I gots kestion

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  1. ryanlusk

    ryanlusk Banned

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    if u have a program installed on one mac (photoshop) and it was installed
    Then u copy pasted that program ad all it's folders over to another mac
    Would it still work
    He would u need to reinstall or whatever
  2. murphmanny

    murphmanny Banned

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    i don't think so
    i believe you need a new serial
    i'm not a 100 % sure but
    try it atleast
  3. ryanlusk

    ryanlusk Banned

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    Haha I can't try it
    Yet
    I don't have the second mac yet
    But I'm looking for future reference
  4. Teslanaut

    Teslanaut Well-Known Member

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    That isn't how it works. There are files in other parts of the Mac that contain the serial and other stuff that keeps it working on your Mac. .plist files, hidden files, little things.

    One way to transfer it would be to back it up with Time Machine and transfer it that way.
  5. ryanlusk

    ryanlusk Banned

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    so I'd just have to redownload all my programs ?
    That sucks

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