Hi Daniel, Stephen and Bill, 

Many thanks for the reports. I will wait a couple of weeks before updating my 
main machine and then not before my full bootable copy is done. 

Best regards, 

Philippe Chaperon

On 22 Sep 2016, at 10:22 pm, Daniel Kerr <wa...@macwizardry.com.au> wrote:

Hi Philippe

Sierra isn’t too bad, but yes, I’m not running it on my main machine just yet. 
I like to wait a few weeks or more, just to check it all on my “test machine” 
and make sure everything works correctly. Then just waiting a bit to make sure 
and read if anything needs updated or to iron out the “bug fixes”. :)

You can update directly from Yosemite to Sierra. (even fact you can upgrade 
directly from Lion 10.7 straight to Sierra), so you don’t need to upgrade 
first. Just go straight to Sierra via the Mac App Store.
But yes, definitely make sure everything is backed up well first :)
More info can be found here - https://support.apple.com/en-au/HT201475

Hope that info helps.

Kind regards
Daniel
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> On 22 Sep 2016, at 6:53 pm, Philippe Chaperon <laut...@me.com> wrote:
> 
> Dear WAMUG’ers, 
> 
> Wonder what your verdict is on Sierra? I have just installed it on one of my 
> iMacs, the ‘secondary’ one, and so far everything seems to be working as they 
> should. I did update from El Capitan. It took some time before the computer 
> was running smoothly once Sierra was installed, due possibly to the system 
> indexing the whole drive, but now things are going well. 
> 
> I will wait for more feed back from the various Apple forums before upgrading 
> my main and most important iMac, from Yosemite to Sierra. I believe I do not 
> need to go through El Capitan first, according to Apple’s website. However as 
> a precaution I will do an integral copy of my hard drive first … Oh! me of 
> little faith!!!!
> 
> Enjoy the evening and stay safe. 
> 
> Philippe C. 
> 
> iMac 27” mid 2010
> 2.93 GHz Intel Core i7
> 20GB RAM
> Yosemite 10.10.5
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