EndNote X5, X6 and X7 for MacOS X are available
See http://mac.unimaas.nl/software/ to download these versions.
MacOS 10.8 (Mountain Lion) released
Apple released MacOS X 10.8, called 'Mountain Lion', visit http://www.apple.com/macosx/ [jul 2012]
Mountain Lion can be downloaded via the App Store application (you need 10.7 to do that).
For info about IBM's SPSS, look at http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21507587.
To connect your 10.8 Mac to one of the wireless networks, the for 10.7 created profiles, see below, can be used.
To get these, see our Manuals page.
Trouble connecting to the WiFi network from your Mac computer?
Mac OS X Version 10.6.8 contains a software issue that may result in problems when connecting to one of UM's WiFi networks (eduroam, UMnet, UMguest) [jun 2012]
Please go to the following address to download and install a patch to resolve the problem:
Download and install MacOS X 10.6.8 Update Combo v1.1
After that perform the SMC reset following the instructions on the following address:
Resetting the System Management Controller (SMC)
- MacOS 10.6.8 Update Combo v1.1 is significant in size (1 GByte). Downloading will therefore take a fair amount of time. It is advisable to download the patch using a fixed network connection. These are available in the University Library
- Installation after download will take approximately 30-45 minutes
- It is advisable to close all open applications before starting the update
SPSS 20, 21 and 22 for MacOS X are available
SPSS 20, 21 and 22 are available for UM personnel. Students should buy this version via Surfspot.nl.
To download this version, see our Software or Manuals pages. [sept 2013]
MacOS 10.7 ('Lion') and Java
After you installed 10.7 (Lion) your MacOS system does not have Java installed.
You can install Java for 10.7 via http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1421.
Then check your Java installation via http://www.java.com/en/download/testjava.jsp, if needed, enable the Java-plugin for your browser. You should see the 'Your Java is working' message.
After Java works, you can install the (UM) AnyConnect VPN client, SPSS etc.
iOS 7 ready for download
Apple has released iOS 7 for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch
Apple - iOS 7 Software Update
Office 2011 for MacOS X is available
Office 2011 can be ordered via the ICTS servicedesk.
It includes Outlook 2011 for MacOS X. Looks great !
See our Manuals page on how to setup Outlook 2011 [nov-2010]