What’s new


  1. -CMD-L short cut to display/hide the logs window,

  2. -“Ignore” button added to the server version mismatch alert dialog. It will allow mixed versions of DeployStudio Runtime and Server to work together as long as they share the same communication protocol version.

Admin & Runtime

  1. -support of full Apple Software Server URLs,

  2. -third party enrollment profiles support (com.apple.mdm payload type detection).


  1. -option to disable server version mismatch alerts when launching the Runtime application from a NetBoot set or external drive,

  2. -useful utilities are now copied from the recovery partition (if available) when creating a DeployStudio Runtime boot system,

  3. -extra shells added to new NetBoot sets.

Bug fixes


  1. -volume busy error when restoring NTFS disk images.


  1. -recent servers menu content and items order fixes,

  2. -default group check box doesn’t enable the Save button anymore.


  1. -platform support update when creating new NetBoot sets,

  2. -improved NVDA support in 10.8 NetBoot sets,

  3. -improved Startup Disk application support in 10.7/10.8 NetBoot sets.


  1. -CIFS client doesn’t work on 10.7 and 10.8 NetBoot sets at this time.

  2. -HFS disk images must now have the *.hfs.dmg file name extension otherwise they will be ignored. If you have created HFS disk images with third party tools, please rename them accordingly.

  3. -DeployStudio Server installer updates automatically compatible DeployStudio NetBoot sets found on the local disks. If none of your NetBoot sets are compatible, you’ll need to create a new one using the DeployStudio Assistant application shipped with the release you have installed.

  4. -DeployStudio requires Mac OS X 10.5 or 10.6 since rc121. Use rc20 for 10.4 support.