An application developed by Apple to automatically install the latest version of Apple software on Apple computers.

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Stuck on Connect to iTunes boot logo and can't connect to iTunes

My phone was/is jailbroken, and now I tried to update it from 8.4 to 9.0.2 to try and remove the jailbreak without restoring my phone. Then iTunes said there was an error. It did not say any code. Now ...
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Please help me with iPhone updating problems I've been having [duplicate]

My iPhone 4 is at iOS 7. I try to update it but it says the phone is up to date. How do I change that? I want the newest iOS version.
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Can't complete OS X 10.10.5 software update in App Store

I'm trying to update my iMac to OS X 10.10.5, but there seems to be an error when updating. When I press the update button a message appears to download and restart. When I press it the update starts ...
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How to upgrade an iPad to iOS 8 from iOS 7? [duplicate]

I have an iPad running iOs 7.x I want to install an app which requires iOs 8.0 or newer. But for compatibility reasons I can't install iOs 9.x yet, as it may break some existing app. Is there a way ...
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Can softwareupdate be used to automatically download (but not install) on the terminal?

Could the Terminal command softwareupdate be used to download (but not install) any MacAppStore updates, say with a scheduled Calendar running an Automator/AppleScript script?
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Update my jailbroken iPhone 4 iOS 4.2.1 to iOS 7.1.2

I'm new to this but I had my phone jailbroken years ago and they told me I had to stay under Apple's radar so I never tried to get it updated. Now I can barely use any of my apps, for instance I can't ...
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iPad 2 asks to connect to iTunes while iTunes asks for passcode on iPad

SCENARIO: I have an old iPad 2 (I think) model A1396 from a relative reclaiming an iTunes update. iPad screen is telling device is deactivated and should be connected to iTunes. WHAT I'VE TRIED ...
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Where are iOS updates in El Capitan located on Mac

Someone posted this question before giving the following location as the directory ~/Library/iTunes/iPhone Software Updates I am downloading the latest version right now and it is NOT in this ...
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How much free space do I need to install Mavericks 10.9.4?

I have downloaded OS X Mavericks 10.9.4 which is 283 MB, and I have free space of 168 GB and I am getting an error as shown:
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iOS App Store will not update apps unless the Update button is pressed many times

This happens on Wifi and Cellular with iOS 9.1 on an iPhone 6. Clicking the update button results in the App Store somewhat ignoring the action where it seems to try updating for about 0.1 seconds ...
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Apps don't update from App Store

I'm using a Mac Book Pro. In the app store, I click Update and it downloads for half an hour and then it starts installing and halfway through everything just stops on it's work. I've waiting an hour ...
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iPhoto update not available

iPhoto won't open on my computer, insisting I need to update before using it, but when I click "check for updates" it informs me that there are no updates in the Australian store!! Very frustrating, ...
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Update unavailable with this Apple ID?

I recently updated to OS X 10.11, El Capitan. After the update one iPhoto (Version 9.6.1, Released Mar 20, 2015) update from the App Store is not getting installed. It shows: Update unavailable ...
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Upgrade/Move OpenSSL in OS X to alternate Apache version/folder location

We are running a Mac Apache web server. It currently has OpenSSL/0.9.7l running on it which is not compatible with SHA2. OpenSSL is running within a special user-interface called iTools 9; iTools is ...
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apple software is not working in the app store

I cannot update my updates in the apps store for apple the user id is locked (untitled projects@gmail.com) I understand why the id field is locked under this user id How can I resolve this issue I ...
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Print jobs cancelled if waiting too long?

I tend to send things to print, even when not connected to my printer (via usb). This allows it to print the minute I connect the printer, which is nice when I am on my laptop. It used to work, even ...
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iPhone won’t update nor install new apps

On my iPhone 5, I now have accrued 59 apps that need to update. I click on update and they all turn over to swirling circles and that's as far as it gets. Plus, I've just found out I can't install ...
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iOS 7 update not shown in Software Update

When I try to update my iOS 6.1.6 it says it's up to date and it's been like that for five months. However, every App that I want requires a minimum of iOS 7.0. I have an iPhone 3G.
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Address Book Contacts Lost after OS x update

My uncle updated OS on a Macbook Pro and now all contacts are missing from the address book. He does not have a time machine backup and no iphone nor icloud. Any thoughts on how to recover the ...
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How to wipe my iPhone that's stuck in the update process?

I've got an iPhone that is not locked down via the cloud, just PIN. Unfortunately, the PIN has been lost. I did the home button down, plug into the computer thing to get it to attach. I then tried ...
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Is there an El Capitan Update only?

The title is a bit confusing so I will explain below: The El Capitan downloaded from the Apple Mac Store is big enough to do a fresh installation as well as an upgrade to your current OS version. ...
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iPhone 4s iOS 9.0.1 Won't update

Im having problems updating iOS 9.0.1 I've deleted most apps so memory is fine, yet the phone appears to be frozen. I can't restart or reset it. I've updated only 1 other bit - can't remember how I ...
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Does the El Capitan upgrade save the downloaded upgrade files locally?

I'm trying to upgrade my Mid-2012 13-inch MacBook Pro to El Capitan. Currently sitting on Yosemite (although both Yosemite and Mavericks are in my Purchased Apps, with Download next to them). My ...
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First boot hangs after updates

I recently deleted the setup assistant app from my El Capitan install. Now, whenever OS X updates, it logs me in to a black screen and hangs there. Killing the machine with the power button and ...
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Alternative ways to update apps via App Store [duplicate]

So I'm trying to update from Xcode 7.0.1 to Xcode 7.1 from the App Store. Xcode 7.1 is one of the my available updates. I use the latest EL Capitan 10.11.1. I click the UPDATE button for Xcode 7.1 it ...
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Why are updates so extremely large?

I'm currently downloading the update for iMovie (2 GB) and Xcode (3.5 GB). Other similiar producs are maybe several 100 MBs, but for the full software, not just an update. What makes those updates ...
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iOS 9.1 update.

I really liked the new iOS 9.1 update until I discovered that the music app was changed. I went in and I had just downloaded new songs and I wanted to create a new playlist. I was so excited to listen ...
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Add minor OS X update to existing El Capitan bootable Install USB

I am aware of how to make a bootable USB from the downloaded Install.app of El Capitan. Apple have now released an update to El Capitan: OS X 10.11.1. Is it possible to apply this minor update to ...
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Unable to carry out Software Update on OS X 10.5.8

I have tried to carry out a Software Update on a Mac running OS X 10.5.8. My first problem is that I am unable to find the Mac App Store on this computer (whether by using the search function or ...
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How to update OS X in single user mode?

I would like to know how to update from 10.10.0 to 10.10.5 just by using single user mode. Is this possible and if so how would you go about doing so. Why would I do this?... Linked to my other ...
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Software Update Problem

I've tried to update my computer software to the latest version but I keep getting this message "The Software Update Server (wd-od1.internal.waikatodiocesan.school.nz) is not responding." Can someone ...
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Keychain won't let copy passwords after 10.11.1 update

After the 10.11.1 update, I can not get access to some of encrypted data stored in my keychains with Keychain Access.app. Most notably, I can not see or copy passwords stored. Normally, to do so, ...
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El Capitan update 10.11.1 stuck at installing update in app store

When installing the update for El capitan it got stuck at installing in app store. It has said "Installing - less then a minute" in several hours. Can I somehow restart or redo the install/update?
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iphone 4s< update and find my iphone

An iphone 4s at iOS 9.0.2 is asking to upgrade to iOS 9.1 The problem is that we know it's activation locked and we don't have control of that Apple ID. Since I cant disable it if I can't remember a ...
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What are Apple's Update and End-Of-Life policies in 2015?

I have a couple of Macs that are required to be held back from upgrade. The requirements are due to (1) use of earlier iPhone/iPad devices, (2) operational requirements, like a particular piece of ...
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Can I delete /Library/Updates on EI Capitan

I'm trying reduce my drive space requirement. I discovered /Library/Updates is taking up a lot of space. After a quick Google, I found /Library/Updates is used to store system updates file which have ...
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Apps will not update in iTunes on PC

Recently I've found I cannot update Apps in iTunes on the PC. They update ok on the iPad & iPhone so I can Transfer Purchases from those but it does not seem a long term solution. The App Store ...
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Updated XCode to 7.0.1 via the app store but it still shows itself at 6.4 in the app and missing the new features

I tried to update Xcode to 7.0.1 today and it told me that I needed to get OS X 10.10.4 or greater (I had 10.10.3). I agreed to that update, but it didn't update OS X and has now marked XCode as being ...
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Jailbroken phone update

I updated my jailbroken phone with ios 8.4 to ios 9.0 with itunes but update failed somehow and now my phone is in recovery mode I tried to update it again and restore they both failed with error ...
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Not enough storage space to update iPad mini

I don't have enough storage space to update my iPad mini from iOS 7 to iOS 9. As advised I have linked to MacBook Pro through Bluetooth but cannot see what the next step should be. I have little IT ...
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iOS - version history

Is there an official version history for iOS? The best similar thing I have found is on Wikipedia: iOS Version History Is there something similar, that is official? I would like to know what could ...
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El Capitan installed but App Store says there was an error

I just updated to El Capitan. The installation seems to have gone through with no problems, and the operating system works well. However, under the App Store tab "purchases", El Capitan is shown as ...
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How can I verify that an iOS app has or has not been updated?

Today I noticed that an app needed to update. Updates is set to be done automatically, but did not update as it normally would. When I entered the updates list it just started blinking between the ...
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Can't update from El Capitan public beta

I took part in the public beta of El Capitan but now that the official version has been released I can't get it to update. If I go to Updates in the App Store I get "No Updates Available" and if I try ...
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Disable shrinking spaces bar in El Capitan

I can't find a single piece of information about my issue. Is it possible to disable the 'feature' that the spaces bar reveals the content only if I hover with the mouse on it? It drives me nuts and I ...
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Is there a way to turn off iOS 9 update reminders?

The answers to this question imply that the reminders do not recur... but that's for versions prior to iOS 9. Much like with newer versions of OSX, iOS 9 will remind you every other day or so to ...
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Finally upgraded my Mac, now I can't install security update

I finally upgraded from Snow Leopard to Mountain Lion (I didn't trust my older iMac (iMac11,3) to run the newest OS X) but now I can't install an important security update, the Security Update ...
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Software updates - port 8088 and no content

I would like to use the software-update-service which is provided by server.app. Well, if I open 192.168.10.1 or http://example.com:8088/index.sucatalog I always get 404, although the service is ...
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Ios 9 update error

My iPad is stuck at connect to iTunes when uploading to IOS 9. It says restore and then it gets to the point where it say verifying with Apple then gives unknown error 9. I have tried all the steps ...
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Update my IPod help

I have iOS 6.1.6 on my iPod touch gen 4 and I want to upgrade it to iOS 8 at the least, can anyone help me? I've checked it but it says it's up to date.