Macbook Cannot Update App

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  • Not all apps are available on the Mac App Store. If you have to install an app manually, it will need to be updated differently. Many apps include the ability to update themselves, like Google’s Chrome browser (which automatically installs the latest version) and Microsoft Office, which uses a separate application called “Microsoft.
  • If you're testing an app that’s for Apple Watch only, tap Install or Update from the Apps list. If the app is an iOS app that includes an Apple Watch app, install the iOS app first, then from the App Details page under the Information section, you'll see a Watch section.
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On your Mac

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If you update your Mac to macOS Catalina or later, you can access your iTunes media library in the Apple Music app, Apple TV app, Apple Books app, and Apple Podcasts app. To manually back up, restore, or sync your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, use Finder.

Macbook Cannot Update App On Itunes

If you can’t update to the latest version of macOS

You can update to the latest version of iTunes (up to iTunes 12.8).

  1. Open the App Store on your Mac.
  2. Click Updates at the top of the App Store window.
  3. If any iTunes updates are available, click Install.
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On your PC

If you don't have iTunes installed on your computer, download iTunes from the Microsoft Store (Windows 10). You can also download the latest version of iTunes from Apple's website.

Depending on the version of iTunes that you have, here are a few ways to update.

If you downloaded iTunes from the Microsoft Store

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Versions of iTunes from the Microsoft Store update automatically when new versions are released.

Macbook Cannot Update App

You can also check for updates through the Microsoft Store.

If you downloaded iTunes from Apple's website

  1. Open iTunes.
  2. From the menu bar at the top of the iTunes window, choose Help > Check for Updates.
  3. Follow the prompts to install the latest version.

If Check for Updates isn't an option in the Help menu, then you downloaded iTunes from the Microsoft Store.

Learn more

  • Learn how to update your iPhone or iPod touch to the latest version of iOS, and iPad to the latest version of iPadOS.
  • Learn how to update your Mac.
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iTunes features might vary by country or region.