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Update failure: states "Please ensure you’re authorized to perform software updates on this Mac."

On a Mac:  I was notified of SKYPE update availability and so attempted to update but encountered a snafu and error message window indicating that "Please ensure you’re authorized to perform software updates on this Mac.".  In most software, if one needs authorization, a special window comes up to request it.  Does SKYPE not know how to implemement this solution? (Seems impossible to me.)  Anyway, I aslo logged in as the Administrator for the computer and attempted to update that way, but encountered the same problem.   

 

Any suggestions?

DS_Mac_User
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I got the same message! ANy ideas? I can't seem to buy credit with a different paypal account either!

izzzzzz6
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I have the same issue - Please ensure you’re authorized to perform software updates on this Mac.

 


whats the issue?

Bjam09
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