What are Perpetual Licenses?

A perpetual license is a license you can buy for a single device in Jamf School, this license works like the following:

  • License is tied to a serial number
  • License is not transferable
  • As long as the device is managed by Jamf School the license is valid

The license is can be assigned in two ways:

  • In a DEP Profile: 


  • Manually:
  1.  Navigate to "License Management"
  2. Click on the "License Assignments" button
  3. Select the device you want to assign a perpetual license to and click the Assign perpetual license button as shown below.


Note: We recommend only assigning perpetual licenses to new devices.


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