If your computer can run the newest software (El Capitan), then you just need to open the mac app store, hit 'Get' and follow the steps on the screen. If your computer is too old to upgrade past 10.7 (Lion), you have some options as well: Thank you for your interest in this question.Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).Software update notifications are meant to be a reminder to keep your operating system and apps up to date, but that doesn't mean that they never get annoying.I get a notification telling me to update every day.
We also have a tutorial that shows you how to create a mac OS Sierra USB install drive.
This is handy for those of you who wish to facilitate clean installs of mac OS Sierra.
Watch our video below to see how, and read the full tutorial here.
However, sometimes when you click Go on an update things go a little bit pear-shaped.
In this tutorial we’ll look at what to do if your Mac stalls or freezes during a operating system software update.