It is a beta, after all, and you should never rely on a beta for a mission-critical device. I did a clean install from a thumb drive I made and it took almost two hours. Hope this helps you also. I'm willing to contribute after I get my install working. If I have a solution, I'll post a guide.
Make your selection, and click Continue. I got the same message you did about the package id. I then wiped the drive and reinstalled El Capitan. Downloaded and installing but once the installation is finished a message saying that the installation wasn't possible appears. If you chose to perform a clean install on your current startup drive, as defined in the beginning of this guide, you then performed all of the tasks on Step 1 and have erased your startup drive and started up the installer. The time estimate isn't very accurate, so this is a good time to take a coffee break or go for a walk with your dog.
Because the clean install process erases the contents of the destination drive, it's obvious that you can't boot from the startup drive and then try to erase it. An image of my El Capitan Install is attached. If your Mac meets , you should upgrade it to the latest El Capitan without hesitation. Now click on the plus symbol to add a second partition. Let it do its thing. I downloaded the file through my portal.
But I am sorry in advance if I did not search thoroughly enough. More details about specific identifiers are provided in EveryMac. Reinstall Office 2016 for Mac in a different network environment to check the result. You know the new El Capitan brings improvements to users experience and performance so that you can use your Mac in simpler and smarter ways, and you can work more efficiently when dealing with all kinds of everyday tasks. Some of the feature additions -- like improved Safari, Mail, Notes, and Spotlight -- should be welcomed by most users, too. Step 9: Your Mac will restart automatically after the installer copies a few files to the destination volume.
Regards, Shirley Hi Jem, Thanks for your update in the private message and glad to hear that you can install Office 2016 for Mac now via the installer in our Worksoace. You should hear a long beep tone different than you normally hear. . To solve this issue follow this link:. The download link has been provided below, use them to get started. Some apps, such as Find My Mac, require Location Services to be turned on.
In addition, about installing Office 2016 for Mac, here is an article for your reference:. Maybe you just need to give it a bit more time? Regards, Shirley Hi Jem, Thanks for your update in the private message. The other installation process is known as the clean install. Make your selection, and click Continue. So If you did not download El Capitan before it was removed from the App Store then you will not be able to get it from the Appstore anymore. You can choose to just send information to Apple, just send data to app developers, send to both, or send to no one.
All you need to do is following the screen prompt to click Next button or input required info. We control out systems quite tightly which could explain the reason we haven't seen the problems these folks have. We highly recommend using a name with no spaces or special characters. If it is the location you choose for the El Capitan, just click Install to proceed, if not, click Show All Disks to choose the right one from available choices, and then click Install. You can now only download it via alternative sources, Just make sure they are trusted sources though.
Anyone know how to fix pls? Make your selections, and click Continue. Launch Disk Utility on your Mac, click on your main partition in the left panel, and select Partition from the top of the window. This is the most common means of upgrading the operating system and is recommended when your Mac is in good shape and having no problems. I was looking for El Capitan for weeks and today I finally managed to get it. The choice is up to you, but whatever you choose, it's important to take the time to create a current backup before you start the installation. Hi, I bought a new MacBook Pro and I was trying to upgrade my old Mac A1260 for my mom to use it. I'm more concerned about these other problems.
In this way, other community members who are running into the same situation can easily find the useful reference. Which we have tied to bad MagSafe adapters the cable being bad. Contact the software manufacturer for assistance. Once again, you can do this at a later date. Looking briefly though the posts you linked here, I suspect people have processes running that their unaware of P to P file sharing bing one of the worst! But, when I try to upgrade to El Capitan it never finishes the update. A word of warning: the account name will become the name for your Home folder, which will contain all of your user data. Make your selection, and click the Allow or Not Now buttons.