Skip navigation

HT1338: OS X: Updating OS X and Mac App Store apps

Learn about OS X: Updating OS X and Mac App Store apps

HT1338 I clicked update since yesterday but the system refused to update

148 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Apr 25, 2013 5:21 PM by Linc Davis RSS
Erobor1 Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Apr 25, 2013 11:04 AM

I clicked update since yesterday but the system refused to update. The massage I got is: (Use of this software is subject to the original software License Agreements that accompanied the software being updated) Now what can I do to stop/terminate the updating?

MacBook Pro
  • Linc Davis Level 10 Level 10 (107,860 points)

    If you have more than one user account, these instructions must be carried out as an administrator.

    Launch the Console application in any of the following ways:

    ☞ Enter the first few letters of its name into a Spotlight search. Select it in the results (it should be at the top.)

    ☞ In the Finder, select Go Utilities from the menu bar, or press the key combination shift-command-U. The application is in the folder that opens.

    ☞ Open LaunchPad. Click Utilities, then Console in the icon grid.

    Select "/var/log/install.log" from the file list on the left. If you don't see that list, select

    View Show Log List

    from the menu bar. Then select the messages from the last installation or update attempt, starting from the time when you initiated it. If you're not sure when that was, start over and note the time. Copy them to the Clipboard (command-C). Paste into a reply to this message (command-V).

     

    If there are runs of repeated messages, post only one example of each. Don’t post many repetitions of the same message.

    When posting a log extract, be selective. Don't post more than is requested.

    Please do not indiscriminately dump thousands of lines from the log into this discussion.

     

    Important: Some private information, such as your name, may appear in the log. Edit it out by search-and-replace in a text editor before posting.

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.