File Management/Login on macOS

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Hi! Is it possible to use custom mobile configurations? I want to distribute profiles with configurations for our software deployment client. Can I upload my own .mobileconfig file and push it to macOS devices?
For example, if I create a profile in Apple Profile Manager for Mac login window message and export it as a .mobileconfig, can I use this with Hexnode to push it to devices?

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  • Amy Watson

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    Amy Watson

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    Hey Jack! We do not have the option to upload .mobileconfig files to macOS devices currently. Meanwhile, configuration profiles you are trying to create with Apple Profile Manager can be achieved via policies in Hexnode MDM.
    Glance through the Getting started with Mac management help doc for a preview on macOS device management.

    Cheers!
    Amy Watson
    Hexnode MDM

  • Jack

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    Jack

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    Thank you! Also, would it be possible to add the feature to configure the login window of Mac to text input for Username and Password instead of User list?

  • Amy Watson

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    Amy Watson

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    We’re planning to release this feature shortly. We don’t have an ETA just yet, but as per the last update from the team behind it, we’d say we’re close to launching it.
    Stay tuned for our latest feature updates here:   https://www.hexnode.com/forums/forum/release-notes/

    Cheers!
    Amy Watson
    Hexnode MDM

  • i-davidson

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    i-davidson

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    Hello Amy – what is the status of this feature to add custom .mobileconfigs to macOS devices.  Is it still planned?  I have not seen this as a planned feature in the pricing page for any of the editions including ultra. Thanks for an update.

  • Hexnode Support

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    Hexnode Support

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    Hi,

    Thanks for reaching out!
    Our development team is working on the feature and it should be available in a couple of months. We will inform you as soon as we have an ETA from the team.

    Please reach out to us if you have any questions.

    Cheers!

    The Hexnode MDM Team