Watching the download progress apps icon in LaunchPad or the Dock, isn’t that satisfying? It’ll be much more convenient for users to have a system showing precise stats about the download progress. This specific information about download progress and download speed is contained within the Mac App Store app itself, though its is not pretty straight forward. So here is a guide on How to CHECK DOWNLOAD PROGRESS ON THE MAC APP STORE.
Steps to CHECK DOWNLOAD PROGRESS ON THE MAC APP STORE :
- Navigate to Mac App Store from Dock or Applications and click on the “Purchases” tab to see the active list.
- Find and navigate to the applications you are downloading that you want to have an eye on or want to check .
This will show you the download progress bar, the total downloaded data out of the total download size with an estimation of time remaining until the app has completed downloading and is ready for use. This pic is of mac running OSX El Captain , well it is same for all Mac running OSX 10.11 and beyond !
Here’s what it looks like in OS X El Captain and others :
How to Determine App Store Download Speeds
You can also view and check the download speed of apps downloading in through the Mac App Store, easily too:
- Click on the progress bar of the app in question to view the download speed
Also, If you’re looking to check multiple app’s downloading speeds then you’ll need to click on each progress bar per app separately.
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