfig

      6. For Email based, params are: <tenant url> <AD domain name> <Rest API token>

    3. Step 3

      1. Action to perform : Install

      2. File Path and Name to Install <pkg file local path>

    4. Then go to Devices > Staging & Provisioning > Product List View and Click Add Product.

    5. Select MacOS as the platform.

    6. In the General tab, enter the required details.

    7. In manifest, under the policy action, specify the following:

      • Action to perform : Install Files/Actions

      • Files/Actions : Select the files/action created above