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

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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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For the second month in a row my company has grossly exceeded its bandwidth limit.The culprit is our Mac server automatically downloading ~15GB of updates in a given day of the month, most recently the 21 March. Every update is labeled "multi-lingual voices" (version 1.0, post date 16 March 2012), each update's size 200MB to 500MB. There is no reference/description regarding what these updates are, only a product id e.g. "041-4502 (Multi-Lingual Voices)"  The server update settings in Server Admin is set to "all new" updates. Automatically copied. Delete outdated software updates.  1. What are these multi-lingual voices updates, where and why are they used?  2. Can I restrict these updates from automatically downloading, whilst retaining the "all new", automatic copy, setting for the remainder of my other updates? Server/Software details: * Our Mac server (OS X server 10.6.8) * Server Admin v10.6.5 (328.4)  Info: Mac OS X (10.6.8), Server admin

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 :: Software Updates Without Restarting? forums.macrumors.com

Before Snow Leopard, I could just force quit a Software Update after it was done to avoid restarting. Now Apple makes it so I can't even use my computer while it is being updated. How does one keep Software Update in check? Treating me like a dumb computer user makes me seriously consider switching to Linux. I want my freedom back!

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)