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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.
 
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=== <span class="mw-headline" id="Current_Known_Issues_.26_Areas_of_Concern">Current Known Issues & Areas of Concern</span> ===
 
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#Sophos AntiVirus does not support Big Sur. &nbsp;A supported release is expected in the first quarter of 2021. &nbsp;See [https://support.sophos.com/support/s/article/KB-000039501?language=en_US&c__displayLanguage=en_US here] for updates.  
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#Sophos AntiVirus does not support Big Sur. &nbsp;A supported release is expected in early March, 2021. &nbsp;See [https://support.sophos.com/support/s/article/KB-000039501?language=en_US&c__displayLanguage=en_US here] for updates.  
 
#[https://lp.wiris.com/catalina/?utm_source=Download&utm_medium=MathTypeMac&utm_campaign=Catalina MathType], Kaleidagraph & [http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/Compatibility/Pro-Tools-Catalina-File-Type-Support?mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiWVRoaE5qUmxObUZtTkdKbCIsInQiOiJyR0RKbjBkNUhqVGduc1dJWnA3d0lOTXpiRG1zMXlcLzI1bW8xUjRIMmoyTDZxMStNb3BWUjN0b1dHWHhSMmQ4bXJaOXVDN2xpSzBZM1JLR0c4b3BON2xVMjJWdU50ZnY2XC9XQjhLbVJTR0twUmV2RE4wN1owVzl1UUFCZ2pUTGV3In0= Pro Tools] are not supported at this time.  
 
#[https://lp.wiris.com/catalina/?utm_source=Download&utm_medium=MathTypeMac&utm_campaign=Catalina MathType], Kaleidagraph & [http://avid.force.com/pkb/articles/Compatibility/Pro-Tools-Catalina-File-Type-Support?mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiWVRoaE5qUmxObUZtTkdKbCIsInQiOiJyR0RKbjBkNUhqVGduc1dJWnA3d0lOTXpiRG1zMXlcLzI1bW8xUjRIMmoyTDZxMStNb3BWUjN0b1dHWHhSMmQ4bXJaOXVDN2xpSzBZM1JLR0c4b3BON2xVMjJWdU50ZnY2XC9XQjhLbVJTR0twUmV2RE4wN1owVzl1UUFCZ2pUTGV3In0= Pro Tools] are not supported at this time.  
  

Revision as of 14:23, 8 February 2021

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 2/8/21-- 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 early March, 2021.  See here for updates.
  2. MathType, Kaleidagraph & Pro Tools are not supported at this time.

Resolved Issues:

  1.  

 

 

 

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