Updating pirated software on mac
To launch the App Store, click the blue, round icon with the ‘A’ in your Dock (if you don’t see the icon in your Dock, click on Finder → Applications → App Store).
As shown in the photo below, you’ll notice the red badge with a number when updates are available.
Even if you check off all the boxes and allow mac OS and the App Store to automatically check for and download updates, you’ll still be notified and have to authorize their installation.
As you can see, when you choose to download your applications through the App Store it makes the process of updating much easier and more organized.
The App Store in mac OS will automatically let you know when updates are available, but it won’t install them without your authorization (you can also change these settings, which we’ll get to in a moment).
If you have multiple updates available you can click You’ll now be able to make sure your settings are to your liking.
App and operating system updates typically provide bug fixes, security updates, and introduce new features.
While it’s possible that installing an update may cause an issue, it’s also possible that not installing the update could cause problems.