System Requirements for Trend Micro Security for Mac

Listed are the system requirements that your Mac needs to meet to install your Trend Micro Security for Mac.
Note: For programs bundled from your Internet Service Provider, please contact their Technical Support for download and installation assistance.
To check the system requirements, choose your program version below:

Antivirus for Mac 2018
To run Antivirus for Mac 2018, your Mac computer must meet these hardware and software requirements:
Hardware
  • Intel® Core™-based Apple® Macintosh® computer
  • 2GB memory
  • 1.5GB of available hard disk space
Operating System
  • Mac OS X® version 10.13 “High Sierra" (10.13 or higher)
  • Mac OS X® version 10.12 “Sierra" (10.12 or higher)
  • Mac OS X® version 10.11 “El Capitan" (10.11 or higher)
Supported Web Browsers
  • Apple® Safari® 9.0 or higher
  • Mozilla® Firefox® (The newest version and the most recent previous version)
  • Google Chrome™ (The newest version and the most recent previous version)
Internet Connection
Antivirus for Mac needs an Internet connection for activating online, checking the expiration date, downloading updates (including program and pattern files) from Trend Micro, obtaining information about malicious software, or browsing pages on the Trend Micro website.
If you have a dial-up or other connection to the Internet that charges fees per connection, by the amount of time connected or for the amount of data downloaded, make sure your router or connection software does not automatically start a connection to support the features listed above to avoid extra connection fees. Follow your router's instructions to edit your router settings if necessary.
Supported Social Networking Sites
(For Privacy Scanner)
  • Facebook
  • Google+
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn

Antivirus for Mac 2017
To run Antivirus for Mac 2017, your Mac computer must meet these hardware and software requirements:
Hardware
  • Intel® Core™-based Apple® Macintosh® computer
  • 2GB memory
  • 1.5GB of available hard disk space
Operating System
  • Mac OS X® version 10.13 “High Sierra" (10.13 or higher)
  • Mac OS X® version 10.12 “Sierra" (10.12 or higher)
  • Mac OS X® version 10.11 “El Capitan" (10.11 or higher)
Supported Web Browsers
  • Apple® Safari® 9.0 or higher
  • Mozilla® Firefox® (The newest version and the most recent previous version)
  • Google Chrome™ (The newest version and the most recent previous version)
Internet Connection
Antivirus for Mac needs an Internet connection for activating online, checking the expiration date, downloading updates (including program and pattern files) from Trend Micro, obtaining information about malicious software, or browsing pages on the Trend Micro website.
If you have a dial-up or other connection to the Internet that charges fees per connection, by the amount of time connected or for the amount of data downloaded, make sure your router or connection software does not automatically start a connection to support the features listed above to avoid extra connection fees. Follow your router's instructions to edit your router settings if necessary.

Antivirus for Mac 2016
To run Antivirus for Mac 2016, your Mac computer must meet these hardware and software requirements:
Hardware
  • Intel® Core™-based Apple® Macintosh® computer
  • 2GB memory
  • 1.5GB of available hard disk space
Operating System
  • Mac OS X® version 10.11 "El Capitan"
  • Mac OS X® version 10.10 "Yosemite"  
  • Mac OS X® version 10.9 "Mavericks"  
Supported Web Browsers
  • Apple® Safari® 6.0 or higher
  • Mozilla® Firefox® 27.0 or previous versions still supported by Mozilla
  • Google Chrome™ 33 or previous versions still supported by Google
Internet Connection
Antivirus for Mac needs an Internet connection for activating online, checking the expiration date, downloading updates, obtaining information about malicious software, or browsing pages on the Trend Micro website.
If you have a dial-up or other connection to the Internet that charges fees per connection, by the amount of time connected or for the amount of data downloaded, make sure your router or connection software does not automatically start a connection to support the features listed above to avoid extra connection fees. Follow your router's instructions to edit your router settings if necessary.
Supported Web Mail Services
  • Yahoo mail
  • Gmail
  • Microsoft Hotmail
Supported Social Networking Sites
(For Privacy Scanner)
  • Facebook
  • Google+
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
Applies To: Antivirus for Mac - 2016, 2015;2017, 2018;Trend Micro Security for Mac - All;

Last Updated: Sep. 21, 2017 9:58 PM (PST)
Solution ID: 1111537