Mountain Lion Won't Verify

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by TowleC, Jul 25, 2012.

  1. TowleC macrumors newbie

    Dec 20, 2008
    I have tried installing it about 5 times now. I also made a bootable usb, and it still isnt working. This keeps popping up:
    I have tried deleting it and reinstalling it 3 times. Any help would be appreciated.
  2. mattonthemoon macrumors regular


    Feb 25, 2007
    Toronto, ON
    Repair permissions on your Mac and try again? Are you sure it re-downloaded? Did you delete the installer and empty the trash before redownloading?
  3. trustme macrumors member

    Apr 11, 2012
    Not sure if this matters but is your version of Lion pirated or real?


    All the people having a problem with upgrading to ML might be having the same problem with OTA updates for iOS on jailbroken phones. If you have a pirated version then it might not be working properly. I could be wrong though.
  4. TowleC, Jul 25, 2012
    Last edited: Jul 25, 2012

    TowleC thread starter macrumors newbie

    Dec 20, 2008
    Yes. And I will try to repair permissions.

  5. Cripps macrumors regular

    Jun 22, 2011
    Ha ha ha!:D
  6. penajmz macrumors 68030


    Sep 11, 2008
    New York City

    Is Apple now not allowing downloaded OS X to be installed? That's a first.
  7. benthewraith macrumors 68040


    May 27, 2006
    Miami, FL
    The servers are under HEAVY load right now. I'd just try again tomorrow.
  8. TowleC thread starter macrumors newbie

    Dec 20, 2008
    He asked if my version of lion was downloaded. Not Mountain Lion. I bought Mountain Lion.
  9. gerryf macrumors newbie

    Jul 25, 2012

    Well, technically, you bought an update to a supposedly legal OS you own--since you don't legally own it, maybe Apple just considers it a downpayment :D
  10. TowleC thread starter macrumors newbie

    Dec 20, 2008

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