Reply To: Block software update notifications on Mac using Hexnode

AvatarGrace Baker
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Hey, Thanks for reaching out to us.

Yes, the administrator will be able to upgrade the DEP-enrolled macOS devices to its latest OS version using Hexnode:

  • Navigate to Policies-> macOS-> Security-> OS updates and click Configure.
  • Click on the drop-down list next to the option Choose your OS update settings.
  • You will have the following options to choose from:
    Notify Only: Notify the user of a software update via App Store.
    Download Only: Download the software update without installing it.
    Download and Install: The updated version will get downloaded and installed automatically.
    Install: An already downloaded software update will get installed.
    Install later: Download the software update and install later.
    macOS updates
  • Associate targets and save the policy.

Please check out our help doc on scheduling macOS updates.

Grace Baker
Hexnode MDM