help for OS X 10.8.3

Discussion in 'iMac' started by Rain4149, May 12, 2013.

  1. Rain4149 macrumors newbie

    May 12, 2013
    I am so confused what I have when I click on the apple icon it says 27-inch Mid 2010
    softwear OS X 10.8.3 (12D78

    when I click on Safari it says it is version 6.0.4

    I am very confused on Mountain lion and Snow leopard...

    which one does my IMac have....

    and how can I update my IMac to 10.8 or higher...

    I am no tech and have no one to guide me, can someone tell me what I need to do..
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    Sky Blue

    Jan 8, 2005
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    Rain4149 thread starter macrumors newbie

    May 12, 2013
    I guess I am over thinking this, my brain is shot... I see I have what I said I needed..
    I should pay attention more...
    but can you tell me is this mountain lion and if so can it be upgraded to snow leopard now..or do I have it wrong and mountain lion is the newest..
  4. rkaufmann87 macrumors 68000


    Dec 17, 2009
    Folsom, CA

    Snow Leopard is a downgrade from Mountain Lion. Here is the hierarchy:

    10.4.x Tiger
    10.5.x Leopard
    10.6.x Snow Leopard
    10.7.x Lion
    10.8.x Mountain Lion

    There is no point in downgrading, your computer has the most up-to-date version of OS X.

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