Apple has released MacOS Mojave 10.14.5 for all Mac users running the Mojave operating system. The macOS 10.14.5 update includes several bug fixes, as well as AirPlay 2 support for AirPlay 2 compatible smart TVs.
Mac users running MacOS High Sierra or Sierra will also find a security update available for these previous system software releases.
In addition, Apple also released an iOS 12.3 update for the iPhone and iPad, along with tvOS 12.3 for Apple TV and watchOS 5.2.1 for the Apple Watch.
How to install the update for MacOS Mojave 10.14.5
The easiest way to install software updates in MacOS Mojave is through the software update control panel. Be sure to back up your Mac with Time Machine (or the backup of your choice) before upgrading your system software.
- Go to the Apple menu in the upper left corner of the screen and select System Preferences.
- Select the Software Update control panel.
- Select “Update Now” when MacOS 10.14.5 appears in the list of available updates.
Note. Security Update 2019-003 for macOS High Sierra and MacOS Sierra will be located on the Updates tab in the Mac App Store.
Mac will automatically restart to complete the installation. The time it takes to complete the upgrade to 10.14.5 depends on a variety of factors, including the speed of your Internet connection to download the software update, the speed of the Mac, the Mac model, and the very version of the existing version of MacOS. ,
MacOS 10.14.5 weighs up to 2.8 GB for some Mac models.
Download Links for MacOS 10.14.5, MacOS 10.14.5 Combo Update
Another option is to download MacOS 10.14.5 as a package update or a combined update directly from Apple, outside the software update mechanism. Updating Mac OS with a combined update is relatively simple, but usually intended for advanced users:
A combo update can be used to update MacOS Mojave from a previous version of Mojave, which allows you to upgrade directly from an earlier Mojave build, for example, from macOS 10.14.2 to macOS 10.14.5, while the delta update can only be used to upgrade from 10.14 . .4 to 10.14.5.
MacOS Mojave 10.14.5 Release Notes
The following release notes apply to MacOS 10.14.5 update:
The macOS Mojave 10.14.5 update improves the stability and reliability of your Mac and is recommended for all users.
Adds AirPlay 2 support for sharing videos, photos, music and much more from your Mac directly on your SmartPlay TV with AirPlay 2 support.
Adds the ability to follow the magazine in the directory view Apple News +.
[J only] Includes support for the Rave era (令 和) Japanese calendar
Improved audio latency on MacBook Pro models released in 2018.
An issue where some very large OmniOutliner and OmniPlan documents did not display properly has been fixed.
Disables accessories with unsafe Bluetooth connections.
Fixed an issue that prevented a user account password from being logged on to the system after using the recovery private key (PRK) to unlock the FileVault volume.
Fixed an issue where the InstalledApplicationList MDM command did not recognize the presence of updates for applications installed through VPP.
In addition to MacOS 10.14.5, Apple has released updates for other system software, and users can also download iOS 12.3 for iPhone or iPad, tvOS 12.3 for Apple TV, watchOS 5.2.1 for Apple Watch and find other minor updates for other Apple software. . as well as on HomePod.