Edge DX Agent Distribution and Installation for macOS
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Edge DX Agent Distribution and Installation for macOS

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See Edge DX Agent Distribution and Installation for general information regarding Edge DX agent distribution and installation.

Click the arrow image.png to the right of the macOS Agent Manager on the Downloads page to display information about the installation options for macOS.

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Supported versions of macOS for Edge DX Agent Installation

The following versions of the macOS operating system are supported for installation of Edge DX:

  • macOS 10.14 or later
  • Intel x64
  • Apple Silicon (M1)

Manual Installation of Edge DX Agent for macOS

To download and install the Edge DX Agent Manager and Agent on your macOS device:

  1. Click image.png Download for the macOS Agent Manager.
  2. Double-click the downloaded file to install.

Scripted Installation of Edge DX Agent for macOS

To perform a scripted installation of the Edge DX Agent for macOS:

  1. Push the Agent Manager disk image to the Mac.
    • This is specific to the environment and the tool being used.
  2. Open the disk image.
    • hdiutil mount -nobrowse

  3. Run the Command line to install.
    • sudo /Volumes/ControlUp\ Edge\ DX/Updater --install --code

    • Optionally a device group can be set using --group with the command line above.
  4. Close the Disk Image.
    • diskutil eject /Volumes/ControlUp\ Edge\ DX

  5. Remove the Disk Image.
    • rm -f <path to pushed Disk Image>

Note

The above steps should only be used for fresh installs of the Agent Manager. Once it is installed, the Agent Manager keeps itself and the Agent up to date.

Scripted Uninstall of Edge DX Agent for macOS

To perform a scripted uninstall of the Edge DX Agent for macOS, run this command line as root:

  • /usr/local/com.controlup.edgedx.agent/Bin/AgentAssist --uninstall


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