carl ashley Posts

August 16, 2018

https://github.com/carlashley/tccprofile Quickly builds Accessibility profiles for macOS applications based on new Profile payloads for Privacy Preferences Policy Control Payload as outlined in Apple’s Configuration Profile Reference documentation. The utility can…

August 5, 2018

The xcode_tools script I wrote a while back has been updated to better handle newer releases of Xcode. The new version can process most recent macOS releases (only tested 10.9+)…

July 6, 2018
June 25, 2018

A recent need for managing iPads within my workplace is creating a custom wallpaper for each device that includes a picture of the person the device is assigned to, as…

October 17, 2017
October 8, 2017
April 13, 2017

Installing the Xcode command line tools is generally a pretty easy affair, with either a visit to the Apple Developer portal to download the single DMG file, or using the…

February 27, 2017
November 27, 2016

If you’re installing the Promethean Activ Driver “app” on Mac OS El Capitan and macOS Sierra, as well as running into issues with the software not launching or not detecting…

October 19, 2016

This notification bugs me, but only because I don’t particular care for operating systems taking me on a tour of all the “magical” features that I end up ignoring, and…