# Deployment

It's easy to enable migrations using Alectrona Migrator for your Macs using Jamf Pro.

  1. First, obtain the latest Alectrona Migrator package (.pkg) and create a package in your Jamf Pro server.
  2. Next, create a script in your Jamf Pro server with the run-migrator-from-jamf-pro.sh (opens new window) file and the following options:
    1. Priority: After
    2. Parameter 4: Alectrona Migrator License
    3. Parameter 5: Title Used in Dialogs
    4. Parameter 6: Alternative Logo URL

Script Screenshot 1

Script Screenshot 2

Script Screenshot 3

  1. Create a Jamf Pro policy and configure the policy to install the Alectrona Migrator package created in Step 1.

Policy Screenshot 1

  1. Additionally, configure the policy to execute the run-migrator-from-jamf-pro.sh (opens new window) script created in Step 2 using the following as parameters:
    1. Alectrona Migrator License: Your license key
    2. Title Used in Dialogs: The title that you would like to appear in the dialogs displayed during the migration process (default is Alectrona Migrator)
    3. Alternative Logo URL: A URL of an image file you'd like to display in some of the dialogs (like a company logo)

Policy Screenshot 2

Tip

The policy you create should have Self Service enabled with a detailed description to ensure end-users are aware of what the policy does. This policy should be scoped to the new Mac.

# Alternate Setup Using a Configuration Profile

You may also use a Configuration Profile to configure the License, Title, and Alternative Logo. If you choose to do this you can leave the script parameters blank in Step 4 above.

Domain: com.alectrona.migrator

Key Description Data Type Example
License Your valid license key provided upon subscription to Alectrona Migrator. String <key>License</key>
<string>LICENSE</string>
Title The title that you would like to appear in the dialogs displayed during the migration process. String <key>Title</key>
<string>Alectrona Migrator</string>
LogoURL A URL of an image file you'd like to display in some of the dialogs. String <key>LogoURL</key>
<string>https://example.com/logo.png</string>

Try our custom JSON Schema!

You can also easily create a Configuration Profile in Jamf Pro for Alectrona Migrator using custom JSON Schema obtained below.