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keep all your apps up-to-date effortlessly

MacUpdate is an Apple Macintosh (desktop) app/software download website, which was started in the late-1990s. MacUpdate has been featured in several magazines and newspapers including The New York Times, USA Today, Detroit News & Free. Login Sign up. Home Solutions. Enter your search term here. Search New support ticket. Check ticket status. Knowledge base. App Purchasing.

MacUpdater can automatically track the latest updates of all applications installed on your Mac. Launch our MacUpdater to see at a glance which of your apps are out-of-date. And with a simple click, you can update any outdated app. Don't waste any more time manually searching for updates, downloading, installing and cleaning up. Let MacUpdater take care of everything for you!

Scan your Apps - Maintain the Overview

Nothing could be easier than finding out which of your apps are out-of-date with MacUpdater. Just launch it and let it scan your apps. You'll see a list of all your apps, and apps with updates are listed in red. There are filter-options to display just outdated apps or ignore apps from being updated. The MacUpdater database has information about the latest versions of more than 40.000 apps (see FAQ).

No Registration Needed - Total Privacy


In contrast to competing services, you don't need to register to be able to use MacUpdater. Just launch it, scan & update your apps. Even more important, everything in MacUpdater is designed with your privacy in mind. We don't track you and we don't sell your data - because we don't even have it. In fact, we have an industry-leading Privacy Policy that should keep you feeling all warm & snug.

Stay Up-to-Date - Stay Secure

Updating apps could not be simpler - just click the 'Update' button next to any outdated app and MacUpdater will update the app to the current version automatically. MacUpdater can silently run in the back-ground, check your apps for updates every day and let you know about new updates with notifications.

One-time Purchase – No Subscriptions

MacUpdater 1.x is a one-time-purchase, without any shady memberships, forced subscriptions or adhesion contracts. There is no need to sell your soul or to rob the piggy-bank to use MacUpdater. Just a simple one-time purchase costing 9.99$/€. And if you just want to scan your apps without updating them, it's even free!

License & Cost:

MacUpdater is licensed under a proprietary license and is a free download. You can scan for updates for free, and update 10 apps for free. However, to update more than 10 apps, you need to pay 9.99$/€ to unlock the full version.

System Requirements:

• macOS 10.13 'High Sierra' or later
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Corporate & Educational Options:

Click here for information about volume features & licensing.

Documentation & Support:

Click 'Contact Support' in-app for technical support.
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User & Press Reviews:

Unfortunately, the standard Mac-app listing website refuses to list MacUpdater, although they list all other 40.000 Mac-apps. It seems they are very afraid of us offering a better product at a fraction of the price.
Instead, please go to these sites to find & post reviews and ratings of MacUpdater:
• MacUpdater @ alternativeto
• MacUpdater @ filehorse

Also here are some professional press reviews:MacUpdater 1.3 Review -
MacUpdater 1.2 Review - MacSoftReview.comMacUpdater 1.4 Video - At Tech
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Download Size: 8.3 MB Release Date: 2020-10-07

How to get updates for macOS Mojave or later

If you've upgraded to macOS Mojave or later, follow these steps to keep it up to date:

  1. Choose System Preferences from the Apple menu , then click Software Update to check for updates.
  2. If any updates are available, click the Update Now button to install them. Or click ”More info” to see details about each update and select specific updates to install.
  3. When Software Update says that your Mac is up to date, the installed version of macOS and all of its apps are also up to date. That includes Safari, iTunes, Books, Messages, Mail, Calendar, Photos, and FaceTime.

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To find updates for iMovie, Garageband, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, and other apps that were downloaded separately from the App Store, open the App Store on your Mac, then click the Updates tab.


To automatically install macOS updates in the future, including apps that were downloaded separately from the App Store, select ”Automatically keep my Mac up to date.” Your Mac will notify you when updates require it to restart, so you can always choose to install those later.

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How to get updates for earlier macOS versions

If you're using an earlier macOS, such as macOS High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, or earlier,* follow these steps to keep it up to date:

  1. Open the App Store app on your Mac.
  2. Click Updates in the App Store toolbar.
  3. Use the Update buttons to download and install any updates listed.
  4. When the App Store shows no more updates, the installed version of macOS and all of its apps are up to date. That includes Safari, iTunes, iBooks, Messages, Mail, Calendar, Photos, and FaceTime. Later versions may be available by upgrading your macOS.

To automatically download updates in the future, choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, click App Store, then select ”Download newly available updates in the background.” Your Mac will notify you when updates are ready to install.

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* If you're using OS X Lion or Snow Leopard, get OS X updates by choosing Apple menu  > Software Update.

How to get updates for iOS

Learn how to update your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to the latest version of iOS.

Learn more

  • Learn how to upgrade to the latest version of macOS.
  • Find out which macOS your Mac is using.
  • You can redownload apps that you previously downloaded from the App Store.
  • Your Mac doesn't automatically download large updates when it's using a Personal Hotspot.