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New Features in CapaInstaller 5.7 - 2019


 New Console features...
  • CapaPacks is now directly available in the console
    • Create CapaPacks Directly in the Console
    • Upgrade Existing CapaPacks with just a few clicks

    • Be alerted when new versions are available
  • Replace existing packages with new packages, in an easy and fast way using Copy Relations
    Copy Relations, make it possible to copy package relations from old packages to new packages - so it will be much faster to replace packages when they are assigned to many groups or direct to devices

  • Optimized the handling of Package Status changes - in CapaInstaller before 5.7 it could take minutes to set new package status for many units. Ex. A change of package status procedure that took 5 minutes before is now optimized so it now only takes 10 seconds (smile)

 OS Deployment

 OS Deployment features and improvements...
  • Use Business Units with OS Configurations

    It is now possible to have individually OS Startup passwords and Installation Types per Business Units

 Device Management

 New mobile device features...
  • Set DEP Profile as Default (Device Enrollment Program)
    Until now you manually had to add a DEP Profile to new iOS devices coming from the DEP. Now it is possible to specify a default DEP Profile that will be automatically assigned to new iOS devices.

  • Device Lost mode for Android
    It's been available for iOS devices for a long time, now we have added the same functionality to Android Devices.

  • Chromebook inventory
    CapaInstaller Chromebook Inventory is a Google Chrome Plug-In that can be distributed through G SUITE by Google Cloud.
    The CapaInstalkler Chrome Plug-In Collects inventory from the Chromebook and presents the information in the CapaInstaller Console as all other devices.
    This makes it possible to create reports of all devices being used and make sure security compliance are

  • Work Profiles for Android also known as a Container solution
    A work profile separates work apps and data on an Android device from personal apps and data. By default, work profile notifications and icons for apps installed in a work profile are marked with a work badge (briefcase icon) so you can distinguish them from personal apps.
    Work profiles allow an IT department to securely manage a work environment without restricting users from using their device for personal apps and data.
    Android Profile Owner enrollment

  • Certificate for Users and Devices
    In Profile Editor a new SCEP Configuration is available, which make it possible to send out certificate configurations for Android and iOS devices so they can get User or Device certificates from your SCEP infrastructure

  • System Update Policy for Android
    With the System Update Policy Configuration for Android, you can setup how android devices should handle system updates

  • OAuth Support for Office 365 Exchange

 Known Issues

  • Management Portal Setup


    When installing the new Management Portal from "\Management Point\Resources\Management Portal\CapaInstaller Management Portal.msi", the Management Portal is not updated correctly the first time.


    Run the CapaInstaller Management Portal.msi again and select the repair option.


  • Discontinued support for Windows Server 2008 

 More Information

 Downloading and Upgrading to CapaInstaller 5.7

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