Jamf for Mac

About Jamf

Jamf is the tool Texas State uses to securely deliver software and manage updates on Texas State Mac computers. Jamf delivers the world’s most powerful fusion of flexible, scalable, secure solutions.

  • Available to: Faculty, Staff, Student Employees
  • Where to use: Texas State Mac computers
  • Cost: Free

Get Started


  • Jamf is to be installed only on Texas State-owned computers. You must be logged in as an administrator on the computer to install the software.
  • If you are using a TXST-owned computer off-campus, make sure to connect via VPN before using Jamf.

If you have questions about these prerequisites, please contact ITAC or your department's technical support person (TSP) before proceeding.

Installation Instructions

If you cannot find this software on your Mac computer, contact your departmental Technical Support Person (TSP) or begin a LiveChat session, and a friendly ITAC support agent will be happy to help troubleshoot.


See the below help articles for step-by-step instructions on how to use Jamf.

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