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Another Report on Radeon RX 580 8GB in a Mac Pro
Added a sixth report on stock (not flashed) Radeon RX 580 8GB in a Mac Pro. This report is on a Sapphire Nitro+ RX 580 8GB in a Mac Pro 5,1 running macOS 10.13.5. (4 earlier reports on Sapphire Pulse model, and 1 Sapphire Nitro+ Special Edition.) Native driver support in macOS 10.12.6 or later and supports Apple Metal. (Not flashed so no boot screen until OS/driver loads.)
(Below this report are notes on macOS Mojave (and High Sierra) installs requiring a mac rom graphics card and a reminder on the ROM switch on the Mac/PC Radeon 7950 card.)
Apple/products related News, Software Updates, Tips, PR: (later first)

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Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates:

Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.

Other News and Firmware/Software Updates: (later first)

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Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)
Previous News Archive Summary:
    June 18th to 22nd, 2018 News Archive
  • Apple posts MacBook/MacBook Pro Keyboard Service Program
  • Final Cut Pro X 10.4.3 Update (6 bug fixes)
  • Carbon Copy Cloner v4.1.23 Update
  • Safari Technology Preview 59 for macOS High Sierra & Mojave beta
  • How to Check SMART Status of Your Mac Drives
  • Beta 2 of macOS 10.14 Mojave, Xcode 10, iOS 12, tvOS 12
  • How to Get Your Mac Ready for the macOS Mojave Beta
  • Why Apple's AirPower Wireless Charger Is Taking So Long to Make
  • Total War: WARHAMMER II comes to macOS and Linux this year
  • iOS 12 securely and automatically shares emergency location with 911
  • v04.71.00 Update for 2017 LG OLED TV B7P, C7P, E7P, G7P, W7P models
  • Sony UBP-X1000ES, UBP-X800/UX80 4K UHD Player Firmware Update
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - Apple web server notifications
    - How to test an issue in another user account on your Mac
    - Institutions that support health records on iPhone (beta)
    - Use the Files app on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
    - How to use Personal Requests on HomePod
    - Identify the ports on your Mac

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