Mac App Store: How to redeem a code
This article explains how you can redeem iTunes gift cards for use on the Mac App Store.
Note: Apple Store gift cards cannot be redeemed for use on the Mac App Store.
Mac App Store, iTunes Store
To redeem a code on the Mac App Store:
- Click Redeem from the Quick Links section located on the right of the Mac App Store.
- Enter your redemption code into the text field exactly as it appears on your gift card or gift certificate. You may be prompted to sign in with your Apple ID and password.
- Click Redeem.
- You will receive a thank you message.
Your Mac App Store credit balance will be displayed in the Quick Links section. When you redeem a code on the Mac App Store, your store credit balance will be updated for both the Mac App Store and iTunes Store.
If you have trouble reading a code, please see iTunes Store: Invalid, Inactive, or illegible codes.