MacOS Sierra update paused and won’t download [Fixed]

Too many user can not download completely the new MacOS Sierra. MacOS Sierra update is just paused, and seems not to be downloaded further.


  • End (Close) the App Store app completely.
  • Open Terminal (Found in Applications/Utilities/), then Enter the following command line:

defaults write ShowDebugMenu -bool true

  • Open App Store app again, then you have in the menu-item “Debug” – open it – and open “Show Download Folder”
  • Remove all all files and folders in the folder “”
  • End App Store app again, then restart your Mac
  • Launch App Store then attempt to repeat the download


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