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Mathematica Compatibility with macOS Big Sur

Monday, October 12, 2020

The release of macOS Big Sur is imminent. All current versions of Wolfram products are compatible with this release. However, earlier versions will not function once users have installed macOS Big Sur.

Here is the list of products and versions currently compatible with Big Sur:

  • Mathematica 12.1.0 and 12.1.1
  • MathLM 12.0 and 12.1
  • Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition 12.0.1 and 12.1.1
  • gridMathematica (and Wolfram Lightweight Grid Manager) 12.0.1 and 12.1.1
  • webMathematica 3.5.0, 3.5.1 and
  • System Modeler 12.0.0 and 12.1.0
  • Wolfram Finance Platform 3.1.1
  • Wolfram Player and Wolfram Player Pro 12.1.0 and 12.1.1
  • Wolfram Programming Lab for Desktop 12.1.1
  • Wolfram Desktop 12.1.0 and 12.1.1 (for Wolfram|One)
  • Free Wolfram Engine for Developers 12.1.0 and 12.1.1
  • WolframScript 12.1.0 and 12.1.1

As a benefit of our Wolfram site license, UGA users have access to the latest version of Wolfram products for free in the Wolfram User Portal. If you use Wolfram products on a Mac and plan to upgrade to Big Sur, please ensure you have installed the latest version of Wolfram products.


This information was accurate and complete at the time of publication. Changes in circumstances after the time of publication may impact the accuracy of the information.