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How to update your Astute Manager

1 minute read • Last updated 2019-10-23

This article describes how to update a previously-installed instance of the Astute Manager. By ensuring you have the latest Astute Manager installed, you can be certain of maximum operating system compatibility such as macOS Catalina.

Typically it is not necessary to update the Astute Manager to access the latest Annual Service Plan plugins. For further support on how to operate the Astute Manager, please refer to our dedicated support pages for the software.

macOS users

  1. Quit the Astute Manager if already running
  2. Download the latest version
  3. Open the downloaded AstuteManager disc image
  4. Copy the Astute Manager app into the macOS Applications folder (confirm that you wish to overwrite the existing copy)
  5. Run the new instance in the Applications folder
  6. Enter your user login password when prompted

Windows users

  1. Quit the Astute Manager if already running
  2. Download the latest version
  3. Run the downloaded AstuteManager installer
  4. Continue as prompted to complete the installation
  5. Open the newly installed Astute Manager

Why doesn't it update automatically?

This functionality is on our Astute Manager roadmap to further enhance the user experience.

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