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iMac won't upgrade from 10.8.2 to 10.8.3

396 Views 4 Replies Latest reply: May 9, 2013 6:15 PM by bluerondo7 RSS
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May 5, 2013 8:39 AM

Hello,

After downloading 10.8.3 from the App Store and restarting, then rebooting the OS is still 10.8.2 and 10.8.3 still shows up in the app store again. I've repeated this 3 times and it fails to take the update.

 

Any suggestions?

Thanks.

MacBook Alu, iMac, trusty G4, Mac OS X (10.6.4), SL, Xcode 3.2, Magic Mouse
  • Paul_31 Level 6 Level 6 (12,200 points)
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    May 5, 2013 8:43 AM (in response to bluerondo7)

    Try downloading and re-installing using the combo: http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1640

    Using the combo, which incorporates all updates since 10.8.0, is often a good way at sorting out odd OS behaviour. It's OK to apply the update over your existing OS, but I'd always recommend you have reliable backup via Time Machine or a clone in the unlikely event you have problems.

  • Paul_31 Level 6 Level 6 (12,200 points)
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    May 8, 2013 10:33 PM (in response to bluerondo7)

    Good luck getting it fixed.

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