OS X Mountain Lion: Reinstall apps that came with your Mac

Reinstall apps that came with your Mac

If you delete an app, you can reinstall it.

  • To reinstall an app that came with your Mac, such as Mail or Calendar, reinstall OS X. Reinstalling OS X doesn’t erase your information.

    For more information about reinstalling OS X, see this help topic:

    Reinstall OS X

  • To reinstall iTunes, download it from the Apple Downloads website.

    Apple Downloads website

  • To reinstall iMovie, iPhoto, and GarageBand, use the Mac App Store.

    If the apps came on a disc with your Mac, use the disc to reinstall them instead of the Mac App Store.

    Insert a CD or DVD

Last Modified: Aug 8, 2013
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