Users / Members

Helpful tips for MacUpdate users and paying members.

How do I create a MacUpdate account?
Creating a member account on MacUpdate couldn’t be easier. Simply head on over to and choose “create account” in the top right corner of the p...
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 at 4:29 PM
How do I delete my MacUpdate account?
If you want to delete your account because you’re receiving to many emails from us, you can change your preferences at
Tue, 27 Jan, 2015 at 1:57 PM
How MacUpdate works
A Mac Community Built on Engagement MacUpdate began in 1996 as a forum for Mac enthusiasts to discuss and track Mac software updates and releases. N...
Thu, 6 Oct, 2016 at 2:54 PM
I noticed an app listing was out of date. How can I let MacUpdate know?
If you notice one of our listings is out of date, we'd love for you to let us know! You can either send an email to or fill out ...
Mon, 27 Mar, 2017 at 9:02 AM
What if I don't find an app on
If an app is not on send us a note to with the name of the app and we'll make sure it's added! Alternatively, yo...
Tue, 3 May, 2016 at 3:03 PM
Why was my review/comment deleted?
Reviews and comment are moderated on MacUpdate. There are a number of reasons why a post would get removed: The post used inappropriate language You&...
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 at 4:32 PM
How is MacUpdate making it easier to download and install apps on my Mac?
Most of the time, you will hear Mac owners say things like, “The Mac just works,” or “My Mac is so much easier to use than a PC.” However, when you sit most...
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 at 4:32 PM
Remove Yahoo search assist
If you have installed the Yahoo search assist and would like to remove it, please follow these steps. Safari Launch Safari, click the "Safari"...
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 at 4:31 PM
How do I contact MacUpdate?
You can contact MacUpdate at the following addresses: Support Inquiries: MacUpdate Desktop Support: ...
Thu, 18 Aug, 2016 at 12:03 PM
MacUpdate Website Maintenance 2016-09-30
MacUpdate is currently going through some maintenance. While things are still 100% functional, you may notice some delays when it comes to loading p...
Fri, 30 Sep, 2016 at 9:44 AM