OS X Leopard :: Software Update - Can't Find Update Server


Software Update couldn't install two things: iTunes 9.1 and a "security update". When downloading I got a message saying the update server could not be found. I downloaded iTunes manually, but I cannot download the security update. Also, Software Update is now saying nothing needs to be installed. I tried deleting the com.apple.softwareupdate.plist file but that hasn't worked. I also trashed the file and I'm worried now I shouldn't have. Edit: the file I deleted seems to be back in the preference folder... does it just generate a new one after it's deleted?

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Since upgrading from Jaguar to Leopard, I've been having no end of problems with Software Update. I installed to a clean drive from a 10.5.1 installation disk, but it gave old versions of iTunes and Safari, and Software Update showed that everything was current, even though 10.5.5 was available. I had to download all of those manually. After that, I got one Software Update list that was fairly long, and installed everything properly. But since then, it's gone wonky again. It takes about 10 minutes to figure out what updates are available, and then it refuses to download them, claiming that it can't find the update server and to make sure I'm connected to the internet. My attempt tonight didn't even show Safari 3.2.

Mac Safari :: Finding Safari For ITunes Store To Work But Safari Will Not Update? discussions.apple.com

I recently did all my software updates (as updated as i could be on a Powerbook G4), and as I'm trying to access the iTunes store, I can't. I get the message that the latest Safari update needs to be completed. So I go through the update process again for Safari, and I get the message that I don't have the appropriate access to complete the update package. So, I can't update Safari, therefore I can't get into the iTunes store. Information: powerbook G4 Mac OS X (10.5.8)

Snow Leopard :: Will Update From Tiger Affect Automatic Software Update? discussions.apple.com

It's my first question here. I purchased a MacBook approx 3 years ago from Apple Store which got Tiger( 10.4.11) installed. I would like to update to Snow Leopard because I need to upgrade from Adobe CS3 to CS5. My question is if I buy the Snow Leopard disc from Apple Store and upgrade from Tiger will automatic software update and other stuff work? Information: MacBook 2.16 2GB Mac OS X (10.4.11) Core 2 Duo 2.16Ghz 2 GB 120GB

OS X :: Mac Booting With Prohibitory Sign forums.macrumors.com

after about a week of using Snow Leopard, whenever I restart my mac, it starts up with a prohibitory sign, or a circle and a line through it. So then I have to reinstall Snow Leopard, and whenever I restart it after that, it always does it. But it won't do it if I restart it after a software update, specifically OS updates. This didn't fix it when 10.6.2 came out, and it's very frustrating. Anyone know what's wrong?

IMac PPC :: Any Way To Update G3 To Leopard From OS X 8.6? discussions.apple.com

Can I update my IMac G3 to leopard from mac OS 8.6? Info: iMac, Mac OS 8.6 or Earlier

OS X :: Software Stop Working When Upgrading To Snow Leopard? forums.macrumors.com

Is it true that some software will stop working when upgrading to snow leopard, unless the developers have issued an SL-compatible update?

OS X V10.7 Lion :: Update From 10.7.2 To 10.7.3 - Getting Error That Updates Can't Be Saved? discussions.apple.com

I can't get around this error: None of the selected updates could be saved. Software Update can't connect to the update server. Make sure you're connected to the Internet, and then try again. Connection reset by peer. Info: Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.2)

OS X Tiger :: Can't Update Java With Software Update / Program I Have Needs A Newer Version discussions.apple.com

I have a situation thats driving me nuts. I recently received a program in Java from a client. It allows me to log in and upload designs (not an ftp). Here is the problem when I launch a dialog comes up that says to use software update to get the newest version such as 1.5 etc. When I try update it tells me I am up to date. The software is running on another Mac same configuration and system version. Where can I begin? Information: G5 twin 2.0 Tower Mac OS X (10.5.7)

BB Bold :: Unable To Update 9700 To OS 6? supportforums.blackberry.com

I have update several Bold 9700 with the OS6 but now i have a device which i'm not able to update. I have searched the forum but haven't found any similar update issues. The current settings are: Model: Bold 9700 (PRD-23593-016) OS (bundle 1446 - platform Whaf i have tried is the following. - I donwloaded the new OS from my service provider on the blackberry website. - Installed the software on my laptop and two other laptops. - I already had the latest version of the desktop software, but reinstalled it anyway. - i started the blackberry desktop software, connected the 9700, no update available. - tried it via apploader no OS update available - Removed vendor.xml and tried again, no update available. - complete security wipe including applications, tried again, no update available. I tried all above on 3 different laptops all gave the same result.I will now try to downgrade the OS to an earlier OS 5 version and then try to update to OS 6 again.

MacBook :: Which Software Updates Are Needed In Order To Update? discussions.apple.com

Which software updates are needed in order to update my macbook (late 2009) to OS X Mountain Lion Info: MacBook, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

OS X :: "Software Update" Doesn't Find Updates? forums.macrumors.com

yesterday, I did the following: I did a full backup at noon with CCC 3.0.1 on my external drive. In the evening I planned to replace my MBP's internal hard drive with a new 320GB one. But before I updated to the new Updates available (Quicktime 7.4.5, iTunes 7.6.2, Frontrow... etc). I don't know why I did it, I guess I forgot that my backup wouldn't include that, or that I wanted to replace my hard drive at all Anyway, I replaced the HD successfully and restored the CCC created backup with my Leopard DVD via Disk Utility. When I booted everything was the same as it was at noon, except that LittleSnitch reseted it preferences somehow, no big deal. But now I can't use Software Update anymore. iTunes itself reports, that a new update is available and then starts Software Update, but Software Update says "everything is up to date". I checked /Library/Updates which only included an index file (deleted it). I searched for all Software Update .plists and deleted them, even Software Update's .log file (so it can't show me anymore which software it had updated). Has anyone of you experienced something similar and knows a fix for this?

OS X :: Home Folder Showing As Removable Drive/media? forums.macrumors.com

On Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.8 (Intel) and on a FileVault protected user my home directory is appearing as a removabile drive on my desktop and everywhere else. I had to reconfigure iTunes, Firefox and Camino both fail to start and not to mention other applications not being able to find my/their stuff. This started happening after I updated via the Software Update app a day or two ago.

Mac Mini :: Check Adobe Flash Virus? discussions.apple.com

I was doing a software update today and a box popped up which looked like it was from Apple saying I needed to update my Adobe Flash.  I downloaded it. Afterwards, I started worrying about it and checked on the web and found out there is a virus going around posing as Adobe Flash.  I am running Snow Leopard. How do I check to see if I have it and if so, what do I do? Info: Mac mini, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

OS X :: Apple Pull 10.6.3 Update Away? forums.macrumors.com

So, I was searching for OS X 10.6.3 update because someone had problems installing the one which came with Software Update (said after downloading that can't be expended) so when I opened Apple - Downloads there was no OS X 10.6.3! Only 10.6.2 and some other updates but no 10.6.3! So, have anyone else had issues installing it? Can anyone else find it from Apple's site anymore?

BB Bold :: How To Get Update For It supportforums.blackberry.com

how to download or get an update of Blackberry OS 7.0? I cannot find in menu Apps & software in BB homepage

MacBook Pro :: Intel Security Update Freezes My Computer? forums.macrumors.com

In the last two years when I have attempted to update my security on my Macbook Pro (Tiger OS) it has either not completed the download or frozen my computer. I've had to back up and erase my hard drive twice and reload everything. Is there some sort of bug in this update? I want to update to snow leopard but when I've tried with the upgrade disk it tells me that Snow Leopard will not install on my OS. Will the security update facilitate that?

Server V10.6 Snow Leopard :: Software Update - Client Does Not Allow Update discussions.apple.com

I am running OS X Server 10.6.4 on a Mac Mini and am running the Software Update Service for clients that are all running OS X 10.6.4. My clients all see the SUS and are accessing it but at the end of a software update on a client the dialog saying that there are updates available with options for what to do (Show Details, Not Now, Install) is shown but then immediately another dialog box shows up over the top of that one that says "Your software is up to date." with no option but to quit. I know there is an update because I've tested the client using the default SUS (Apple) rather than my server and I know the update is on my server. Information: iMac 24" Mac OS X (10.6.4)

OS X V10.6 Snow Leopard :: Software Update Server Is Not Responding discussions.apple.com

Software Update server is not responding ? 10M Airport speed! But other imac are normal! Info:Final Cut Pro 7, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

OS X V10.6 Snow Leopard :: Software Update Server Not Responding - Internet Working Fine discussions.apple.com

Internet working OK. Software Update produces the regular display with a dropdown panel containing "The Software Update Server (su.ccukdev.net) is not responding." and two choices "Network Diagnostics" and "Quit". The Network checks out OK. Info: iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8), Recent repair

MacBook Pro :: Upgrade Operating System To Lion From Snow Leopard? discussions.apple.com

I am trying to find the $29 OS X Lion software to upgrade my Snow leopard operating system ...where is it? Info: MacBook Pro

Can't See Software Update Button On It To Download Updates discussions.apple.com

I can't see the software update button on my iPad to download updates

BB Software :: OS5 For 8520 On Orange? supportforums.blackberry.com

Just noticed on the Blackberry website that Orange have finally released OS for the 8520 but when i go through my phone to use the Wireless Update function it says there is no update available, is this because the OS needs updating through Blackberry Manager or is this not an official release?Software For BlackBerry� Curve(TM) 8520 Smartphone BlackBerry Handheld Software v5.0.0.1168 (Multilanguage) Package Version: of: Applications: Platform: name: 8520wifiM_PBr5.0.0_rel1168_PL5.2.0.67_A5.0.0.681_Orange_UK.exeFile size: 121.57MBNote: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

Hardware :: Unable To Use Scanner In An All-in-one Printer? forums.cnet.com

Esteemed List: I have an Epson Stylus CX6000 copier-printer-scanner. I have a newish Intel 2.13 GHz MacBook, OS 10.6.2 (Snow Leopard) with 2 GBs SDRAM and PhotoShop Elements 8. I migrated all my compatible software from a G4 12" PowerBook running OS 10.3.9, including the Epson software package - printer drivers, scanner, etc. - and the printer/copier works fine but neither Elements nor the laptop recognize the scanner software. The Epson site has a "complete" driver update for Snow Leopard that supposedly covers these issues. There is a warning that some parts of the drivers require OS 10.5, which this laptop never had. My question: is it safe to download and install these updated drivers? Do you have any suggestions?I do a fair amount of scanning work and need to access the Epson. White 2.13 GHz Macbook, OS 10.6.2, 2 GBs SDRAM; Epson Stylus CX6000, Epson Scan 2.90 software; Epson Printer Utility and Epson Printer Utility 2.

OS X V10.5 Leopard :: Keep System Preferences When Updating OS? discussions.apple.com

I need to update from OS X 10.5.8 Leopard to OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard on my MB Pro. (2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 2GB SDRAM)  Before I begin, can anyone tell me if there is a good way to keep my system preferences and applications preferences without having to "start over" after the system upgrade? Will I have to reinstall every piece of software? Info: MacBook Pro (17-inch 2.4 GHz), Mac OS X (10.5.8)

OS X Server :: Software Update List Messed Up In Leopard macosx.com

I noticed that in the Leopard ServerAdmin, some lists are really buggy. In particular I noticed that the list for the SoftwareUpdateService is really trippy, as you get all kinds of funky results when sorting the list for release date or name. You click the GarageBand Update for example, and get the description for an iMovie-Update I found nothing about it at Apple's place, but do not know where/how to file a bug either.

OS X V10.7 Lion :: Unable To Download And Upgrade V10.6.1 To V10.6.3? discussions.apple.com

I was doing a software update in an outdated Mac OS X 10.7.3 to get all the latest updates through its Apple Software Update. However, one of them failed to upgrade: iTunes v10.6.1 to v10.6.3. After rebooting to let Mac OS X 10.7.3 to 10.7.4, Apple Software Updater shows it 97% partially downloaded. I have over 31 GB free, so it can't be a free disk space problem. I tell it to resume download, but it quickly fails from 169 MB to about 172.7 MB (176.9 MB is the whole size) with "The update "iTunes" can't be installed. The update could not be verified. It may have been corrupted during the downloading. The update will be downloaded and checked again the next time that Software Update runs." 

IMac PPC :: G5 Won't Update To 10.5.8 discussions.apple.com

I have an old white iMac G5. I am trying to restore the system and potentially sell it. I don't have the original discs for the machine, but do have the OS X Leopard disc. I have gone through and reinstalled Leopard to wipe the system. Then I go into my software update to make sure the system is updated properly and there is an update for 10.5.8 it says "Mac OS X Update Combined." In the "About this Mac" it says I am running version 10.5.1. I downloaded the update, but when it restarts to finish the process it will never finish and I have to turn the computer off using the power button on the back. Anyway I can get this system fully updated to be able to sell it? Info: MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.5.8)

V10.6 Snow Leopard :: Update "Mac OS X Update Combined" Can't Be Installed discussions.apple.com

Update could not be expanded, and may have been corrupted during downloading. Does anybody know how this can be fixed, since the error message appears every time I try the update. Other updates run smoothly. Info:iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.7)

Server V10.5 Leopard :: Installing XSAN 1.0 On Clean Install? discussions.apple.com

Has anyone had any luck installing Xsan 1.0 on Leopard 10.5 Server clean install? The only way I know of is installing 10.4 server, install xsan 1.0, software update xsan, then upgrade to 10.5 server. The problem with this is that the netinfo errors keep coming up after upgrading to 10.5 server. Information: 2 x 3 Ghz MacPro Mac OS X (10.5.6)

MacBook Air :: Cannot Download Software Updates To It discussions.apple.com

I am trying to run updates on my MacBook Air (Mac OS X Update/iTunes/AirPort Utliity) but after at least five attempts now I am getting the same error message: Software Update can't connect to the update server. Make sure you're connected to the internet, and then try again

BB Bold :: Updating To OS 7.1 On 9900? supportforums.blackberry.com

i'm trying to update my OS Software to the 7.1 version (, I currently have the 7.0 Bundle 2392.I'm trying to update the software using the Desktop Software on a Mac. It has trouble connecting to my device and indicates the need for an update, but when it gets to the part of backing up social feeds, it gives me an error message and disconnects my phone. I also can't back up my phone using the desktop software (it gets to the same part of social feeds and then gives me an error message as well).

OS X V10.3 :: Some Applications May Not Open After QuickTime 7.2 Update discussions.apple.com

I ran a software update of my macbook air so it is now OS X v10.5.8 but Quicktime did not update.  It is still 7.3.2  Itunes says I need 7.5.5 or later.  How do I update Quicktime?  I've tried re-running the software update and it doesn't find anything. Info: MacBook Air, Mac OS X (10.5.8)

ITunes :: Unable To Download And Upgrade V10.6.1 To V10.6.3 discussions.apple.com

I was doing a software update in an outdated Mac OS X 10.7.3 to get all the latest updates through its Apple Software Update. However, one of them failed to upgrade: iTunes v10.6.1 to v10.6.3. After rebooting to let Mac OS X 10.7.3 to 10.7.4, Apple Software Updater shows it 97% partially downloaded. I have over 31 GB free, so it can't be a free disk space problem. I tell it to resume download, but it quickly fails from 169 MB to about 172.7 MB (176.9 MB is the whole size) with "The update "iTunes" can't be installed. The update could not be verified. It may have been corrupted during the downloading. The update will be downloaded and checked again the next time that Software Update runs."  I think the download is bad and is needs to be manually(?) deleted for me to retry. Where is this corrupted file at?

OS X :: Can't Download 10.5.7 Update forums.macrumors.com

OS X 10.5.6 at the moment. I get the following error if I try to update using software update: I can update other software, like iTunes, fine. Softwar Update says the update is 286MB in size, I can only find the 442MB delta update and the 729MB combo update on the internet.

OS X :: Mac Snow Leopard Up To Date Program forums.appleinsider.com

As promised, Apple on Tuesday updated its website with information on how customers purchasing a new Mac or Xserve before the release of Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard in September can request a copy of the new operating system for just $10 in shipping and handling. The Mac maker has broken the Up-to-Date Program into two sections: "Hardware Up-To-Date" for customers purchasing a new Mac running Mac OS X client software and "Mac OS X Snow Leopard Server Up-To-Date" for those buying an Xserve running Mac OS X Server. Hardware Up-To-Date Customers who purchase a qualifying new Mac computer (list of models) or a qualifying Apple Certified Refurbished computer (list of models) on or after June 8, 2009 that does not include Mac OS X Snow Leopard can upgrade to Snow Leopard for $9.95 plus tax. To participate, your completed order form must be postmarked or faxed within 90 days of the date of your purchase of the qualifying Mac or by December 26, 2009, whichever is earlier. If you purchased your Mac directly from the Apple Online Store, follow one of these links to participate in the program:...........

OS X V10.7 Lion :: Software Update Can't Connect To Its Server discussions.apple.com

I have an iMac 8-1 with OS is Mac OS X, version 10.7, 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, and 3 GB 800 MHz DDR2 SDRAM memory. When I try to update software I get this error message: The file AppleMobileDeviceSupportDelta.pkg couldn't be found on the server url...�.Software Update cant connect to the update server. Make sure youre connected to the Internet, and then try again.I don't know how to "connect to the update server" but I guarantee that I AM connected to the internet! Info:iMac (20-inch Early 2008), Mac OS X (10.7), 3 GB 800 MHz DDR2 SDRAM memory

Software :: VMware's Fusion 2.0 To Support Virtualization Of OS X Server? forums.appleinsider.com

VMware announced Thursday that version 2.0 of its Fusion virtualization software for Mac will include support for Mac OS X Leopard Server virtual machines running on top of Mac OS X.Available in the next public beta, the added functionality is a result of recent changes to the Mac OS X Leopard Server license agreement, which allows users to run multiple copies of Leopard Server on a single piece of Apple hardware, provided that users acquire an individual license for each copy.

File Modifying Itself Or Open Files? www.webmasterworld.com

I spent a few months writing software for my company and now its all said and done. This software is going to be on servers all over the world. So in order to keep my software up to date I wrote an update system for it. Each copy of my software will communicate back to our update server to check for updates. If there are updates, the update server will send back php code for it to parse/evaluate. This code is what performs the updates. So lets say I want to update the file thats evaluating the code and performing the updates. Is this possible? I heard that files are loaded into the RAM upon execution and therefore you are able to edit the file. I'm pretty sure this is true in linux machines, but I wasnt sure if it was true for windows or other server OS's.

OS X V10.7 Lion :: Updating Software On MacBook Pro - Cannot Find Server discussions.apple.com

I am trying to update the software on my macbook pro however everytime I attempt to do this I receive a message unable to connect to server. Although I have a working network. Info: MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.6.7)

MacBook :: Software Update Can't Connect To Update Server discussions.apple.com

I am trying to update my Mac book because it is saying that software updates are available (Mac OS X Lion version 10.7.3). But I keep getting a message saying�"Some of the selected updates could not be installed. Software updates can't connect to the update server. Make sure you are connected to the internet and then try again"I am using a DLINK wireless router and have had problems with the internet connection dropping in and out on my Macbook, Ipad and iphone but it now seems to be working on all devices so given I am connected to the internet I don't know why the software updates won't install on my Macbook.� Info:Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

OS X :: Software Update Cannot Connect To The Update Server? forums.macrumors.com

Yesterday, I was about to install a couple of updates when I realized that they'd force me to restart. So I closed out Software Update and went along with my business. I also decided to change the short name of my account, as I took over my brother's and wanted to change it.Today, I saw that iTunes 9.1 had come out and ran Software Update and lo and behold, Software Update stalls with nearly no progress and hops around the dock. I switched to Software Update and it tells me: "Software Update can't check for updates because of a network problem." and under that "Software Update can't connect to the update server. Make sure you're connected to the Internet, and then try again."

Motorola Xoom :: Cannot Find Software (3.2 Gingerbread) Update Page forums.motorola.com

I'm having problems with Motorola site every time I try updating my xoom it can't find the page. I can't find software page, also where do you go update os 3.2 gingerbread?

Software :: Software Update - Never Reach The End? macosx.com

I have my macbook pro with Leopard last update 10.5.6. Problem: I open Software Update in System Preferences, click on "Check now", Software Update starts BUT never reach the end. Every think works fine, expect the Software Update. What I can do to fix this problem?

IPhone :: Contacts Lost After Software Update discussions.apple.com

I backed my phone up before I did a software update but now I can't find my contacts!

Can't Find Software Update Column discussions.apple.com

I can't find software update column in my I pad Info: iPad 2, iOS 4.3.3