You should be able to see what the file contains and check file sizes and properties. If I were you I would ignore the dmg problem until you fix the higher priority problem of the disk errors. Since then, I've gotten 3 more programs from a total of 4 different places and they all do the same thing, so this isn't a problem just with one program or place. Forgot to mention machine specs. After waiting 5-10 minutes, I right-click and select force quit. Then, my Adobe Photoshop and Dreamweaver told me I needed to restore Java 6 even though I have Java 8 installed and it is backward compatible. I have a macbook air El Capitain.
Anyone have any suggestions which might help me before I make the trip? Read the following on how to use this partition. I recently upgraded to El Capitan, and now I am finding I can't install certain software. It may take your computer a while to perform this action as the file may be enormous. On a native Mac, you just navigate to the file and mount it. I click or double-click on them, they say verifying, the bar fills, then the icon just bounces up and down on the desktop dock and the programs never open. For example, I needed to view WebEx.
That's probably due to the different build machine which we had to use for that single release. Then you can ask follow on questions for each subsequent app until you're at a spot where you understand how app downloads can break or what step was needed. So I'm still a bit confused on what's going on. This however, does not seem to be a related problem. Or were you referring to downloading LibreOffice 5. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness.
One of the programs has a. If 7-Zip struggles to Extract, try right clicking and selecting Open archive option. Nevertheless, the Mac method of installing software is actually quite simple and intuitive once you are accustomed to it. I'll go to my downloads folder in the doc and it won't do anything. I downloaded the correct Java 6 dmg, but again when I tried to install it aborted silently.
My computer is starting to have some problems. I downloaded it from your official site, is there something I'm missing here?. Could someone please tell me what might be going on?? This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Nevertheless, we all love a mystery! They all just bounce, but never actually open. It can take as little as 10 minutes or longer depending on the size of the file and speed of your computer. I'm thinking I've got to make a trip to the Apple store.
Further Explanation Alright, that was the abridged version. Also, why can't I open any. . It starting to go off into never never land while it's spinning wheel of multi-color death goes on and on and on requiring me to force quit applications and re-boot before I can continue. The operating system will load the load image and place a new icon both on your desktop, and in the sidebar of the Finder. This is a shortcut to your Mac's Applications folder.
The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. Any suggestions on what I should do? See the page for help clarifying this question. Do you mean save the string as a text file? Thanks for your attempts to assist me with this. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the , please. Same for when I try to open it from Finder. By the way, if you are using Lion you should update your sig.
So i chose to download from the Taiwanese ftp server using Opera, which downloaded a file called vlc-0. Need a hand with something? One of the most common mistakes I see among new Mac users is fumbling with how to install new software. Clicking on that link just displays a text string. A new Finder window showing its contents should appear. Let's pick one specific app and then we wan try to help you. Just think what you would need if you were solving someone else's problem.
However, if you do come across one of these files on your travels as least you now know what to do with it! Maybe fixing that will fix the dmg problem and I'm guessing almost certainly the spinning cursors. When I do it tells me the files are recognized. This volume would normally contain an installer to run or application to copy to your system drive. I'm stuck at version 2. Your new Mac application is ready to use. WebEx had me download a dmg, but when I clicked it to install, it opened briefly then failed silently.
Everything seems to work fine until I try to open the programs. The error reads, The following disk images couldn't be opened: RemoteBuddy. This happens with both Safari and Chrome, even after I've deleted all cookies and history that might interfere with the process. You could try installing it on one of your other machines and then manually copy the installed application files over to the older iMac. Ok, so i tried downloading 0. You will only really find that out when you try to install it.