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can i create an usbstick to update my macs & MacBook Pro

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drugo    6

hi

i have 2 imacs and 1 MacBook Pro

i have download sierra last update from my imac ,and it takes a lot to download

i know many users can transfer the os in my case sierra last update on an usbstick to upgrade other macs

i would like to update the second imac and MacBook Pro , to be faster and not wait hours to download

 

is there a way to copy my download on usb stick and upgrade my macs via usb?

how can i do it? and what tool should i use

 

thanks

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Nick H.    8,710

Can't you download the update from the Mac website? https://support.apple.com/downloads/macos

 

They also give advice on how to create a bootable installer for the OS: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201372

 

Edit: I realize that it requires downloading the file again, but I don't think there is a way to get the information from the update that you initially downloaded unless it downloaded as a .dmg file (or whatever the filetype may be).

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