Software updates: Mac

To install Apple software updates

  1. Click the Apple icon at the top left of your screen, then click Software Update.
    Image of File, Software Update
  2. Wait for Checking for new software… to complete.
    Image of checking for new software
  3. If Your software is up to date is displayed, click Quit.
    Image of software is up to date
  4. Otherwise, click Show Details.

    1. Select all the updates, click Install X Items → Agree.

To have updates automatically download

  1. Click the Apple iconSystem Preferences…
    Image of apple screen
  2. Click Software Update.
    Image of system preferences
  3. Click the down arrow next to Check for updates, and then select Daily.
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Updated: 1/5/2017