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How to upgrade Mac to MacOS Mojave

enero 21, 2020

macOS Mojave was released in September on 24, 2018. It includes major changes and new features. For example, the Dark Mode feature can help you focus more on what you're doing on your Mac. Stacks can help you organize your files automatically so your Mac doesn't get cluttered. Don't forget the impressive Dynamic Desktop, a wallpaper that changes dynamically throughout the day. Do you want to try these new features and interface? Learn how to upgrade Mac to MacOS Mojave.

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How to upgrade Mac to MacOS Mojave

Check compatibility

Before you decide to update macOS Mojave on your Mac, check if the device is compatible. Here is the list of Mac models compatible with macOS Mojave:

  • MacBook early 2015 or later
  • MacBook Air mid-2012 or later
  • MacBook Pro mid-2012 or later
  • Mac mini 2012 late or later
  • iMac late 2012 or later
  • All iMac Pro models
  • Mac Pro latest models 2013, plus mid-2010 or mid-2012 with a recommended model

To find your Mac model and the operating system you are using, click on the Apple menu ()> About this Mac.

Save your data

You should always back up data from your Mac, not just when you plan to update the software. There are many methods for backing up your data, but the easiest way is to use Time Machine. You can learn to back up data on Mac using Time Machine. here. If you haven't backed up your Mac for days or even weeks, do so now.

Check storage

Your Mac needs 12.5GB – 18.5GB of available storage space and at least 2GB of memory. To check the amount of storage space available on your Mac, click the Apple menu (), select About this Mac, and then click Storage. If you don't have enough storage on your Mac, you should free it up by deleting some files.

Check internet connection

Make sure your Mac is connected to a reliable internet connection to avoid any problems during the process.

Download and install macOS Mojave

After following all of the preparation steps above, you are now ready to update macOS Mojave on Mac. You can get macOS Mojave by launching the App Store on your Mac and clicking Update. Once the macOS Mojave appears on the screen, click the Get button. The software download takes a few seconds, then the installation program appears. Follow the instructions to complete the update process.