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Software Deployment Recipes (macOS)

The Software Deployment Recipes section for macOS offers a curated selection of recipes and guides to simplify the deployment of software and applications on your macOS devices. Explore best practices for automating software installations, customizing settings, and managing updates efficiently. Whether you're deploying apps across a single Mac or managing a fleet of devices, these recipes provide valuable insights into package creation, deployment methods, and utilizing macOS management tools. Enhance productivity, streamline software distribution, and maintain control over your macOS ecosystem with these tried-and-tested deployment recipes.

Amazon Kindle Deployment (macOS App)

Description To create a Kindle.app Fileset, there is no need for Fileset Magic. Instead, drag-an...

Audacity and Lame Deployment (macOS)

Description Audacity is a great free, open source, cross-platform audio software for Mac OS, Win...

Box Sync Deployment (macOS)

Description Box Sync is a desktop sync application that keeps all your files safe and secure in ...

Comic Life Deployment (macOS Fileset Magic)

Description A simple way to install Comic Life on macOS and record that it was registered. Ensur...

CrowdStrike Falcon Protection (macOS)

Description Needing to deploy to CrowdStrike Falcon antivirus to your macOS fleet? FileWave has ...

Fileset recipe to block applications by name (macOS Script)

The Fileset will block the supplied list of applications on your macOS machines by running a scri...

Firefox Configuration Recipe (macOS)

Description After installing Firefox, some configuration may be desirable, examples may include:...

Google Chrome Configuration recipe (macOS)

Description After installing Chrome, some configuration may be desirable, examples may include: ...

Microsoft Defender Recipe (macOS)

Description Example recipe for deploying Microsoft Defender. Ingredients The list is actually ...

Google Chrome Extension Management (macos)

Description Chrome Extensions, like ClassSpaces, can be managed via FileWave on multiple device ...

Google Chrome Install Recipe (macOS)

Description Installation of Chrome or any app that simply goes in /Applications can be fairly si...

Homebrew Deployment (macOS Script)

Description Homebrew, or also known as simply Brew is the missing package manager for macOS (o...

iBooks Author Deployment (macOS App)

Description Member of iTunes U? Need to get iBooks Author out to your staff? We can do that. In...

Installomator - The one installer script to rule them all (macOS PKG)

Description This article delves into the application of Installomator, a shell script, in combin...

Lightspeed Smart Agent Deployment (macOS)

Description Need to deploy the latest version of Lightspeed Smart Agent along with your configur...

Microsoft Office Deployment (macOS)

What Deploying Microsoft Office for macOS with FileWave is the process of pushing out Microsoft ...

Microsoft Skype Deployment (macOS App)

Description Skype is a self-contained application and so deployment is as simple and getting it ...

PaperCut recipe (macOS)

Description Needing to deploy the PaperCut Print Deploy client to a macOS client managed by File...

Parallels Desktop for Mac Business Edition Deployment (macOS)

Description Creating a FileSet for Mass rollout of Parallels Desktop for Mac Business Edition Ve...

Renew - A tool to get users to reboot periodically (macOS Script)

Description For remote tools to work reliably, and for security patches to be properly installed...

swiftDialog Deployment (macOS PKG)

Description This article provides instructions on how to deploy swiftDialog using FileWave. swif...

VMware Carbon Black Cloud sensor recipe (macOS)

Description VMware Carbon Black is a powerful endpoint protection solution that plays a critical...

Wacom Tablet Deployment (macOS Fileset Magic)

Description Installing the Wacom intuos drivers Last tested with WacomTablet 6.3.30 Ingredient...

XCreds - Log in to your Mac with your Cloud Password (macOS PKG)

Description XCreds supercharges your Mac login window. Use your Azure, Google Cloud, Okta or a...