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    Mar 29, 2009
    Can I Upgrade my Mini to OS X 10.6 Mountain Lion from 10.5.8?
    I have a Mac Mini I bought in February of 2008. I have the OS X 10.5.8 which is the latest version for my computer according to the software update. I would like to upgrade to Mountain Lion 10.6 but am not sure if my mini is new enough. Does anyone know if it is? What's the easiest way to upgrade it? Thanks.

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    Oct 19, 2008
    2012 13" MBP (2.5 i5, 8GB)
    As long as you meet these requirements, you can upgrade to SL.

    To get it, you'll have to contact Apple since it is no longer available for sale.
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    May 19, 2009
    Waiting for a mate . . .
    21" iMac 2.9Ghz 16GB RAM & 13"MBP 2.9Ghz i7 8GB RAM 10.10.3, iPhone5 & iPad Air 2 iOS 8.3, ATV3
    And FYI, Mountain Lion is 10.8, Lion is 10.7 and Snow Leopard is 10.6 and that is what you need as vansmith stated above

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    Member Since
    Mar 29, 2009
    Thanks guys, got the upgrade disc ordered today.

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    Jul 30, 2009
    Mac Mini Core 2 Duo
    For 10.6 Snow Leopard, I presume, since there is no upgrade disc for 10.7 or 10.8
    ...just in case this might be a question for a recent switcher who happens upon this thread

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