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My OS is 10.6.8. Yosemite is no longer available in US. But Sierra needs 10.7 to download. Help! I'm stuck in a loop!

And cannot install my new printer until this is resolved. :/

marked as duplicate by Timothy Mueller-Harder, bmike Dec 4 '16 at 4:35

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You can install El Capitan from the App Store (even on 10.6.8) for free, and then update to Sierra after completion.


You need to buy 10.7 here. Upgrade your computer to 10.7 and then download Sierra and install.

EDIT: According to timothymh's answer, you can also install 10.11 for free and then update to Sierra. This is free compared to my solution.

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