[Solution] macOS could not be installed on your computer OSInstall.mpkg appears to be missing or damaged


macOS could not be installed on your computer
macOS could not be installed on your computer

I recently ran into the error "macOS could not be installed on your computer. The path /System/Installation/Packages/OSInstall.mpkg appears to be missing or damaged." message while trying to upgrade my current macOS. I followed the below steps, restored my Time Machine backup, and check for free space, and did the update again and it worked.

Some Solutions:
  • Restart your macOS system by pressing the power button.
  • Check that you have enough storage available for the installation. Free up space if required. I have a 256 GB SSD store and it was almost full.
  • If it does not work, restart your Mac by pressing the power button and reinitiate the installation. Press Command (⌘) + R button to get into the recovery mode. You can either "Recover from Time Machine backup" or try installing macOS again.

✏️ Also make sure that the date and time is set correctly




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