Tagged: El Capitan


Steam will stop working on macOS Yosemite and earlier versions of the OS

Online distribution service computer games and programs Steam recently announced that it will stop supporting older versions of macOS, from 1 January 2019.

Starting from 1 January 2019, the Steam will officially end support for versions of macOS 10.7 (“Lion”), 10.8 (“Mountain Lion”), 10.9 (“Mavericks”) and 10.10 (“Yosemite”). This means that after this date the client version of Steam will no longer work on these versions of macOS. To continue using the Steam service, games and other …


How to change system font to Lucida Grande on macOS Mojave

Many users of macOS used the font Lucida Grande, which was used in the system to the release version of Yosemite. In this tutorial we will show you how to make old font system again instead of San Francisco.

Lucida Grande has long been a standard font for macOS. When released OS X Yosemite, it was replaced with Helvetica Neue. Starting with OS X Yosemite standard font was San Francisco. However, fans Lucida Grande a lot, some will want to make this …


14 possible name for the next version of macOS

In 2013 Apple operating system called macOS in honor of those places in California that inspire the company. So macOS 10.9 has been called “Mavericks” in honor of the surfing spot in Northern California. The next version of the system became Yosemite in honor of Yosemite national Park, El Capitan by the name of one of the largest mountain peaks of El Capitan.

Current at the moment the version of the desktop platform Apple is called Sierra …


How to speed up the Mail app in macOS, Sierra and El Capitan

Mail in macOS is the most popular tool for working with mail on Apple computers. It allows you to easily create email messages, respond to received mail and store the mail in an orderly manner.

Despite the fact that Apple updates and optimizes Mail with each new version of the operating system, the program may run slower. The reason for the backlog of emails. If you use your email program for a long period of time, the application will require optimization.

Any Mac user with a …


The release of Safari for OS X 10 El Capitan and Yosemite

After the release of the new operating system macOS Sierra Apple released Safari 10 for OS X Yosemite and OS X Yosemite. It contains a number of features of the new browser for macOS Sierra and is designed for users who are not planning to install a new operating system.

10 Safari for OS X Yosemite and Yosemite is available for download via the standard update mechanism. It has a support extension from the Mac App Store, now you can download them from a branded Apple store as a normal …


Microsoft has opened the source code and released PowerShell for macOS and Linux

Microsoft has announced that utility for command-line PowerShell on Windows now has become an open app: the alpha version of the tool now available for Mac OS and Linux.

PowerShell is a utility for automating routine tasks that administrators can now use not only in Windows but also macOS and Linux. One of the problems with the transfer tool on outside platforms was the creation of the C# language and the requirement of the framework .NET. Now the core .NET Core is open and available …


OS X Yosemite 10.11.6 beta 4 became available for download

With iOS 9.3.3 beta 4 became available for download a new beta version of OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan. The fourth test release corrects the earlier errors are detected and increases the overall performance of Mac.

10.11.6 OS X beta 4 was released a week after the previous version. Developers can install the update through the Apple Developer Center in the app store, the Mac App Store. Program participants open beta testing of the new product is available via the standard update mechanism. …


How to organize dual boot macOS Sierra and El Capitan

Mac users got the opportunity to install a new operating system macOS Sierra, shown at WWDC in early June. Setting OS to dual boot the two platforms – macOS Sierra main and test OS X Yosemite is the most convenient and safe option to test the product.

The possibility of dual boot means that your Mac can run two OS, and when the computer boots, the user selects one of them. macOS Sierra 10.12 will operate independently from the main system OS X 10.11 El Capitan (or even 10.10, 10.9 or …


Apple: until the end of 2016, all iOS apps should switch to using HTTPS

At the conference for developers WWDC 2016 Apple warned the developers that all applications that use the network connection to the end of the year should go to the App technology Transport Security (ATS), which helps make the network more secure.

Technology protected data transmission the ATS first appeared in iOS 9, but earlier it was optional for applications. Starting from 1 January 2017, the use of ATS is mandatory.

App Transport Security is used by default for communication …