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Original poster
Sep 1, 2010
I've had a look online for the answer but I've not found anything similar yet. I updated to Mavericks and, as you would expect, updated each of my iWork and iLife apps to the new versions. Since then, I have had to re-download these apps three times and this morning I attempted to open Pages and, surprise surprise, it has to redownload again. This is beyond a joke. It's happened twice with Aperture, and three times each with iPhoto, iMovies, Numbers, Pages and Keynotes.

Does anybody have any suggestions or answers for this problem? I don't want to have to download these apps each time I want to use them.


macrumors 6502
Mar 29, 2013
B.F., KS

Nobody else has had this problem?
I went through it with the iWork apps when I originally moved to Mavericks and updated the iWork and iLife apps. Had to install them 3 times before they finally stopped re-downloading themselves.....

that is until today...
I installed a few updates earlier today. I think Keynote, Pages, and Numbers each had an update as well as a few small OS updates.
Now a few hours later and all of a sudden Numbers, Keynote, Pages, and iMovie are all downloading and installing themselves again. wtf. About 2.6gb all together. awesome.
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