iTunes Won't Follow Firewall Instructions

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by pelequero, Oct 22, 2010.

  1. pelequero macrumors newbie

    Oct 22, 2010
    Hello. I'm a bit new to Macs so forgive me if I'm missing an obvious fix. Every time I start iTunes, it asks me if " can accept incoming network connections." It's listed as an approved program in my firewall security preferences, so I'm not sure what else to do to prevent this.

    I've uploaded a screenshot for reference.

    Thanks in advance.

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  2. saxman macrumors 6502

    May 13, 2004
    Try this:

    1) Open Terminal
    2) In the Terminal window, run the command:

    codesign -v /Applications/

    3) If the output of this command is anything but "Valid on disk," download a new copy of iTunes, drag your current version of iTunes from the Applications folder to the Trash, empty the Trash, then install the new copy. (This will not delete your songs or movies.)

    Via this discussion on Apple's boards: iTunes Keeps Requesting Permission
  3. Jolly Giant macrumors 6502a

    Jolly Giant

    Sep 15, 2010
    Hamburg, Germany
    also try if any of the suggestions in this discussion help.

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