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Download El Capitan Installer now that Sierra is out [duplicate]

I have recently been having issues with my mac and want to do a clean install. I still have Yosemite and thought it’s a good time to upgrade the OS. However, I am wary of jumping directly to Sierra ...
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4answers
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OS X El Capitan and older not available on App Store? [duplicate]

So it turns out I can not install Sierra because I have a Mid2009 Macbook Pro. I wanted to update to El Capitan, but it turns out its no longer available on the app store? Any ideas, how to get El ...
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4answers
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Where can I get a copy of Mavericks after Yosimite has been released? [duplicate]

I think I would like to install Mavericks over Snow Leopard on my Intel Core 2 Duo MacBook Pro because I imagine it is more stable than Yosimite and I'm doing a lot of development on it, for which I ...
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3answers
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Why can't I find OS X Yosemite in the Mac App store? [duplicate]

I need to install OS X Yosemite onto my laptop, but can't find it in App Store.
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3answers
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Upgrading from Yosemite to El Capitan, but not Sierra [duplicate]

We have an older iMac (Model A1311, Mid 2011). It has been running Yosemite. We have run into some of the WIFI issues associated with Yosemite. Is it possible to upgrade to El Capitan but not Sierra?...
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1answer
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Upgrade iMac12,2 from Mac OS X 10.6.8 [duplicate]

I have an iMac12,2 with Mac OS X 10.6.8. I want to upgrade to the newest possible Mac OS. If I click the Software update button it says "Software Update doesn't have any new software for your computer ...
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1answer
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Can I still download OS X Mavericks for Free? [duplicate]

I never upgraded to Mountain Lion or Mavericks and now that Yosemite has arrived I thought of upgrading but I find that some of my software will not work with it. So I would like to upgrade to ...
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1answer
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Mac OS X 10.6.8 App Store not working [duplicate]

I recently reinstalled Mac OS X on my iMac to Mac OS X 10.6.3 then updated to Mac OS X 10.6.8 and now I am trying to update to OS X El Capitan but when I go to the App Store to download, I click the "...
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1answer
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How can I upgrade an old iMac from 10.6.8? [duplicate]

Model: iMac11,2 (Core i3-550, MC509LL/A) It was shipped with Snow Leopard 10.6.4, and I managed to update to 10.6.8 via Apple Software Update. After some research I found that this old iMac is ...
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1answer
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How to make bootable El Capitan installer in Mojave? [duplicate]

One of my friends who don't have a fast Internet connection asked me if I could install El Capitan (which is the highest version of OS X that his iMac supports) and I said sure. Today I went to App ...
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1answer
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How do I download Mac OS Sierra or High Sierra without an Apple ID? [duplicate]

Couldn't find an official source for an installer/download of supported Mac OS versions. Everything I found goes to the App Store which prompts for an Apple ID.
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2answers
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MacBook Air - Upgrading from Mac OS X Lion to macOS Sierra [duplicate]

I have a MacBook Air running Mac OS X Lion 10.7.5. I wish to upgrade it to macOS Sierra, but it requires at-least OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 which is not available anymore in the App Store. Is there any ...
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1answer
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Where I can find macOS Sierra dmg? [duplicate]

I'm suffering from High Sierra, I need to downgrade but I can't find macOS Sierra dmg any where :| I have been searching for 2 days now but nothing, can anyone save me.
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1answer
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Need El Capitan installer. Any Apple official link won't work. Need alternatives [duplicate]

I have a mid 2012 MBP. Came with Mountain Lion, upgraded to Mavericks in 2013 and never touched the OS X again. Long story short: I need El Capitan to run some work apps and it can't be newer because ...
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2answers
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Download Mojave on a non-Mojave suitable computer [duplicate]

I want to do a fresh install (and SSD upgrade) of Mojave on a mac-mini that currently runs Mojave, but whose performance is so horrendous that it is barely usable1. Easy .. just download Mojave and ...

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