Mac OS X-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Support Statement: Mac OS X

Computing Services supports the following Mac operating systems.

Supported Operating Systems

Version

Support Details/Exceptions

OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)

Supported - Install any OS and software updates after you upgrade to ensure compatibility.

OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)

Supported

OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)

Support will end May 31, 2016

Level of Support

Computing Services supports Mac OS X and provides the configuration settings necessary for the systems to operate safely on the campus network.

  • Students should contact their academic department to determine their recommended operating system(s).
  • Faculty and staff should contact their departmental computing administrator or functional business group lead for operating system upgrade recommendations.

Software:
The Computing Services Help Center does not perform operating system installations, repairs or restores and does not install drivers.

Hardware & Peripherals:
Computing Services does not install, configure or otherwise support specific hardware or peripherals.

Printing:
Computing Services supports printing to Computing Services public printers.

Network Connections:
Network services for Mac OS X should be configured using the instructions provided on the Connect to the Network pages.