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Upgraded to ML and Photo stream to icloud does not work.

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Aug 10, 2012 8:34 PM

I updated from snow leopard to Mountain Lion and iPhoto stream for iCloud does not work. I updated it to iPhoto '09 (v 8.1.2) after upgrade. I meet the qualifications of the second bullet point http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4906.

MacBook, OS X Mountain Lion
  • mende1 Level 10 Level 10 (89,470 points)

    Welcome to Apple Communities

     

    You need iPhoto 9.3.2, because your version doesn't support Photo Stream. Buy it in App Store and open

  • TWH3 Level 2 Level 2 (470 points)

    This is not that much short of outrageous. I've also just upgraded to ML and now I'm being forced to buy a new copy of iPhoto to get back functionality I had before I upgraded my OS.

     

    All a bit sneaky.

     

    Feels like Apple have discovered low take up of iLife upgrades (is there really much more that can be done with a consumer photo editing program?) so are forcing people who are quite happy with v8 to upgrade.

     

    Wonder what incompatibility I'll find when I next fire up iMovie...

  • TWH3 Level 2 Level 2 (470 points)

    WOW even MORE sneaky.

     

    I just went to the App Store to check out the price  - to see if it was worth buying.

     

    The app had the 'Install' button highlighted (instrad of the price), so thinking that the installation might somehow be included in the ML purchase I hit it. I wsa then told that as I have v8 of iPhoto installed I would have to buy it I hit 'Buy' thinking it would then reveal the price.

     

    It didn't. It just downloaded it.

     

    Can anyone tell me how much I just got rinsed for?

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