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Old 09-28-2020, 12:29 PM
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If you have a Mac running Mojave, DO NOT upgrade to the newest security update, dubbed 10.14.6

Thousands on Mac users, me included, are experiencing enormous speed DECREASE and humongously large memory requirements.

Skip this release for now and wait for a fix from Apple.

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Old 09-28-2020, 12:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Rudy View post
If you have a Mac running Mojave, DO NOT upgrade to the newest security update, dubbed 10.14.6

Thousands on Mac users, me included, are experiencing enormous speed DECREASE and humongously large memory requirements.

Skip this release for now and wait for a fix from Apple.
Thanks Rudy, this will explain why I have struggled today uploading web pages.
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Old 09-28-2020, 01:28 PM
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Thanks Rudy!

I am running High Sierra 10.13.6 and am not experiencing any issues.

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Strangely, Winblows kinda did the same thing recently; I had to do a system restore to use my PC at all and it was due to an update installed while I was sleeping. So fun to wake up to.

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Old 09-28-2020, 02:15 PM
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Thanks Rudy, this will explain why I have struggled today uploading web pages.
After I finish re-restoring back to previous version, I am disabling automatic updates. From now on I will not upgrade until the upgrade has been out for a week and there are no bad reports.

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Thanks Rudy!

I am running High Sierra 10.13.6 and am not experiencing any issues.
Any reason for staying on High Sierra?

I am debating moving to Catalina. I hadnít because of my large photo libraries, which where on iPhotos, but Iíve migrated them to the new Photo app.

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Probably still on High Sierra because I don't have auto updates on and didn't know it!

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Originally Posted by SeabeeRon View post
Probably still on High Sierra because I don't have auto updates on and didn't know it!
Well that explains it. But it should have been giving messages about updates being available.

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Well that explains it. But it should have been giving messages about updates being available.
There is an option not to have updates in the 'systems preference' but I have a feeling Apple can override that for security reasons?

Mine looks to be back to normal now, said he tempting fate....!
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