How to create a system report

  • Select >About This Mac from the menu
  • Click on the System Report… button
  • Select File>Save… from the menu to save the report
  • Locate the report in Finder
  • Compress it by selecting Compress from the context menu

How to locate a crash report

  • Open Finder
  • Press ⌘⇧G to open the "Go to folder" dialog
  • Type "~/Library/Logs/DiagnosticReports" (without the quotes), press ⏎
  • Locate the report. The name starts with the name of the application followed by a timestamp followed by the machine name