Apple Software Update

Apple Software Update

Apple Inc. – 84.2MB – Shareware – Android iOS Windows Mac
out of 180 votes
Apple Software Update is a software tool by Apple that installs the latest version of Apple software. It was originally introduced to Mac users in Mac OS 9. A Windows version has been available since the introduction of iTunes 7. Software Update automatically informs users of new updates. It is automatically installed when you install iTunes. To install Apple Software Update separately, download the iTunes setup.exe from the download link below and extract it (it's a zip file), for example using 7-Zip. Among the extracted files, there is a file called AppleSoftwareUpdate.msi. Double-click this file to install Apple Software Update.


Apple Software Update is a Shareware software in the category Audio & Multimedia developed by Apple Inc..

It was checked for updates 39,081 times by the users of our client application UpdateStar during the last month.

The latest version of Apple Software Update is, released on 10/15/2019. It was initially added to our database on 09/13/2007.

Apple Software Update runs on the following operating systems: Android/iOS/Windows/Mac. The download file has a size of 84.2MB.

Users of Apple Software Update gave it a rating of 3 out of 5 stars.


What is Apple Software Update?

Apple Software Update is a tool developed by Apple Inc. that allows users to keep their Apple software up to date with the latest versions and security fixes.

How do I access Apple Software Update?

Apple Software Update can be accessed through the Mac App Store on macOS, or through the Software Update feature in the System Preferences. On Windows, it can be accessed through the Start menu or by searching for it in the taskbar.

What software can I update with Apple Software Update?

Apple Software Update can be used to update a range of software products from Apple, including macOS updates, security updates, Safari web browser updates, iTunes updates, and iCloud for Windows.

How often should I check for updates?

It is recommended to check for updates on a regular basis to ensure your Apple software is up to date with the latest features, bug fixes and security patches. However, users can adjust their update preferences so that their software will download and install automatically.

What should I do if an update fails to install?

If an update fails to install, there may be a problem with your internet connection or with the installation files. Try restarting your computer or device and connecting to the internet again before attempting to install the update. If the problem persists, contact Apple Support for further assistance.

Is Apple Software Update free?

Yes, Apple Software Update is free to download and use.

Can I opt out of automatic updates?

Yes, users can adjust their update preferences in the Settings or System Preferences menu to disable automatic updates. However, it is recommended to keep software up to date to ensure the best performance and security.

Why should I update my Apple software?

Regular updates can help keep your Apple software running smoothly, fix bugs and improve security. Updates can also add new features and provide better compatibility with other software and hardware.

How long do updates take to install?

The time it takes to install an update will depend on the size of the update and the speed of your internet connection. Some updates may take only a few minutes to install, while others may take longer.

Can I continue to use my computer while an update is installing?

In most cases, users can continue using their computer while an update is installing in the background. However, some updates may require a restart to complete the installation process.

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