How to Check Minimum System Requirements for Software Installs - (Mac)

1. Click the Apple Logo in the left corner of the screen and select "About This Mac".


2. It defaults to the "Overview" tab where you can check the following:

      1. Operating System
      2. Computer and Processor
      3. Memory (RAM)

3. For disk space, Select the "Storage Tab".

Look at the amount "free".

4.For monitor resolution, click the "Displays" tab

      1. look at the first line for resolution
      2. look at the second line for graphics card information

For detailed Information about other hardware peripherals, click the "Overview" tab, and select "System Report".


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Keywords:System Requiremnts, OSX About operating system computer and processor memory (RAM)storage free disk space GB monitor resoltion res display settings graphics card Apple   Doc ID:61963
Owner:Sara S.Group:Parkland College
Created:2016-03-16 11:12 CSTUpdated:2016-03-21 14:41 CST
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