Apple today seeded the first beta of the upcoming macOS Monterey 12.4 update for developers for testing purposes, with the new update coming three weeks after the release of macOS Monterey 12.3, which introduced support for Universal Controls.

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Registered developers can download the beta through the Apple Developer Center and once the appropriate profile is installed, betas will be available through the Software Update mechanism in System Preferences.

According to Apple’s release notes, the Universal Controls in the new iPadOS 15.5 and the macOS Monterey 12.4 update are not compatible with machines running macOS 12.3 or iPadOS 15.4, so Apple suggests that as a workaround, users should upgrade their Universal Control devices to the newer ones. Should update to beta.

We don’t know yet whether macOS Monterey 12.4 has any other features, but if we find anything new after installing the software, we’ll update this article.

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