Learn how to set up and use macOS. Find all the topics, resources, and contact options you need for macOS.
- Reinstall macOS
Reinstalling macOS does not remove data from your Mac. To...
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- Update macOS on Mac
An update is a newer version of the currently installed...
- Keyboard Shortcuts
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- Take a Screenshot
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- Apple Watch
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- AirPods Support
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- What is The Support Life Cycle for Os-X
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- Apple Developer
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- Reinstall macOS
- Use Software Update
- Or use the App Store or your browser
- If you need help
Download and install current or previous versions of the Mac operating system.
Apple recommends using the latest (newest) macOS that is compatible with your Mac. macOS updates and upgrades help to maintain your computer's security, stability, and compatibility, and they include the latest features and built-in apps.
Using Software Update is faster and easier than upgrading by other methods, and it might require less storage space to download and install the upgrade. Software Update shows only upgrades that are compatible with your Mac.
Update macOS on your Mac
When you use these methods instead of Software Update, your Mac might need more storage space to download macOS and complete the installation.
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If you're having difficulty getting the links to work, try again using Safari. It's in your Applications folder.
If you need more storage space to download or install, learn how to free up storage space.
If the macOS that you want isn't compatible with your Mac or the currently installed macOS, the installer will let you know, and the App Store might prevent you from downloading it. For example, it might dim the Get button, say that the macOS is not compatible with this device, or say that the requested version of macOS is not available.
Learn what to do if you get an error message saying that an error occurred while downloading, preparing, or installing, or that the installer is damaged or could not be verified.
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