Apple has announced upgrading to the latest release of OS X Mavericks is free. To see if your computer qualifies please follow the steps at:
If you perform the upgrade on your own please make sure to back up your data before proceeding.
If you would like assistance seeing if your computer qualifies or with the upgrade process please contact the help desk to have a technician follow up with you.
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