Mac Catalina Update

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Fordham IT has completed basic testing of Fordham’s systems with Catalina, Apple’s new operating system (OS) for Macs. It is now safe to upgrade your Mac to Catalina.

Please note the following compatibility and storage requirements before you upgrade:

The VPN (virtual private network) is compatible once it is upgraded on your machine. To upgrade your version, contact IT Customer Care at 718-817-3999 or use the Tech Help tab at My.Fordham (search for VPN).

Catalina does not support 32-bit applications (these are usually older apps).

Compatible models
Macbook (2015 or newer)
MacBook Air (2012 or newer)
MacBook Pro (2012 or newer)
Mac mini (2012 or newer)
iMac (2012 or newer)
iMac Pro (2017 or newer)

Disk requirements
20 GB free disk space
4-8 GB memory


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