CN - Mac - Catalina and Known Issues

Issue/Question

  • Is macOS Catalina recommended for Community Network computers?
  • Should I upgrade to Catalina?

Environment

  • Employee or Student Employee
  • Community Network-supported computer

Explanation

Catalina was released on October 4, 2019. It is recommended for newer systems and optional for older systems.

Known Issues with macOS Catalina:

Tested Software That Does Work with Catalina:

  • Web-based applications such as MyOSU, Banner, Appworx and DocuSign
  • Microsoft Office 2019 - Including Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, OneNote, OneDrive
  • Box apps
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro DC - Continuous Release
  • Adobe Creative Cloud apps
  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox ESR
  • Skype for Business
  • VLC
  • ESET Antivirus
  • Jamf Pro agent for self-service package installs
  • Ricoh printer drivers

Enhancements

 

Details

Article ID: 82081
Created
Fri 6/28/19 2:32 PM
Modified
Fri 5/8/20 3:26 PM