Apple has released macOS Mojave beta 6 for developers and public testers

Apple has released the sixth developer beta for macOS Mojave. The new update is around 3.52 GB in size and is available as an over-the-air update for existing users, and a developer beta download for Apple Developer members.

macOS Mojave is the latest update to Apple’s desktop/notebook operating system. Some of the major features in this release include a new Dark Mode, new apps including Home, Stocks and News, updates to Finder and Preview, new screenshot and screen capture tool, updated App Store, Group FaceTime, and much more

If you already have macOS Mojave developer beta installed, go to System Preferences > Software Update to download beta 6. Otherwise, follow our guide to download and install it to your Mac.

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A word of caution: make sure that you backup your Mac to avoid any data loss, as Mojave is currently a developer beta. You can use Time Machine and an external hard drive to back up your Mac.

Download macOS Mojave Developer Beta 6

  1. If you haven’t already, sign up for an Apple Developer account. This will cost you $99/year. You can also search Reddit for the beta access utility, but that could be a risky option.
    Apple Developer CenterOnce you log in, go to Downloads and look for macOS Mojave 10.14 beta. Click on the blue download button to download the beta access utility to your Mac.iOS 12 configuration file
  2. Open macOS Developer Beta Access Utility DMG file and run the pkg file. This will enroll your Mac in the Apple Developer Seed Program.macosdeveloperbetautilityInstall macOS Developer Beta Access Utility
  3. Once the installation is complete, Mac App Store’s will open the download page for macOS Mojave. Click Download and grab some coffee because it might take sometime, depending on your Internet speed.Download macOS Mojave Mac App Store
  4. Once download completes and the installer for macOS 10.14 Beta launches, follow the instructions to start the install process. Your Mac will restart a few times during installation. If you are using a MacBook, make sure that it is plugged into a charger to avoid low battery issues.macOS 10.14 BetaInstall macOS 10.14 betaInstall macOS 10.14 beta 2Install macOS 10.14 beta 3

Once installation completes, you will be greeted with the new setup screens, including an option for choosing the new dark theme.

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Setting up your Mac macOS Mojave

To learn about everything that’s new in macOS 10.14, check out our preview of macOS Mojave features.

If you want to perform a clean install or install the beta on others Macs, you can create a bootable USB installer for macOS Mojave.

Update: Apple has also released the fifth public beta for macOS Mojave. You can download it by following our guide here.

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