System Requirements

How to Locate Your System Specs

Different products in our store may have different system requirements. Here, we will show how to locate and check your system specs.

Step 1 – Getting to your System Specs

From the Apple menu  in the corner of your screen, choose About This Mac.

Apple Menu About this Mac
Step 2 – Your System Specs

Once you locate your system specs, here’s how to interpret the information. Below your MacOS Title, you will see your Mac Version Number. The other two important specs are your memory and graphics capabilities. Always be sure to check these two and then compare them to the recommended system specs for the plugin you are interested in purchasing.

Updating the MacOS

If you don’t meed the minimum requirement for the MacOS you will need to update you MacOS to use a plugin.

Before You Update

We strongly recommend backing up your Mac before updating. Then follow the steps below to find and install any available software updates or upgrades.

Updating MacOS
Step 1

From the Apple menu  in the corner of your screen, choose System Preferences.

Apple Menu System Preferences
Step 2

In the System Preferences window, click Software Update.

Software Update in System Preferences
Step 3

In the Software Update window, click Update Now or Upgrade Now.

Update MacOS in Software Update in System Preferences