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Ratatapa
Jul 22, 2011, 06:14 AM
Just bough an Macbook air 13 inches 128SSD I5 yesterday and I am pleased with it.

I downloaded every update possible and even downloaded the free Ilife from the Appstore.

Now i went to my iMac 2010 and checked the app stop and in purchased tab, i do not have ilife.

Does that mean that the ilife is good for my Air only?

Thanks



peskaa
Jul 22, 2011, 06:14 AM
Correct, has always been the case that bundled iLife is only for the machine it came on.

Ratatapa
Jul 22, 2011, 06:25 AM
Ok thanks wanted to be sure

Ratatapa
Jul 22, 2011, 03:53 PM
Sorry to bump but I have to say that finally it's false

So I bought the macbook air 13 yesterday and updated it with Ilife 2011.

This afternoon I went to my iMac and then went into purchased that and it says Install

I though that i would pay but if i go look at example pages it says 19.00 while Ilife is Install

SO i call 1800-my-apple to make sure and they confirmed that I can download it on my iMac and don't pay since it's on the same apple ID

yay :)

peskaa
Jul 23, 2011, 04:22 AM
That's definitely a change from the past then - but then the App Store is a new delivery method, and every other Mac comes with a restore disc. Good to hear though :)

OSMac
Jul 23, 2011, 05:03 AM
How did u dl iLife for free ,is not it preinstalled?