OS X.9 Mavericks

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On October 22nd 2013 Apple released a new version of Mac OS X (version 10.9) code named Mavericks which will replace OS X.8 Mountain Lion on new Mac computers. Below you will find information on how to install the new update, as well as setup your Shaw email account on your Mac.


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How do I Update my Mac to OS X Mavericks?

Setup Email on OS X Mavericks Mac Mail

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How do I Update my Mac to OS X Mavericks?


Before you can update your Mac to OS X Mavericks, you will need to confirm that your computer model is compatible with the update, and that your current version of OS can be updated to Mavericks. Below, you will find a list of supported hardware and OS versions from which you will be able to update to Mavericks.


Once you have confirmed you meet these requirements, you can:

  1. Visit the Mac App Store
  2. Select OS X Mavericks
  3. Click Download


For additional details on how to update your Mac, please see the link below.

Apple (Canada) - Upgrade your Mac to OS X Mavericks



Compatible Models Compatible OS Versions
  • iMac (Mid 2007 or newer)
  • MacBook (Late 2008 Aluminum, or Early 2009 or newer)
  • MacBook Pro (Mid/Late 2007 or newer)
  • MacBook Air (Late 2008 or newer)
  • Mac mini (Early 2009 or newer)
  • Mac Pro (Early 2008 or newer)
  • Xserve (Early 2009)
  • Snow Leopard (10.6.8)
  • Lion (10.7)
  • Mountain Lion (10.8)




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Setup Email on OS X Mavericks Mac Mail


For information on how to setup your Shaw email on OSX Mail, please see the following guide:

Setup Email in Apple OS X Mail



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