What Operating System Do I Have on Mac

macOS is the operating system made by Apple.inc especially for Macintosh computers. On September 13, 2000, Apple released the first version- Public Beta of macOS X.

Since then many updates have been made and new versions are being released and updated to make the operating system best to function.

what operating system do i have mac

There can be many reasons that you want to know which version your MacOS is running. One reason can be that you want to install an app and check if it is compatible with your version of the operating system.

Another reason can be that you can want to keep your version updated and check which version you are currently using and upgrade it.

Though some users are always up to date on the information of their operating system, it is not the case with everyone.

So if you don’t know the version your Macintosh computer is running then you might want to check it out. It is always good to be informed about some basic details of the device one uses.

So below we have listed some very simple steps which will direct you to find out your version of the operating system.

How to Check Mac OS Version Running on MacBook

1. Click on the Apple Menu on the upper left corner of the home screen.

2. A drop down menu will appear. Now click on “About This Mac”.

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3. A small window will appear displaying the macOS version. For example, we are using macOS High Sierra – Version 10.13.6. Few more details such as Model name, Processor, Memory, Graphics and Serial Number is also displayed in the same window.

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We hope you found this article informative. This was a quick guide on how to check what the MacOS version running your computer.

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