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anne.moody
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Registered: ‎10-25-2011
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Maya Installer won't work on Mac

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10-25-2011 02:02 AM

Hello!

I am a uni student in desperate need of Maya, so I downloaded the student version. Unfortunately, when I tried to install, the launcher froze. Thinking it could be a problem of the file, I downloaded versions 2011 and 2010, but the same problem happened.

I searched a bit and it seems that this same error has happened on version 10.7 Lion of the Mac OSX, but I am running a 

Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard, and the machine is quite new. Any idea why this may be?

 

Thank you!

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david.lau
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Re: Maya Installer won't work on Mac

10-26-2011 02:43 PM in reply to: anne.moody
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MarvinReyes
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Registered: ‎06-26-2012
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Re: Maya Installer won't work on Mac

06-26-2012 01:55 AM in reply to: david.lau

Hi, just recently bought Entertainment Creation Suite 2013. Having a problem installing to Mac OS X Leopard. Its says that 'it's not recognized and not mounting". 

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philip.s
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Registered: ‎09-27-2011
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Re: Maya Installer won't work on Mac

06-26-2012 01:04 PM in reply to: MarvinReyes

Hi MarvinReyes,

 

Have you checked out the component system requirements? From what I've seen so far, the Mac compatible products require OS X 10.7 or higher. 



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MarvinReyes
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Re: Maya Installer won't work on Mac

06-26-2012 06:07 PM in reply to: philip.s

HI Philip,

 

Is there other way so i can install it? or i really need to upgrade my OS to Lion?

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MarvinReyes
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Re: Maya Installer won't work on Mac

06-26-2012 06:24 PM in reply to: philip.s

My OS is just 10.5.x.

 

Thanks!

Marvin

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david.lau
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Registered: ‎06-18-2008
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Re: Maya Installer won't work on Mac

06-27-2012 06:08 AM in reply to: anne.moody

Confirm that the OS is 1 out from this list.  i.e. Maya 2009 is tested for 10.4.  It will probably work with 10.5.

 

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/index?siteID=123112&id=14959955&linkID=9242259

 

If it doesn't install, then try "Pacifist'.  You can search for "Pacifist" in the Up and Ready blog (3rd column).

 

 



David Lau
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