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How to Download OS X Mavericks Installation File
I will show you how to download the new OS X Mavericks installation package you can then use for a clean install on your Mac computer.
| 24th October 2013 |
in your browser and if you are not directed directly to the OS X Mavericks download in the App Store, click the
View in Mac App Store
I already have OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) installed on my Mac, that's why I need to click
If you don't have Mavericks installed on your Mac the downloading procedure will start immediately.
The download time depends on the speed of your Internet connection.
You can check the progress by rolling over the Launchpad icon (see picture).
When download is finished, OS X Mavericks Installation set up window pops up.
Do NOT press continue.
You probably want a clean install of Mavericks on your Mac and this is not the best way to be doing it.
Click Install OS X in the menu and choose
Quit Install OS X
CMD + Q
The installation package of OS X Mavericks should be in your
folder and it's called Install OS X Mavericks (see picture).
To learn how to make a bootable OS X Mavericks USB stick, choose one of the following:
The Easiest Way to Create a Bootable OS X USB Drive
Native Way of Creating a Bootable OS X Mavericks USB
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