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macOS Big Sur (11.0) was released to the public November 12, 2020. 
 
macOS Big Sur (11.0) was released to the public November 12, 2020. 
  
Big Sur is a brand new operating system and is not recommended for general use on production computers at this time.  Please contact the [http://go.middlebury.edu/helpdesk Helpdesk] if you have questions.
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Big Sur is a brand new operating system and is not recommended for general use on college-owned computers at this time.  JAMF (our management tool for college-owned Macs) will block the installation process.  Please contact the [http://go.middlebury.edu/helpdesk Helpdesk] if you have questions.
  
 
 
 
 
  
'''last updated 12/2/2020''' -- use [http://go.middlebury.edu/bigsur http://go/bigsur/] to visit again, easily
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'''last updated 12/9/2020''' -- use [http://go.middlebury.edu/bigsur http://go/bigsur/] to visit again, easily
  
 
For upgrade from 10.14 or earlier, please see [http://go.middlebury.edu/catalina http://go/catalina] as well for noteworthy changes introduced before Big Sur.
 
For upgrade from 10.14 or earlier, please see [http://go.middlebury.edu/catalina http://go/catalina] as well for noteworthy changes introduced before Big Sur.

Revision as of 11:39, 9 December 2020

MacOS Big Sur

macOS Big Sur (11.0) was released to the public November 12, 2020. 

Big Sur is a brand new operating system and is not recommended for general use on college-owned computers at this time.  JAMF (our management tool for college-owned Macs) will block the installation process.  Please contact the Helpdesk if you have questions.

 

last updated 12/9/2020 -- use http://go/bigsur/ to visit again, easily

For upgrade from 10.14 or earlier, please see http://go/catalina as well for noteworthy changes introduced before Big Sur.

 

 

Current Known Issues & Areas of Concern

  1. Sophos AntiVirus does not support Big Sur.  A supported release is expected in the first quarter of 2021.  See here for updates.
  2. MathType, Kaleidagraph & Pro Tools are not supported at this time.

Resolved Issues:

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