The age of your Mac determines what you can upgrade too. From your menu > About this Mac, note the information in the parenthesis on your product description line. Compare that to the Mojave hardware requirements in How to get old versions of macOS, when you visit that site strictly with the Safari browser. Your MacBook Pro must be a mid-2012 or later model to upgrade to macOS 10.14.6. If true, you can download the full Mojave installer from that preceding link.
It completed successfully, but most of my apps didn’t work because of the obsolescence of 10.12. I know this computer can run 10.14/10.15 so I tried to install 10.14 (Mojave) but i got a message saying “you may not install to this volume because your computer is missing a firmware partition.”. When opening the Installer Log when installing Mojave, it mentions that it couldnt veryfiy InstallESD.dmg after downloading it, and then posting 'the download might be damaged' in the log before retrying, sitting still on '2 minutes remaining' and then eventually giving me the same message on the installer gui itself. Heres the stats of my old pc. This time, instead of installing Mojave again we need to install the necessary patches for Mojave to run properly. Click macOS Post Install in either the side menu or from the dropdown menu in utilities. Select Install macOS and then click the Continue button. Continue to select Continue, then Agree and Agree. In the next window, select the APFS partition you created above. Then click Install to install macOS Mojave on VMware Workstation. The virtual machine will restart several times until it allows you to set up. Please be patient. Problem: macOS won't install errors. Pre-Mojave, you may be able to fix a stuck update by going to the Mac App Store, finding the software you are downloading, and pressing Option/Alt.
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Always a good idea to perform a last Time Machine backup before any upgrade.
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