Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

Apple released Mavericks (OS X 10.9) on October 22, 2013.

Mavericks has been tested with campus systems and is now supported by ITS.

Please review the list of software below with issues.

ITS recommends putting in a ticket to have your system upgraded.

This is to ensure that all user software is compatible and a backup is available.

Click this link to enter a ticket: https://ucsc.service-now.com/ess/

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Here is a list of software and services used on campus that has known issues:

VPN - Cisco AnyConnect - need to use latest version - link here

Java - Mavericks does not come with Java, but can be installed separately. Java 7 is compatible - make sure any business systems you work on use this.

InfoView - the Report Editing mode is showing issues

Adobe Freehand, Illustrator CS5 & Lightroom - some incompatibilities

EndNote (Latest version X7 is compatible)

Filemaker 10 & 11 (more info)

Parallels 7

Old verisons of QuickSupport TeamViewer (verison 9 is compatible)

QuarkXpress 9.5

Some reports of issues with Epson Stylus Pro printers (SP7900, 9900 & 4880)

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What's new with Mavericks

If you plan to purchase a new university-owned computer, please review the Standard Computers.

If you have any questions, please contact the ITS Support Center