This has been happening to a lot of people recently. You open App Store and try to update apps or download new ones. Instead:
And if you have 48 apps to update, you have to click OK 48 times. Argh.
I spent nearly two hours with Apple yesterday trying to resolve.
Instead, I should have just tweeted because when I did Bas Broek had the answer almost immediately:
I had already rebooted, reset NVRAM/PRAM, cleaned out my Application Support for the App Store, and, get this, at the advice of Apple itself, reinstalled freaking Mojave to try to resolve it.
What a waste of time.
I hope this may come up in someone’s Google search to save them time.
- Quit App Store
- At the terminal:
- In Finder: trash everything in that folder including any pending updates / stuck items.
- Relaunch App Store
Update: Gwynne Raskind adds: “