About Jamf's AppConfig Utility
The AppConfig Generator is a tool which assists in the generation of configuration plist for a mobile app on a device enrolled in an MDM solution (Mobile Device Management).
For more information on AppConfig visit appconfig.org or view the AppConfig Spec Reference
What can be customized in SPIN?
The following SPIN features can be easily customized via the AppConfig utility. Several other functions can be manually edited via the App Configuration section of SPIN Safe Browser inside your Mobile Device Management solution. For additional functions, please refer to our detailed guide here: Jamf Pro + SPIN Safe Browser (iOS) documentation.
|Jamf's AppConfig Generator screenshot|
Content categories to block: our defaults are already selected by default when you load our specfile.
The core categories from our specfile shouldn't be toggled off unless you want to give your users access to the content associated within the category.
Blocked website list: if you wish to block specific websites, add the domains here
Allowed website list: add websites that may be blocked in a content category but you wish to allow access.
Steps to follow
Visit Jamf's AppConfig Generator website: https://beta.appconfig.jamfresearch.com/generator.
- From the dropdown, choose "xml"
- The customizable options will be displayed
- Edit your preferences
- Click on Download Plist
- Open the Plist
- Copy and paste all of the content into the App Configuration section of SPIN Safe Browser in your Mobile Device Management.
Jamf School users: you can simply copy the whole contents of the plist file and it will probably parse the code.
Jamf Pro users: you will need to remove the following top three lines before pasting and replace it with <plist>
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
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