OIT encourages all clients make sure the computer they are using for Williams related work, both OIT issued and personal, are running up to date operating systems. Click the appropriate section below for direction on how to check for updates on your device.
We do recommend having a recent backup before running your OS updates. OIT issued Windows computer should be set up to back up to a secure server in Jesup using the Atempo Live Navigator software. OIT issued macOS computers are set up with a time machine backup drive see: https://oit.williams.edu/help-guides/apps-software/macos-time-machine-backups/.
To check the version of macOS you computer is running click the Apple logo in the top left and choose 'About this Mac'. If You are not running the latest or at of the currently supported macOS versions please run your updates.
For a listed of currently supported macOS versions see: https://endoflife.date/macos
For directions on updating see: https://support.apple.com/guide/mac-help/keep-your-mac-up-to-date-mchlpx1065/mac
Select the Start button, and then go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update .
If you have any questions please contact Client Services for assistance at [email protected] or x4090.