Casper for Campus Techs
Tips & Tricks for Successful Campus Implementation
Casper Quick Reference
**Last Update: July 2016**
Casper Suite 9.92 – Current Version
Use the Option key to change the JSS when opening an application (i.e. Casper Remote)
Resources are available on the omni server share in a folder named Casper. It contains the QuickAdd packages for each campus and the latest version of the Casper Suite.
To connect on a mac use this address: smb://omnisvr101/install/Casper
To connect on windows use this address: \\omnisvr101\Install\Casper
JAMF Binary – JAMF command line tool
jamf version (Displays version and information about the jamf binary)
jamf help (Provides details about commands)
jamf help recon (Displays all parameters for the recon command)
sudo jamf recon (Run recon to update inventory in JSS)
sudo jamf manage (Enforces the entire management framework from JSS)
sudo jamf policy (Checks for policies on the JSS)
sudo jamf removeFramework (Removes components from client)
JSS Server URLs
Web Portal Address for Enrollment:
On the device you want enroll, open a browser and go to https://kisdjss.killeenisd.org:8443/enroll
The load balancer is the connection to the live production servers. All clients point to the load balancer. The web address for the load balancer is as follows:
The live production servers:
**The master server is JSS105. You should have no problems using this server.
JSS Inventory Collection
Inventory Check In – every hour
Inventory Update – Weekly
The JSS Sandbox is a place where you can test policies, etc. This is the test environment. Nothing inside the sandbox will indicate that you are in the sandbox. You will have to enroll clients in the sandbox before you can play in the sandbox.
Sample Inventory Advanced Searches
Hasn't checked in for > 10 days
This search will show you computers that have not checked in within the last 10 days excluding the primary staff windows users (optional).
Not bound to AD
This search will show you computers that are not bound to Active Directory.
Machines not Managed
This search will show you computers that are managed by the JSS and need to be re-enrolled.