Mac OS X Information

General Information

"Mac OS X is a super-modern operating system that combines the power and stability of UNIX with the legendary elegance of the Macintosh." - Apple website

Minimum System Requirements

  • A Mac with an Intel-based processor
  • 2 GB of RAM or more*
  • 8 GB of free hard disk space or more

See the ITS Computer Recommendations for details on suggested Macintosh specifications.

*For instructions on how to check your computer's RAM, please visit

ITS Supported Version

  • Mac OS X version 10.10 and above

Users and departments may download the latest version of this software through the Mac App Store. Follow upgrade instructions posted here.


Service Patches/Updates

Follow these instructions to keep your Mac OS X up to date.

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Article ID: 802
Created: Fri, 01 Jun 2007 4:53pm
Modified: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 1:59pm