Aperture 3, Mac App Store: Deploying across multiple Mac systems using Apple Remote Desktop, NetInstall, or NetRestore
Follow the steps below to deploy Aperture 3 across multiple Mac systems using Apple Remote Desktop, NetInstall, or NetRestore.
Important - This article only applies to copies of Aperture purchased from the Mac App Store. It will not work for copies of Aperture installed from DVD media, or upgraded from the Aperture trial version.
- Ensure each target Mac meets Aperture's minimum system requirements.
Note - The minimum operating system requirements for the Mac App Store version of Aperture is Mac OS X v10.6.6.
- Ensure each target Mac is up to date. Check for available updates by choosing Software Update from the Apple () menu.
- On your administrator Mac system, download Aperture from the Mac App Store. If you purchased a volume license, you can download Aperture by entering one of the redemption codes provided.
- Deploy Aperture to all of the target systems using Apple Remote Desktop, NetInstall, or NetRestore.
Note - Only the Mac system on which Aperture was originally downloaded will be notified of application updates. To deploy the updated application across all target systems, download the new version of Aperture from the Mac App Store on the original system. Then, deploy the new version to all of the target systems.