MacBook - Keeping Your Software Up to Date

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Keeping Your Software Up to Date

You can connect to the Internet and automatically download and install the latest free

software versions, drivers, and other enhancements from Apple.

When you are connected to the Internet, Software Update checks to see if any updates

are available for your computer. You can set your MacBook to check for updates

periodically, and then you can download and install updated software.

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To check for updated software:


Open System Preferences.


Click the Software Update icon and follow the onscreen instructions.

 For more information, search for “Software Update” in Mac Help.

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