Installing iMovie on MacOs High Sierra

If your Mac is stuck with High Sierra , you can’t upgrade it and you want to install iMovie ? follow the steps below:

Installing iMovie9

# 1. Download the iMovie 9.0.9 update package
curl '' -o ~/Downloads/iMovie9.0.9Update.dmg

# 2. Mount the dmg
open ~/Downloads/iMovie9.0.9Update.dmg

# 3. Expand (unarchive) the pkg
pkgutil --expand /Volumes/iMovie\ 9.0.9/iMovie9.0.9Update.pkg ~/Downloads/iMovie/

# 4. Rename `Payload` to ``
mv ~/Downloads/iMovie/iMovie9.0.9Update.pkg/Payload ~/Downloads/iMovie/iMovie9.0.9Update.pkg/

# 5. Unpack `` (it will get named `Payload 2`)
open ~/Downloads/iMovie/iMovie9.0.9Update.pkg/

# 6. Move `` to the `Applications` folder
mv ~/Downloads/iMovie/iMovie9.0.9Update.pkg/Payload\ 2/Applications/ /Applications/iMovie\

# Enjoy!
open /Applications/iMovie\

If you want to upgrade to iMovie 10, follow the steps below:

# 1. Check whether your App Store contains iMovie in tab "Purchased"
(You should see iMovie with button upgrade, If you don't see you should
turn on iMovie)

# 2. turn off iMove 9 and App store.

# 3. move to trash iMovie 9 

# 4. Open App Store, go to "Purchases" tab and click "Install"

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