Release Notes: March, 2018

Release Notes: March, 2018

Mosyle Team
written by Mosyle Team

Release Notes is our monthly update that highlights the new features of Mosyle Manager as well as recent product improvements we’ve made to help you manage Apple devices in your schools and/or district. Here's what we launched in March 2018!

What is New?

Multi-devices: assign more than one device to 1:1 users

Administrators now are able to assign more than one device to 1:1 users. To assign the additional device, navigate to My School and go the User Area.

Device Exception on Management Profiles

When assigning the Apple devices, you are able to select exceptions, choosing the devices that should never receive the particular management profile.

Updates in the criteria-specific groups of devices feature

In this new version, we improved the criteria-specific groups of devices even more based on customers feedback. We optimized the devices filtering and now you are able to receive Reports about the groups through email. We also added new criteria for grouping macOS devices such as CPU Model, RAM, Last Wi-Fi name connected.

Install Enterprise Chrome Extensions

Now you are able to install enterprise Google Chrome extensions to your Mac computer fleet.

New Management Profile Status: Not Compatible

Administrators now can access the View Details area and check out if the restriction was not applied because of system operating incompatibility.

Install iBooks on macOS devices

Now you are able to install iBooks on your school’s Mac computers using VPP licenses. Create this profile by navigating to the Management tab.

View Device Assignments History

You can check out info about all the past user assignments applied to a particular device. Navigate to the Device Info area, select the device and click View Device Assignment History.

New Apple School Manager Parameters

Now you can select “None” for the “Email” option when setting up your school’s Apple School Manager Parameters. Navigate to My School and go to the Apple School Manager Integration area to configure the parameters.

Export Carts Activation Codes in a single PDF file

Now you are able to export all the activation codes of Shared iPad Carts in a single PDF file.

Extra information

iOS 11.3

iOS 11.3

Apple just released iOS 11.3 and made available some functionalities that device administrators are excited about, such as Bluetooth Control, delayed OS update, and Web Clip on Home Layout. In the educational environment, these brand-new functionalities will help IT administrators to have even more control over the iPad fleet as well as make it easier on device management for teachers. Our Apple mobile device management solution for schools is ready to go from day one. Check out all the new capabilities.

Learn More macOS 10.13.4

macOS 10.13.4

Apple launched a new version of the operating system for Mac computers and it brought new MDM functionalities to help Mac Admins to manage their macOS devices with zero-touch. We sorted in this article all the new management profiles and restrictions made available with the latest version of macOS High Sierra and that are already live on Mosyle Manager MDM.

Learn More tvOS 11.3

tvOS 11.3

Apple TVs help teachers to make lessons more dynamic by streaming students iPads screen. The new management functionalities made possible by the Apple MDM Protocol will help schools and districts to get the most of this powerful device. We sorted all the new MDM features for tvOS 11.3 in this article.

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