Miscellaneous

Applying a Password Policy to macOS Devices Using a Script
Password policies are a powerful way to ensure that your users have appropriate strong passwords and that they update their passwords regularly. If you'...
Fri, 7 Feb, 2020 at 3:33 PM
Running Commands as Users on a Device
The Addigy agent runs as the root user on each device, so any scripts run through the Devices or Policies sections of Addigy will need special consideration...
Thu, 4 Oct, 2018 at 4:12 PM
Prompting End Users with Custom MacManage Notifications
The Addigy Self Service application, called MacManage.app, provides the ability to send custom prompts to end-users. Below is an example script that can...
Wed, 10 Jun, 2020 at 5:44 PM
Manually Tracking and Controlling the Policy of a Device
The Addigy policier is the software utility that downloads, installs, and tracks the progress of all the items applied to a policy. In this article, we'...
Thu, 4 Oct, 2018 at 3:27 PM
Sending a Restart Command With A Valid Exit Code
With any fleet of MacOS devices, the time will come to restart some devices. Maybe it is for maintenance, for a software update, or for troubleshooting an i...
Thu, 4 Oct, 2018 at 3:26 PM
Complete Port Usage for Addigy
Installing the Addigy agent is a very simple process that can be done on almost any network. The agent only needs port 443 for *.addigy.com open. However, t...
Wed, 21 Oct, 2020 at 5:02 PM
Using the FileVault-Manager Utility for Advanced Encryption Solutions
FileVault disk encryption, the built-in encryption of macOS, is a beast to manage. Enabling FileVault can be painstaking and risky. Losing both a device...
Thu, 4 Oct, 2018 at 3:25 PM
FileVault Error 38 or Error 188 Troubleshooting
Addigy Support has identified several unique FileVault errors that have little documentation. FileVault deferred enablement often results in a loop behavio...
Thu, 24 May, 2018 at 11:27 AM
Addigy GDPR Data Audit
Addigy GDPR Data Audit Device specific data in Addigy Addigy processes data from our Data Controller's (Addigy Customers) who sign up for Addig...
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019 at 12:41 PM
Addigy GDPR Data Audit for Third-Party Integrations
Addigy Third-Party Integrations Data Privacy is a very important part of the Addigy Platform and we realize that some partners rely on third-party integ...
Wed, 30 May, 2018 at 6:41 PM