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Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x now supported

SCS Computing Facilities is pleased to announce support for Mac OS X Lion (10.7.x). Requests for Lion upgrades should be emailed to Please be sure to include the CMU asset tag and/or hostname of the supported Mac.

Users interested in upgrading to Lion should be aware of certain software compatibility issues. Please see the following for a list of differences and caveats:

System requirements and tech specs for Mac OS X Lion are available here:

For additional information on SCS Computing Facilities Mac support visit:

Please contact or call the SCS Help Desk (x8-4231) if you have questions regarding Mac OS X 10.7 support.

Thank you for your attention,

SCS Help Desk