Insert a System Preference Pane

Matching criteria is case sensitive.


When adding the Battery preference pane to a policy, the match must include the URI and exact file path, similar to:

Privilege Management for Mac adding Battery Preference pane details

Failing to configure the preference correctly can result in matching unrelated authorization requests, which can lead to unexpected behavior.

Add a System Preference Pane

  1. Select the Application Group you want to add the system preference pane to.
  2. Right-click and select Insert Application > System Preference Pane.
  3. Enter an Auth Request URI or click Template to choose a template.
  4. Enter a description or accept the default and click Next. You can leave the Description blank to match on all bundles.
  5. You must configure the matching criteria for the system preference pane. You can configure:
    • File or Folder Name matches
    • File Hash (SHA-1 Fingerprint)
    • File Hash (SHA-256) matches
    • Source
    • File Version matches
    • Application Requests Authorization
    • Publisher matches
  6. Click Finish. The System Preference Pane is added to the Application Group.