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[Solved!] The Recovery Server Could Not Be Contacted Mac


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The recovery server could not be contacted is an error message that you may receive when you want to reinstall macOS 10.13 High Sierra/macOS 10.14 Mojave/macOS 10.15 Catalina/macOS 11 Big Sur in recovery mode or update your macOS. When this issue occurs, you will see the following interface. This issue stops you from installing macOS you want to use.
Top Reasons for the Recovery Server Could Not Be Contacted on Mac
During the macOS installation process, your computer needs to establish a connection with the Apple recovery server. If you receive the Mac recovery server could not be contacted error, it usually means that the connection between your Mac computer and the Apple recovery server is not successful.

The main causes are here:

Your Mac computer is not connected to the network, or the network connection is not stable, or the network connection is faulty.
Your Mac computer’s date and time are not correctly synced with the Apple recovery server.
Too many users are trying to install the macOS update, bringing heavy burdens to the Apple recovery server and making your Mac can’t connect to the Apple recovery server.
Some other reasons….
When you look for solutions to solve this issue on the internet, you will find that many users have been bothered by it or are getting into this trouble currently. That is to say, it is a common problem.

The solutions from the internet are various. Which is the best method to solve this issue? We have collected some approaches that are proved to be effective. If you are not sure which situation you are facing, you can try all these solutions to find the most suitable one.

How to Fix the Recovery Server Could Not Be Contacted on Mac?
Check Your Network Connection
Check Your Date and Time on Mac
Use the macOS Installer
Try Reinstalling or Updating Your macOS Later
Erase Your Mac Disk and Reinstall macOS

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