Can't Update any iWork '08 Applications

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by iTim314, Sep 27, 2007.

  1. iTim314 macrumors 6502

    Jun 5, 2005
    Well for one, none of the updates showed up in Sofware Updates, so I downloaded them manually.

    Upon delivery (finished downloading) they immediately started up, but all three Keynote, Pages, and Numbers Updaters said the same thing:

    "An eligible (Keynote, Pages, Numbers) application was not found in the location /Applications."

    Uh, trust me, It's there. Any ideas?
  2. IJ Reilly macrumors P6

    IJ Reilly

    Jul 16, 2002
    Did you move them from the iWork '08 folder, or rename the folder?
  3. Veritas&Equitas macrumors 68000


    Oct 31, 2005
    Twin Cities, MN
    Yup, I had same problem. Reason was that I had taken the applications out of their original iWork '08 folder and simply put each application in the application folder.

    You need to restore the iWork '08 folder into Applications, then drag Pages, Keynote, and Numbers into the iWork '08 folder. Even if you deleted the original folder, just make a new one with the same name, and it'll work fine once you drag the apps back into the folder.

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