• • • Mac OS X Leopard (version 10.5) is the sixth of, desktop and server for computers. Leopard was released on October 26, 2007 as the successor of, and is available in two editions: a version suitable for, and a version,. It retailed for $129 for the desktop version and $499 for Server. Leopard was superseded by (version 10.6).
Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger was released. See Installing OS X 10.4 Tiger on DVD-Challenged Macs Using. About the Mac OS X 10.4.6 Update (delta) 10.4.6 PPC.
Leopard is the final version of Mac OS X to support the architecture as Snow Leopard functions solely on based Macs. According to Apple, Leopard contains over 300 changes and enhancements over its predecessor,, covering core operating system components as well as included applications and developer tools. Leopard introduces a significantly revised desktop, with a redesigned,, a semitransparent, and an updated that incorporates the visual navigation interface first seen in. Other notable features include support for writing applications, an automated backup utility called, support for searches across multiple machines, and the inclusion of and, which were previously included with only some Mac models. Apple missed Leopard's release time frame as originally announced by Apple's CEO. When first discussed in June 2005, Jobs had stated that Apple intended to release Leopard at the end of 2006 or early 2007.
A year later, this was amended to Spring 2007; however on April 12, 2007, Apple issued a statement that its release would be delayed until October 2007 because of the development of the. Contents • • • • • • • • • • • • New and changed features [ ] End-user features [ ] Apple advertised that Mac OS X Leopard has 300+ new features, including: • A new and improved, with easy starting points to easily start a workflow. It also can quickly create or edit workflows with new interface improvements. Now it can use a new action called 'Watch Me Do' that lets you record a user action (like pressing a button or controlling an application without built-in Automator support) and replay as an action in a workflow. It can create more useful Automator workflows with actions for RSS feeds, iSight camera video snapshots, PDF manipulation, and much more.