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  • Sun, Jan 12 2014 1:39 PM

    Uninstall issue in 10.9.1 Mavericks solved

    Having tried for 3 day to upgrade from MC 5.5.3 to MC 7.0.3, I've finally figured out why the 7.0.3 included uninstaller did not work.

    Each time I tried to run the uninstaller I received an error message that the file was damaged and could not be opened. I tried downloading it again incase there was an issue with the file, but same error message

    I found that it was a security issue.

    According to the help menu, the message "The app has been modified or damaged" it says:

    Some apps and tools, such as AppleScript applications and some legacy tools, modify themselves after signing. These types of apps cannot be opened unless the Gatekeeper setting in Security & Privacy preferences is set to Anywhere.

    This I did and it allowed me to run the uninstaller.. Yahoo.

     

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  • Sun, Jan 12 2014 4:45 PM In reply to

    Re: Uninstall issue in 10.9.1 Mavericks solved

    Yes gatekeep is very agressive in preventing apps running correctly.

    I'd be tempted to turn it off when do installs and un-installs.

     

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