OS X El Capitan Now Available To Download

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Apple has simply launched OS X 10.11 El Capitan. The replace is now rolling out to eligible Mac units. It’s obtainable within the Mac App Retailer as a free download. In the event you don’t see the replace immediately, don’t panic because it might take a couple of minutes on account of App Retailer propagation. Apple may as properly use a queue system to make sure speedy downloads.

However first, backup your Mac. Be sure your Time Machine is as much as date, clone your exhausting drive to an external arduous drive, save your knowledge to your favourite online file storage service. Attempt to have a minimum of two totally different backups, you don’t know what might go improper.

As soon as that is carried out, download the 6GB El Capitan installer within the App Retailer and comply with the directions. You don’t want a USB drive or a DVD. In my expertise, the replace course of from Yosemite wasn’t very lengthy.

OS X El Capitan is a strong replace. With many beneath-the-hood enhancements, it turns your Mac into a quick, dependable machine. Now that Apple ships an OS X replace yearly, seeing that the corporate can nonetheless focus on efficiency enhancements is nice.

This replace additionally packs lots of small and large features, resembling cut up view for full screen apps, an improved Mission Management, a extra highly effective Highlight, Mail enhancements, wealthy-textual content notes, new modifying extensions for Pictures, pinned tabs in Safari, public transit in Maps and extra.

And one of the obvious modifications is the change to San Francisco. As an alternative of Helvetica Neue, Apple is now utilizing its personal font throughout the board. At first it seems to be a bit bizarre, you then get used to it and also you don’t need to transfer again. San Francisco is extra readable, extra elegant and fewer generic. There isn't a draw back.

All of those new features come with none efficiency compromise, which makes this upgrade a no brainer. So perhaps you must launch the replace after which learn our review in the course of the download.

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