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10.2 - 10.4 Retirement Plans

Apple has ended support and Security Updates for Mac OS X versions 10.2, 10.3, and 10.4.

OIT will phase out support for these versions on January 1, 2010.

Apple is has also ended support for Mac OS X 10.5 and the PowerPC architecture when the new Intel only version 10.6 was released.  Security updates for version 10.5 will likely continue until version 10.7 is released for sale in the unannounced future.

OIT will continue support for Mac OS X 10.5 on PowerPC G5 and Intel processors that are at least 1.6 GHz with 1GB of RAM.

For departments wishing to replace legacy computers with systems that will run the latest operating system, OIT'S annual bulk purchase event is currently underway - OIT Bulk Purchase

In addition, the newest Mac OS X version may available for purchase at the UT Arlington Book Store. Please contact the UTA Bookstore for inquires about licensed software products - 817-272-2785