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The Mac App Store is a digital distribution platform for OS X applications developed by Apple.

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“A newer Command Line Tools release is available” but no updates in System Preferences or AppStore [duplicate]

When I upgrade a package, homebrew prompts this: ==> Upgrading mysql@5.7 Warning: A newer Command Line Tools release is available. Update them from Software Update in System Preferences or https://...
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Apple ID or password is incorrect when restoring purchases from another Apple ID

I am having issues with trying to use software I purchased from the Mac App Store. I have two Apple IDs: one personal Apple ID that I've been using for years (an iCloud account) and a new Apple ID ...
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Download MacOS Mojave to USB-Drive from a Windows PC [MacStore not accessible without Mac?]

I'm having a very hard time repairing a broken Mojave->Catalina update on a MacBook Pro from 2015 for a friend of mine. This is what happened: After doing the Update, the Mac wouldn't start up ...
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See download time remaining in macOS Catalina App Store [duplicate]

After upgrading to macOS Catalina, the download progess indicator changed to an IOS-style circle, which doesn't give the more specific details of download speed and time remaining that were visible in ...
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Can't re-install apps I've un-installed

A few months ago I installed an app from the app store. A few weeks ago I uninstalled it because I needed space temporarily. Now I want to re-install it, but the app store won't let me. When I go to ...
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AppStore Error 102

Hi everyone, as the title above, all updates are working smooth but suddenly when I'm going to update iTunes, it show the Error 102. The picture in the attachment have the information of my iMac 2012....
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How am I supposed to install El Capitan on a new SSD without recovery partition?

My old mac's hdd died. It's dead. So I got a ssd and installed it in the macbook. Now how do I get El Capitan on there? I find lots of tips online that speak of creating a bootable USB drive from the ...
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Inconsistent app update sizes in App Store and Launchpad

I saw there was an update for Xcode in the App Store that said the update size was 7.8GB. However, when I was updating the app, Launchpad said the update size was 3.59GB. What is the actual update ...
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Upgrade direct install software from App Store

I have Microsoft Office installed on my Macbook Pro which I downloaded from Microsoft's website. I see it is also available on App Store. Is it possible that the future upgrades to software can be ...
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Is it safe to install Sierra with Apple Store blocked?

I have tried to install El Capitan to the Mid 2011 İMac with 10.7.2 (Or maybe 10.7.5) and then it gave me do not cross icon at boot and it is useless now. I downloaded install os dmg file to my own ...
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Current Version is: OS X el Capitan 10.11.6 What's Next?

I am using MacBook Pro (15-inch, Early 2011) the problem is I can't see any update to newer version on App Store! Can anyone here send me the link to update online or download updates to next version.....
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What's the cleanest way to integrate apps across multiple devices?

I have an iPhone and two Macs. I sync my files across all three using iCloud and want to do something similar with my apps: I want to be able to use an app on my iPhone, and use the same app on both ...
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App Store can't update an app

It just keeps giving the Update option, even after "updating" the app. Take a look at this video. Clicking the update button starts the process, but in the end, it reverts back to "update" instead of ...
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Why is Xcode 11.2.1 not appearing in the App Store updates tab? [duplicate]

I use OS X and have Xcode 11.2. I tried to push an app to TestFlight and got a warning that I needed to upgrade to Xcode 11.2.1. Every time that I've upgraded Xcode in the past, I went to the Updates ...
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Is it safe to close the lid while an app (Xcode) is updating - during “installing” phase?

I have an early 2014 MacBook Air running Catalina (10.15 - 19A602). Updating Xcode always takes an inordinate amount of time, and it's usually the "installing" phase (looking at Launchpad) that takes ...
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How to find purchased history from AppStore on Catalina OS?

In previous versions in AppStore was a tab like "Purchased", but after update I don't see this tab... Issue is that I paid for the app from AppStore, but after I reinstalled the OS, I wan't to get ...
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Sandbox Apple ID disabled in the App Store and iTunes

I am attempting to test macOS In-App Purchases via a Sandbox Apple ID. When I go through the purchase flow, I get the error: Your account has been disabled in the App Store and iTunes. For ...
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Purchased Logic Pro X not showing up in updates

I purchased Logic Pro X on the app store. It's never showing in the updates, I just realised I still had the 10.3.1 version and I cannot update it to 10.4.6. I use Catalina, so the update should have ...
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How can I check the build number of the current available macOS / OS X installers?

I operate a small-medium fleet of macOS and OS X computers. For various legacy software and licensing reasons, the fleet operates on each release from 10.9 (Mavericks) to 10.15 (Catalina, current). ...
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Catalina - App Store issues - doesn't automatically find new updates and cannot update!

Screen Recording Since I've updated to Catalina, the App Store, for me, cannot: Automatically find any new app updates Update an app when I try to do it manually. When I click on 'updates', I see "...
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How to downgrade TexPad to version 1.4.7?

This morning I made the worst mistake ever: I upgraded TexPad app (LaTeX App) to the newest version (1.8.something). I need to downgrade to 1.4.7 for it was the best stable and fluid latex app ever. ...
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Is this prompt for iCloud credentials legit?

So recently I bought Ethernet Status and activated the full version for an added €2.29 ($1.99 I guess...) and activated the full features. I still have the confirmation e-mail. Today I noticed the "...
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Download the USB installer on macOS X Catalina

I'm trying to download the USB installer of macOS X Catalina but I'm getting an error: Update not found The requested version of macOS is not available. I'm already on mac os Catalina 10.15, I'm not ...
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How do I find my iPad apps that run on macOS using Catalyst?

How do I find my previously purchased iPad apps that run on macOS using Catalyst? What happens to apps that I paid for separately already on macOS?
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Is it possible to download an old version app from Mac App Store?

I recently updated Numbers/Keynote on my mac2 (10.14) to 6.2/9.2, and rsynced to mac1 (10.13). Then I found they do not run on 10.13. I deleted them on mac1 and tried to re-download. It told me to ...
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iPhone App for External Microphone

Is there a special app needed on my iPhone XR for the video camera to sync an external microphone? I have all the TRS/Lightning connections correct, but no voice is recording with the video.
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Mac App Store Automatically Cancels Downloading Xcode

When I try to download Xcode from the MAS, the download automatically stops after several minutes. It's not because of internet problems because the internet was working fine at the same time as the ...
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Cannot Upgrade Xcode 11 to Xcode 11.1

I'm unable to upgrade Xcode 11GM to 11.1 for some time on my Mid 2014 MacBook Pro running macOS Catalina. I've installed Xcode from Mac AppStore ages ago (IIRC circa 2014), and upgraded step by step ...
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How to remove an eroneous system update from the App Store?

I recently ran the 10.14.6 updater on my MacPro and the installer glitched and deleted my admin privileges from my boot drive. The computer still worked, but constantly stalled since it thought I didn'...
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Can't sign out of App Store

I am unable to sign out of App Store. I click Sign Out in the Store menu but it doesn't take; I am still signed in. I'm running Mojave 10.14.6.
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Is there any way to find/reinstall a software update if I accidentally quit the software update application during a download without redownloading?

The title might sound confusing, but this just happened to me: I am on macOS Catalina Public Beta (19A582a). I removed my connection to the public beta program in “Software Update.” After doing that, ...
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Why does App Store start updating Xcode when latest version already installed?

I have installed Xcode 11.0 manually from an Xcode_11.xip file. My Xcode installed successfully and it shows version 11.0 in its about page. But whenever I boot my Mac, the App Store always starts ...
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Not enough space on disk to install App Store app, but which one?

I get this popup about once a day, but I don't know what "product" App Store is talking about. I tried going to Launchpad, but nothing seemed to be in the middle of downloading (no icon was greyed ...
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Profiles are Universal or In-House, why is Xcode complaining that they need to be App Store?

Okay, I am trying to resolve an issue where I am generating ipas but when I go to Validate App, it says re-sign the target that I generated the ipa for and specifically it says needs to be re-signed ...
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App Store: Not enough disk space to install Xcode

Similar to Xcode free space requirement, but different details. We could not complete your update There is not enough disk space available to install the product. The download size lists: ...
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Can't update Xcode even with 19gb free space

I have an available update for Xcode that is in the 7gb range, and when I try to update I get an alert saying there isn't enough disk space - I checked my space and I have 19gb available (of 120gb). ...
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Is there any way to develop iOS apps on a MacPro 2,1 in 2019?

I wanted to run cordova on some my apps so that I can test them for iOS. Running cordova run ios on a windows system will complain: xcodebuild was not found. Please install version 9.0.0 or greater ...
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Why are some Mac apps not available on AppStore?

One example is CheatSheet. I searched it on the AppStore but couldn't find it.
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How does the App Bundles discount work in the AppStore?

For example, there are now 4 Apps in 2 different bundles. Bundle1 $10.00(App1 $8.00 App2 $3.00 App3 $3.00) Bundle2 $10.00(App1 $8.00 App4 $5.00) Now as far as I know that if I buy Bundle 1, I have ...
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Mac App Store: We could not complete your purchase - Unknown Error

I am using a Macbook Pro (2018, 13 inch, 2.3ghz i5) from work, and the previous user had installed Xcode and a few other apps through their apple account. I have since deleted Xcode, but whenever I ...
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How to get all user reviews of an app at AppStore?

I want to get all the user reviews of an app from AppStore. With this URL, I get the recent 500 reviews. https://itunes.apple.com/us/rss/customerreviews/id=447188370/xml Is there a way to get all ...
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Need to update testflight build after app store rejection. Will app store rejection reason be tested in testflight review?

Recently had a app store rejection due to some leftover code. Our last testflight build was submitted 60 days ago. I want to update the testflight build for external testers so we have more time to ...
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curl-config --ca returns a blank line, and other cert problems

This is a repost/update of this question on stackoverflow, which didn't get any attention so I'm trying a more specific stackexchange. My problem was originally that Cargo (Rust's dependency manager) ...
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Download Xcode 10.2.1 in macOS High Sierra (10.13.6) [duplicate]

I use MacBook pro with macOS High Sierra (10.13.6). The version of Xcode am using is 10.1 and I see the updated Xcode in AppStore is 10.3 which is not compatible with my environment since it expects ...
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App Store shows cloud icon for Xcode 10.3, how to update from installed version 10.2.1?

I'm running MacOS Mojave 10.14.6 with Xcode 10.2.1 installed. The Mac App Store doesn't show any update option for 10.3. In App Store, Account -> Purchases section shows Xcode with a Cloud with a ...
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OSX software update download stuck forever

Every time there is an update in OSX 10.14, I am facing this issue. Software update download starts and hangs in between. After that, it never recovers. See pics: Tried command line options as well ...
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Using an app purchased on home Apple ID on Mac using a work Apple ID

I want to purchase Final Cut Pro on my home computer Apple ID, but then use it on my work computer, which is normally logged into a separate work only Apple ID. How can I do that?
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Problem in installing Xcode on MacBook Air 2017 with macos Mojave version 10.14.5

I am trying to download Xcode from the mac app store but it fails again and again. I am using my mobile hotspot for internet. It has a daily data limit of 2.5 GB but Xcode is of 6.1 GB. Once I put ...
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Can't download macOS High Sierra once again

I've macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 (17G8023) installed. The icon of the app, "Installation of macOS High Sierra" is available in /Application: ls -al /Applications | grep macOS drwxr-xr-x@ 4 root ...
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How to see list of purchased apps on the Apple Mac App Store in macOS Mojave?

I have seen postings talk about a "Purchased" tab in the Mac App Store to see a list of apps you own. Then you can hit a button to install that app on a new Mac you own. I do not see any "Purchased" ...