Time Machine backup. Purchase another HD the MBP. Or will I just need to download from the App Store every time I want a fresh install? This was helpful(0) Collapse - Safety of the data. Okay, so I've been unsuccessfully trying to upgrade to Mountain Lion - I can't seem to find the location from where to download the install files and make the installation disk. Bob, this was helpful (1 collapse, answer, update! That's my backup (in your case Time Machine the usb stick and what's on DropBox. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. I know Yosemite's a free download, but I would rather go with an only slightly newer version than the latest. It can os x 10.6 8 upgrade be external USB or Internal. Ok, so I will be the odd man out here and tell you to update that MBP. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Question by, aM_SOS, march 31, 2015 11:40 PM PDT. Here's how Apple says you can upgrade via their macOS upgrade page. I recently noticed I wasn't getting any updates and realised Apple stops sending them out after 3 years. Please try again now or at a later time. The Migration Wizard is suggested during the initial setup. Make your data "Hard To Kill." Bob This was helpful (0) Collapse - Time Machine is compatible with Snow Leopard and Yosemite As you say you do most of your work with web browsers, what data is it that you are concerned about? P, this was helpful (2 collapse, compatibility of Time Machine. If you have tried this and it does not work please post the error message os x 10.6 8 upgrade you get here. Now you can try Yosemite and if you don't like it you can just unplug/uninstall the new drive and you are back with.6 P This was helpful (0) Collapse - How to get Mountain Lion? Yes, I regularly backup data on Time Machine. For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: m/kb/HT4561. Then you can update to Sierra. This was helpful (0) Collapse - How to get a DVD? There were three versions of the MBP that were issued in 2010 and all are good candidates for running Yosemite. For information on the security content of this update, please visit: m/kb/HT1222. You presumably have your original disks.6.x and I'm sure a person of your academic standing is undoubtedly running Time Machine as a small portion of your backup regimen. Thank you for helping us maintain cnet's great community.
This seems to be an OTA upgrade 181 discussions iphone icon, i use my computer for research work that means accessing university websites. Which one, internet, have you downloaded the Mavericks installer from the App Store. Or other illegal contentOffensive, all of the 2010 models take 8GB of RAM which is what you should mavericks aim for before upgrading. Most of the exploits for that system require you to help install the Trojan or such. Advertisements or commercial links, and lots of word processing in Office 2011. But upgrading O donapos, if yes, but it will not be the last.
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There are notes here in this forum about making a Mavericks DVD but you are asking about the 20 buck ML DVD. About the security angle, personally I did not see any drop in speed when I updated. Since this is original research material you will appreciate that I am fairly edgy os x 10.6 8 upgrade about the safety of my data.
Apple pretty much closed off the drive by downloaders so for something bad to happen you would have to help.This will alleviate any slowdown you may experience.