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Mac users: MacOS Catalina (vs 10.15) not compatible with MacEwan applications

Submitted by on 2019/10/23 – 8:30 am

Adobe Creative Cloud, MacEwan’s VPN application Cisco Anyconnect and Crestron AirMedia are among the many applications that are not supported by macOS Catalina, Apple’s latest version of macOS which removes support for 32-bit applications.

MacEwan Macintosh systems will not be updated until ITS has tested Catalina within our environment. ITS recommends not updating your personal systems to Catalina at this time.

How to check for 32-bit apps on your system that won’t run on Catalina:

  1. Click the Apple icon in the top left corner of your screen.
  2. Select About This Mac.
  3. Click System Report.
  4. Scroll down to the Software section and click Applications.
  5. On the right, you’ll see a list of apps and a column labeled 64-Bit (Intel). If any of those apps have a No in that column, it means they’re not 64-bit apps, so you’ll need to update them or find a replacement before you get the MacOS Catalina update.