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OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)

The latest Mac operating system, OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) appears to be compatible with many supported services at Cornell, though some vendors have not yet announced Mavericks support for some of their products, for example IBM’s TSM, which is used for EZ-Backup (see below for details). Mac users interested in upgrading will want to carefully […]

New iMac Lab Open for Business @ Mann Library

Mac lovers take note! Head to Mann’s 2nd floor these days and you’ll find a brand new iMac lab equipped for some serious work Would you like to know more? New iMac Lab Open for Business | Albert R. Mann Library.

Support Extended for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

CIT is temporarily extending support for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard beyond the planned support retirement date of December 31, 2012. This extension will allow time for the preparation and testing of backup and antivirus client packages for Apple’s current operating system, OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. When these are complete, users should be […]

Mac Dashboard Tips

When you look at the usefulness of some of your default Mac programs, you’d usually find applications like Mail, iCal, or even Messages as very useful. However, one program that never gets such a vote is Dashboard. The program, consisting of widgets, allowed individuals to extend the usefulness and the features their Mac could do, […]

Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)

If you have questions about upgrading a Cornell/CALS computer please check with your local IT support before purchasing or installing this new version, http://cals.cornell.edu/cals/cals-it/remedy.cfm The latest Mac operating system, OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) is expected to be available soon. Mountain Lion is currently being evaluated for use at Cornell, and the IT Service Desk may […]