For whatever reason, you may have uninstalled the Apple app store on your Mac and now you wish to reinstall it. How do you re-download the Apple app store to your Mac? You can get information and assistance by contacting customer support here, and you can keep reading to find out how to reinstall the app store.
At this time, Apple does not have a direct link to re-download the Apple app store to your Mac, but there are options to recover it. You need the Apple app store to recover previously purchased apps or to make new app purchases to your Mac.
One option you have is to reset your Mac to settings prior to deleting the Apple app store. To restore your Mac to an earlier date, follow these steps:
Check your Mac to see if the Apple app store is now available again. If this does not work, you will need to reach out to Apple support to reinstall the Apple app store to your Mac.
Apple provides you with two options to getting tech support when you need to re-download the Apple app store to your Mac. You can chat with a tech online, or you can schedule a technician to call you.
To have a tech walk you through recovering or reinstalling your Apple app store online, follow these steps:
If you don't want to wait online to chat with tech support, you can schedule a call to you. Follow steps 1 through 8 listed above, and then select Schedule a Call. Here you can make an appointment for a technician to call you when it is most convenient for you.
Re-downloading your Apple app store does take time. However, you can get help with the process by contacting Apple support here. If you cannot recover your Apple app store by restoring your system to an earlier setting, customer support can walk you through the recovery process.
After thousands of Apple customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem (and many others), we decided it was time to publish instructions. So we put together How Do I Re-Download the Apple App Store to My Mac? to try to help. It takes time to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Apple if necessary. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with guidance from this page.
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