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"Unable to update, log in with account that purchased app"

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Nov 14, 2012 10:36 AM



I get this error: "Unable to update, log in with account that purchased app" more or less, when trying to update apps on my other macbook pro. I *am* logged in with the account that purchased the apps; I ONLY purchase apps from apple's app store (iOS and MacOS) with one account and one set of banking details. I *do not* have more than one account with apple AT ALL.


Please can someone at apple remedy this bug?

It seem related to the fact that I upgraded the hard disk on the machine that is complaining; it seems to no longer recognise the machine in question. It allows me to purchase and install new apps, but NOT upgrade/update.

many, Mac OS X (10.5.8), server, laptop, desktop, etc.


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