Apple has unveiled the latest version of its Mac operating system: macOS Big Sur. The new software contains tweaks to make macOS better-looking and more streamlined, along with privacy updates. The urgent update that Apple released Monday plugs a hole in the iMessage software that allowed hackers to infiltrate a user's phone without the user clicking on any links, according to Citizen Lab.

New Mac Software Update 2020
  • Overview of Mac Update and Mac Restart. Updates are a very important part of software experience and it is used to add new functionality, enhance efficiency, and better features to existing software. Mac OS updates are just that and they cater key points like bug fixes, security enhancement, and performance.
  • Apple has announced its newest software updates at WWDC 2020: iOS and iPadOS 14, macOS Big Sur, and watchOS 7. Here’s the full list of which devices will — and won’t — be getting upgraded.
  1. From the Apple menu  in the corner of your screen, choose System Preferences.
  2. Click Software Update.
  3. Click Update Now or Upgrade Now:
    • Update Now installs the latest updates for the currently installed version. Learn about macOS Big Sur updates, for example.
    • Upgrade Now installs a major new version with a new name, such as macOS Big Sur. Learn about the latest macOS upgrade, or about old versions of macOS that are still available.

If you're having difficulty finding or installing updates:

  • If Software Update says that your Mac is up to date, then macOS and all of the apps it installs are up to date, including Safari, Messages, Mail, Music, Photos, FaceTime, Calendar, and Books.
  • If you want to update apps downloaded from the App Store, use the App Store to get updates.
  • If you want to update your iOS device, learn how to update iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
  • If your Mac doesn't include Software Update, use the App Store to get updates.
  • If an error occurred while installing an update or upgrade, learn how to resolve installation issues.

Latest Macos Update 2020

When you install iTunes or iCloud for Windows on your PC—or when you use Boot Camp Assistant to install Windows on your Mac—you get Apple Software Update for Windows.

Apple Software Update keeps the Apple applications on your PC up to date. It also delivers the latest Apple security and software updates to the Windows installation on your Mac.

How to run Apple Software Update

  1. Click on the Windows icon in the lower-left corner of your Windows screen.
  2. Type Apple Software Update in the search field.
  3. Click on Apple Software Update when it appears in the search results dialog.

Apple Software Update checks to see if any updates are available. Select the checkbox next to the updates that you want to install, click on the Install button, and then follow the onscreen instructions.

Apple Software Update for Windows runs once a week to check for updates. You can change this frequency to daily, weekly, monthly, or never in the application's preferences.

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Get more info about using Boot Camp to install Windows on your Mac on the Boot Camp Support page.