lion wont install on my macbook

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by aspicknspan, Aug 16, 2011.

  1. aspicknspan macrumors newbie

    Aug 16, 2011
    Hi My son bought lion from the appstore and it says he can also install on up to 5 computers. I have repeatedly tried to upload onto my macbook after he logs in as himself on his account and it won't download. It say its downloading, but it never does. One time it said there was an error downloading.
    Thanks, Angela
  2. Intell macrumors P6


    Jan 24, 2010
    Remove the /username/Library/Caches/ folder and the /Library/Caches/ folder. Restart the Mac and try again. This is how I fixed it on my Mac.
  3. JediMeister macrumors 68040

    Oct 9, 2008
    Have you updated to 10.6.8 or are running 10.6.6 which is when the Mac App Store was first introduced? If not 10.6.8, update and then retry the download.

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