Download: macOS 10.12.5 Sierra Public Beta Now Available
You can now download Apple's macOS 10.12.5 Sierra Public Beta on your Mac for free using the company's Beta Software Program.
First Public Beta of macOS 10.12.5 Has Arrived - Download it Today
A day back, Apple released the first public beta of iOS 10.3.2 for anyone to try out. It was only a matter of time the company flipped the switch and distributed macOS 10.12.5 beta using the same channel. Today, Apple has done just that, and the first public beta of Apple's latest desktop operating system is now available to download.
Before we dive into the specifics, it's worth mentioning here that it's best to install beta software on a Mac that does not serve the purpose of a daily driver with you. There are chances something might go wrong. And of course, app crashes are to be expected as well. If you understand this clearly then read on for instructions on how to install macOS 10.12.5 Public Beta onto your Mac.
You can start things off by heading over to the beta.apple.com website. Once here, you will be required to log in with your Apple ID. This is the same ID which you are using on the Mac on which you wish to install the public beta. Once logged in, simply click on the Enroll Your Devices button at the top. Then select macOS, and follow the on-screen instructions for installation. The cool thing about this entire thing is that the update will be pushed to your over the air via the Mac App Store. It is convenience at its finest, and something which no one can deny.
In order to complete the installation process, you will be required to restart your Mac. Please, make sure you have saved your data beforehand, and made a backup of all your important files in a secure location. There are a minute chances that something might go wrong, but mostly, you will come out unscathed if nothing was fiddled around with during the entire process.
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