The OS X El Capitan updates continue to come in 2016, and we have a list of tips and details that you need to know about the new OS X 10.11.4 update that is available for your Mac. Here are the essential OS X El Capitan update tips.
After a major update last year in the fall, many users upgraded to OS X El Capitan. Apple continues to deliver small, but important OS X updates in 2016. The latest is OS X 10.11.4, and there is work on OS X 10.11.5.
Whether you decide to upgrade to the latest version of OS X right away or you wait a few days, here are the tips that can help you prepare for a small or a large update.
Here’s a look at how we are preparing our Macs and even our iPads and iPhones for the OS X El Capitan update. It’s a good idea to start taking steps on your devices so that you can upgrade when it is available and when you are ready.
The OS X 10.11 update added a lot of small and important features and slightly changes the looks of apps and includes a new font. The OS X 10.11.4 update added new support for Live Photos and Locked Notes.
OS X El Capitan is a free upgrade that users can install at home through the Mac App Store.
Users who are thinking about downloading OS X 10.11 right away to try these new features should keep these OS X El Capitan upgrade tips in mind. If you follow these you will be prepared and the process will go smoother for you.
Get Familiar With OS X El Capitan
Before you install OS X El Capitan on your Mac, you should spend some time checking out the new features. Our walkthrough of the new OS X El Capitan features is a great place to start.
We include the latest features, including those that are only in OS X 10.11.4 and help you understand how many of these features connect to your iPhone and iPad.
You can also explore the Apple website where there is a preview of some of the new OS X 10.11 features that will come to your Mac when you update.