Intune Line Of Business App Macos

Nov 25, 2018  5. I made sure my IMEI was uploaded into Intune so it would register as a corporate device. I updated all the apps and installed the Intune app. I signed into the Intune app and it registered my device and enabled android for work. In the Intune app, I've synced the settings and checked compliance. I've also rebooted the device. Oct 28, 2019 Following are some of the highlights of macOS-related improvements in Intune: Apple volume-purchased (VPP) apps support for macOS. App wrapping tool support for 64-bits and macOS Catalina (10.15). Web clip install support for macOS. Expanded support up to 990 Apple VPP tokens per Intune tenant. Protect app inventory data on personal macOS devices.

  1. Intune Macos Enrollment Profile
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If you’ve been watching the Intune Whats New page closely, you may have noticed you can now use Intune to push down applications to MacOS devices. This is a quick post on how to achieve that – We’ll use Skype for Business as the example app.

The IT admin process is pretty straight forward but I must admit I tripped on a couple of syntax issues the first time I did this so I’ll blog it here with some syntax to save you some time. Your welcome 😊

Step 1 – Get the app package (.pkg file)

First you need to acquire the app as a .pkg file.

(Conversion of other formats e.g. “.DMG” to “.PKG” is not supported.)

On a Mac, Logon to as a user licensed for Office 365 Pro Plus and download the Skype for Business .pkg file.

Step 2 – Convert it to a format that Intune understands (.intunemac)

On a Mac, download the Intune app wrapping tool from Github ( Mac os firewall network security apps.

Once you have it downloaded, Open a Terminal session and navigate to the directory where the IntuneAppUtil tool was placed. Run this syntax to convert from .pkg to .intuneMac format

(-c is the input file and -o is the output directory)

You now have an .intunemac file you can distribute with Intune

Step 3 – Upload to intune


In the Intune console, go to Mobile Apps> Apps>Add> Line-of-business App


Choose the .intunemac file to upload.

In the App Information blade, you can configure some metadata and add an icon.

Click Ok, and Add and wait for the app to be uploaded.

Step 4 – Assign it

Select the Skype for Business app, Assignments, then assign it to a User and/or Device group as a Required install.

Intune Macos Enrollment Profile

(Note: At the time of writing this post, Available install isnt an option)

Don’t forget to click save.

On Intune enrolled Mac’s, Skype for Business will be installed seamlessly and be ready for use.

Tip: If you want to watch the progress of the install, open the Console utility on the Mac and filter for the Bundle ID. (For Skype this is

  • Use filter for App keywords: “Skype”

Filter on the Thread ID for app download and installation

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Other handy filters for troubleshooting are mdmclient and Company Portal