Usage and licence terms
IT Support Services does not recommend upgrading to any new operating system until it is at least three months old, allowing any problems to be resolved.
Supported versions of macOS are:
- macOS 11 Big Sur (Big Sur compatible computers list)
- macOS 12 Monterey (Monterey compatible computers list)
macOS is available from:
- The Software Centre for Jamf Macs: Install macOS for Jamf Mac
- (If on campus) the Licenced folder on the its-software server (smb://storage.hcs-p01.otago.ac.nz/its-software/its-software/Licensed/macOS).
See Software Downloads for more information on accessing the its-software server.
- The Apple website
Older operating systems
Macs running older operating systems than macOS 11 Big Sur should have their operating systems updated to a supported operating system as soon as possible.
If you have any questions about macOS, please contact AskOtago: