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 Data Collection  Device specific data in Addigy Addigy processes data from our Data Controller's (Addigy Customers) who sign up for Addi...
Fri, 2 Apr, 2021 at 2:33 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