Check for Updates on Macs

Overview

Apple frequently releases software updates for macOS, iTunes, Safari, and various other Apple managed apps. Your Mac automatically checks for new updates once a week and will prompt you when to install them.

Instructions

You can check for updates by going to System Preferences and choosing Software Update. Your Mac will automatically initiate a check for updates and prompt you to install the latest updates.

Alternatively for Faculty and Staff on UR managed Macs with macOS 10.14 Mojave or newer installed, you can open the Self Service app from Applications or Spotlight, and choose Check for Apple Software Updates

See Also

OS and Software Updates and Support - University Computers

Details

Article ID: 88408
Created
Thu 10/3/19 12:13 PM
Modified
Fri 5/1/20 10:08 AM