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Small Software Update Problem...
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Join Date: Jan 2001
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May 27, 2001, 12:37 PM
 
I have a really little, sort of annoying Software Update problem in OS 9.1. Whenever I check for updates through the program, I always get the Disk First Aid 8.6.1 update to appear even though I updated to that a couple months ago. Just to check, I let it update and the next time it checked, the same update was available. This has happened on my G4 and on my iMac (Sage/450). Thanks!
     
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May 27, 2001, 01:26 PM
 
Trash the file Mac HD/System Folder/Preferences/Updateable Items

Empty trash, try Software Update again.
     
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May 27, 2001, 01:31 PM
 
Hi Rlorenc,
That is a known issue, Apple is working to address it... yes, it is very annoying... It happens intermittently to some people...
dave
     
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May 28, 2001, 01:30 AM
 
It is also happening to me. Trashed the preferences and it kept showing up after running the update. I thought I was the only one experiencing this.

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