macOS Server Account Lockout Policy Enforcement

In light of macOS Server removing the Account Lockout Policy Enforcement feature from the GUI, one can still apply this enforcement by way of terminal command on the Open Directory Server itself. For Example: Set LDAP Account Policy Enforcement: pwpolicy -a <<diradmin>> -p <<password>> -u <<username to unlock> -setpolicy "maxFailedLoginAttempts=1" ** This sets 5 password … Continue reading macOS Server Account Lockout Policy Enforcement

Adobe Check expiration of volume or enterprise serial numbers

Run AdobeExpiryCheck tool Run AdobeExpiryCheck on a local Windows machine Launch command prompt and run the AdobeExpiryCheck tool. The tool displays the product licensing identifier, the encrypted serial number, and the expiration date. Link to Adobe Creative Cloud Software: Adobe Creative Cloud 12-month Plan Subscription

Adobe CC 2018 Enterprise make-adobe-cc-license-pkg

Timothy Sutton timsutton - Bromont, Québec - Tim has written a script that packages adobe serialization tools This is a command-line tool that makes it easier to deploy Adobe Creative Cloud device license files (output by the Creative Cloud Packager application) on OS X, by building them into a standard OS X package installer. Timothy … Continue reading Adobe CC 2018 Enterprise make-adobe-cc-license-pkg

Global Launch Daemons launchd

Save the file here: /Library/LaunchDaemons/examplelaunchd.plist set root permission: sudo chown root /Library/LaunchDaemons/examplelaunchd.plist sudo launchctl load -w /Library/LaunchDaemons/examplelaunchd.plist You can stop the service using the unload subcommand. sudo launchctl unload /Library/LaunchDaemons/examplelaunchd.plist sudo launchctl list Link:

what’s keeping my Mac awake

pmset -g assertions link: If you are looking for the nuclear option like I was: sudo systemsetup -setcomputersleep Never Schedules a repeating wake or power on event every tuesday at 12:00 noon, and a repeating sleep event every night at 8:00 PM. pmset repeat wakeorpoweron T 06:00:00     link here: