This guide is designed for system administrators planning to administer Faronics Power Save Mac with the Casper Suite. This guide provides step-by-step instructions for deploying, managing, and reporting on Power Save with the Casper Suite.
Extension attributes are custom fields that allow you to collect almost any piece of attribute data from a computer.
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This attribute checks for the CPU Sleep Time configured in Faronics Power Save. Values returned are an integer in a number of minutes. This attribute has been tested with Power Save 2.0.
Power Save - CPU Sleep Time.xml (884 B)
This attribute checks for updates of Faronics Power Save. This attribute has been tested with Power Save 2.0.
Power Save - Check For Updates.xml (789 B)
This attribute checks for the Display Sleep Time configured in Faronics Power Save. Values returned are an integer in a number of minutes. This attribute has been tested with Power Save 2.0.
Power Save - Display Sleep Time.xml (904 B)
This attribute displays the status of Faronics Power Save. Values returned include "Enabled" and "Disabled". This attribute has been tested with Power Save 2.0.
Power Save - Status.xml (940 B)
Package manifests allow Composer to build packages from software that is already installed without taking snapshots.
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Licensed software records in Jamf Pro let you store information about the software licensed to your organization.
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Scripts can be executed on managed computers using a Policy or Jamf Remote. Most scripts also work with other management tools.
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This script configures the Power Save application. To configure a certain setting, either pass the value for the setting, or modify the variable in this script. For example, to set the display sleep setting to make the display sleep after 10 minutes, modify the "displaySleep" variable to equal "10"
configurePowerSave.sh (5.11 KB)
This script disables the Power Save application. If settings have not already been specified, please see the script titled "configurePowerSave.sh" prior to running this script.
disablePowerSave.sh (4.58 KB)
Managed Preference (MCX) manifests allow you to enforce settings on managed computers with Jamf Pro. These files also work with Workgroup Manager.
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