The following was culled from Apple's support downloads page, and as such, some of the dates may be off just a bit. If you know for certain that something is incorrect, please let me know and I'll get it fixed. (Scroll to see all entries.)
This may be useful to some. Older versions of macOS can be downloaded from the App Store. As of this writting you can get older versions of macOS going back to 10.13 High Sierra. App Store searches will only find the current shipping versions of macOS. For older versions you will need to know the direct App Store link. This article explains how to get it:
If you're going the 'restore' route to image a machine to a known state, and don't want to wait to download and install all of the updates to keep your 10.6 machine up-to-date, then InstaDMG is for you. It's free. You give it your retail 10.6 disk, and it does all the work to create a minty-fresh up-to-date disk image that you apply to a compatible Mac.
WoodHeBe, you are my hero!!!!!for weeks i've been struggling to find a solution for my crashing MacBook Pro mid 2010, and my last resort was to roll back to the original OS - snow leopard, however because i did not have the install CD, no image i downloaded off the web worked for me - i almost gave up.well, thanks again.
The Snow Leopard was the first release that had the Mac App Store, a dedicated app store for Macintosh devices. The App Store contains all the software for the Mac device that lets the users download applications without having to toil around searching for them over the internet. With the Mac App Stores, users will be able to directly download applications on Mac computers making it easier for users to get their favourite apps from the same place.
Well, we have discussed enough the OS, its features and much more, so now let us dive into the download and install part of the article, here we will explore the simple methods to download and install the OS on a computer.
Downloading the Mac OS X Snow Leopard is a very simple task, you can download the OS from any authentic website. Well, just make sure that you find the best and most authentic website to download and OS as, downloading from an unauthenticated source can download erroneous files. Once you have downloaded the OS, we can move on to the installation part of the OS.
This update is for people running the Mojave macOS.It includes:The ability to clear all downloaded issues of magazines acquired from Apple News+.if(typeof ez_ad_units!='undefined')ez_ad_units.push([[468,60],'sysprobs_com-narrow-sky-2','ezslot_23',143,'0','0']);__ez_fad_position('div-gpt-ad-sysprobs_com-narrow-sky-2-0');Fixed an issue where the device would hang during a restart.Fixed a graphics issue that would occur when waking the mobile.Better reliability of sharing files over SMB servers.Fixed an issue where new Boot Camp partitions could not be created with Fusion Drive.Resolved an issue where the full screen on Mac mini may appear black.Added all publications and newspapers in Apple News+ above the News+ feed.if(typeof ez_ad_units!='undefined')ez_ad_units.push([[336,280],'sysprobs_com-leader-4','ezslot_19',145,'0','0']);__ez_fad_position('div-gpt-ad-sysprobs_com-leader-4-0');Made downloaded issues accessible in My Magazines.macOS X 10.13.6 (High Sierra) Combo Update:Mojave brought about Dark Mode and a Dynamic Desktop feature.This combo update for High Sierra users (macOS 10.13) is perfect.
The OS X 10.11.6 combo update includes:Fixed an issue where your settings would not be saved in your account if you had Parental Controls.Fixed a bug where some network devices could not access SMB share points. This issue was prevalent in speakers and MFPs.The Enterprise version also includes:Better startup time when you connect to a NetBoot server.Fixed an issue where Active Directory authentication would take longer than usual.Fixed an issue where startup would not occur from a NetBoot image created with certain OS installers.OS X 10.10.5 (Yosemite) Combo Update:Yosemite brought about the biggest redesign in the history of macOS. It completely changed the design to match that of iOS better.This combo update is perfect for users running OS X Yosemite. It has many new features, including security, compatibility, and reliability. Additionally, it fixes several bugs for convenience and functionality. You can download the OS X 10.10 Yosemite combo update here.
Version: 14.0.5 (Maintenance) / 12 Sep 2022 (Download) Fixes: CUCM Trunk: Missing Destination. Added SIP Dest to chapter Trunk Overview User guide: improved chapter 'Troubleshooting Word Report issues' Sync_Cuc2DB: Get ServicesStatus should use CUC_User and not CUC_SSH_User TracknAudit enhancement to avoid config corruption Minor fixes
Version: 14.0.4 (Maintenance) / 16 May 2022 (Download) Fixes: Fixed Phone Inventory report (upgraded 3rd party toolkit chain software) Minor fixes
Version: 12.0.28 (Hotfix) / 15 Dec 2020 (Download) New features: VMware compatibility for ESXi 6.7 and 7.0
Fixes: Major hot fix for 3rd party licensing issue. A small window appeared with message "Lock System - Your expiration data is reached. You need to purchase a license file to run this software". Then the UPLINX application closed or would not start. Please note that this is NOT THE UPLINX LICENSE that you have. This message is caused by a 3rd party license that we have purchased to use and it was expired. After installing this latest release 12.0.28, this issue and the window message will no longer appear. This issue has not affected the UPLINX license or configuration of the tool.
Version: 12.0.27 (Features + Maintenance) / 8 Nov 2020 New features: Expressway: Show port text boxes always in Server tab wo enabling NAT. Docu updates. Phone Inventory: Retry in RIS when: The underlying connection was closed: An unexpected error occurred on a send.
Fixes: minor fixes
Version: 12.0.26 (Features + Maintenance) / 2 Oct 2020 New features: CUCM config report: Added new config items for CUCM 12.5.1: MRA Service Domain, Expressway-C, Headset (please note that not all Headset settings can be retrieved from CUCM). Docu updates. Changed all HTTP requests (for SQL Queries, Sync and RIS) to HTTP 1.1 with Keepalive=True. This seems to be required for CUCM 12.5.1SU3. Phone Inventory + Sync: Extended retry mechanisms on server error.
Fixes: minor fixes
Version: 12.0.25 (Features + Maintenance) / 5 Aug 2020 New features: SSH library update for new ciphers in UCOS 12.5 Phone Inventory: Add UDI to CSV (only works for phones that have https://IP/DeviceInformationX (78xx/88xx/79xx). CSS of templates: changed description width to 800px (from 600px). added new command line options for subscribers: new argument /cucm_subscribers; /cuc_subscribers; /cups_subscribers docu updates.
Fixes: Phone Inventory: Fix Cisco 3905 neighbor info missing (web page using text: neighbor instead neighbour)CMS REST should do paging for users and coSpacesForm OpenReports.ShowDialog must have parent set and should be centered in front of main form (for 2nd monitor)CUC9.1 bombs on some SQL statements (workaround for bug in Informix) minor fixes
Version: 12.0.24 (Features + Maintenance) / 11 May 2020 New features: Config reports for CMS version 2.8 and 2.9. Reworked CMS report structure (table of content) and updated all CMS descriptions. Phone Inventory: VC enhancement to have settings for default credentials in Report Tool's Phone Inventory tab. Used when CUCM web access for a VC do not work to access web page of VC, then it uses the configured credentials as fallback.
Fixes: minor fixes and docu updates. Version: 12.0.23 (Features + Maintenance) / 20 April 2020 New features: UCCX version 12.5CER version 12.5
Fixes: Fix automatic RIS query size reduction of previous release. minor fixes and docu updates.
Version: 12.0.22 (Maintenance) / 17 Feb 2020) New features: Comparison report: Improved headers, report and descriptions for comparison reports. User guide: Improved support and logging sections. Command Line Output: Improved Command Line Output for Command Line Objects.
Fixes: Retrying sync up to 3x times. It has been observed that DURING sync, the Windows TCP/IP stack occasionally throws the SmartInspect log entry "System.Net.WebException: The request was aborted: Could not create SSL/TLS secure channel.". The workaround in this release is to re-try the HTTPS request up to 3x times with a 2 seconds delay. RIS query enhancement: When timeout on RIS, reduce RIS query size and retry up to 3 times. Save RIS query size (on tab Phone Inventory settings) to config. This applies to all RIS requests (not only Phone Inventory).
Version: 12.0.21 (Hotfix) / 22 Nov 2019 Fixes: This is a hotfix to address the issue that report generation stops with connectivity errors DURING report generation. It has been observed that DURING report generation, the Windows TCP/IP stack occasionally throws the SmartInspect log entry "System.Net.WebException: The request was aborted: Could not create SSL/TLS secure channel.". The workaround in this release is to re-try the HTTPS request up to 3x times with a 2 seconds delay. Please note that this only does a re-try DURING report generation. It does not resolve permanent connectivity errors with this exception or when testing connectivity via the 'Test' button on the Report Tool server tab. To resolve permanent connectivity errors, please see -tool/webhelp/scr/Could-not-create-SSL-TLS-secure-channel.htm
Version: 12.0.20 (Feature Release) / 20 Nov 2019 New features: Show only one dialog to open generated reports instead of several dialogs during report generation. Many times requested and now implemented. Phone Inventory: Add Telepresence/Webex devices to phone inventory report. Please note that these devices must be registered with CUCM.
Fixes: InformaCast Word text font is sometimes Times. InformaCast: When license has expired, only include basic report items in report as other items are not accessible in API. UCCX Editor block for UCCX version 11.5 and later minor fixes
Version: 12.0.19 (Feature Release) / 19 Oct 2019 New features: CMS improvements: List IDs and link to IDs within report and highlight anchor target. CMS: added Compatibility Profiles.Expressway v11 and v12 improvements to config items in reports.CUC ODBC add delay in msecs to TCP test. CUCM, CUC, IMP, CMS and Expressway updated description files.
Fixes: Word: remove duplicate presenter and client information from word body as it is already in 'Document Information' section. CUCM and CUC AuthZserver not working correctly. Fix CSS Blu Dark.css header colour issue. Word generate from HTML report for CUCM v12 failed.
Version: 12.0.18 (Feature Release) / 23 Aug 2019 New features: InformaCast improvements: reports for InformaCast version 12.9, update descriptions, generate Word report from HTML report. Added search to find configuration items in table of contents of all HTML reports.
Version: 12.0.17 (Feature Release) / 26 July 2019 New features: Added support for InformaCast version 11.0 to 12.5
Version: 12.0.16 (Feature Release) / 11 June 2019 New features: Added support for CMS version 2.5 and 2.6 Added support forExpressway X9, X10, X11, X12 New code signing certificate from SECTIGO (ex Comodo) and cert docu updates. Various docu updates.
Fixes: Sync to CUCM: Various improvements and fixes (retry when server requests 503, delete sync file when error occured) Fix: ODBC Installer should abort download when no internet-> exit Fix: SearchLogs fixes
Version: 12.0.15 (Feature Release) / 1 March 2019 New features: Per user configuration and license paths. Support for Terminal Server to allow multiple users to login and use the tools. Please see Per-User-Licensing and Usage on Terminal-Servers.htm Please note that licenses obtained on or after this release will not work on older releases. Though, upgrading from older releases to the latest is automatic and keeps licenses.
Version: 12.0.14 (Feature Release) / 15 FEB 2019 New features: UCCX 12.0 compatibility.
Version: 12.0.13 (Maintenance Release) / 16 Jan 2019 Fixes: Fixed release 12.0.12 that had broken Phone Inventory and Provisioned User reports. 12.0.13 has been removed from downloads.
Version: 12.0.12 (FeatureRelease) / 10 Jan 2019 New features: Full CUCM, CUC, IMP compatibility with version 12.5. CUCM report: removed config item 'Numbers with MWI On'. CMS report: Added 3 new config items cms_callbrandingprofiles, cms_dtmfprofiles, cms_turnservers. Added more config options for IP and ports. Added command line support for CMS report. Added a tool 'SearchLog' that allows all users to easily search for errors in logs. Minor improvements.
Version: 12.0.11 (FeatureRelease) / 12 Dec 2018 New features: CUCM v12.5 and initial compatibility for CUC, IMP v12.5. Full compatibility by end of Jan 2019. CUCM report: Added CCD feature config item and reworked many other config items. Improved HTML subtable layout. Phone Inventory: Add RIS query size. Minor improvements.
Bug fixes: 350c69d7ab