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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Sep 7, 2020 · 3 commits to master since this release

Retroactive lets you run Aperture, iPhoto, and iTunes on macOS Catalina and macOS Big Sur. Xcode 11.7 on macOS Mojave. Final Cut Pro 7, Logic Pro 9, and iWork ’09 on macOS Mojave or macOS High Sierra.

Retroactive 1.9 adds new features and improves compatibility:

  • Adds support for unlocking Xcode 11.7 on macOS Mojave.
  • Adds support for unlocking Aperture, iPhoto, and iTunes on macOS Big Sur.

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To open Retroactive, right-click on the Retroactive app in Finder, and click “Open” as shown below. If you right-clicked when opening Retroactive for the first time, you need to right-click for a second time.

If Retroactive still can’t be opened, check your GateKeeper settings under the General tab in System Preferences > Security & Privacy. Click “Open Anyway” to open Retroactive.

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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Jun 27, 2020 · 9 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.8 adds new features and improves compatibility:

  • Adds support for unlocking Xcode 11.6 on macOS Mojave.
  • Adds experimental support for unlocking Aperture and iTunes on macOS Big Sur.
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Apr 26, 2020 · 17 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.7 improves compatibility between iWork ’09 and macOS Mojave, contains bug fixes for Logic Pro 9, and adds support for unlocking Xcode 11.5 on macOS Mojave:

  • Resolves an issue where typing and scrolling in Pages ’09 may be slow
  • Resolves an issue where Pages may fail to resize when the Styles drawer is visible
  • Resolves an issue where text format and paragraph alignment controls in the format bar may appear distorted or become unresponsive in iWork ’09
  • Resolves an issue where scroll bars may appear behind the document canvas in iWork ’09
  • Resolves an issue where the document title may become unresponsive in iWork ’09
  • Resolves an issue where text in Japanese, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese may be invisible or appear as special characters in iWork ’09
  • Resolves an issue where 32-bit Audio Bridge may quit unexpectedly when opening Logic Pro 9
  • Adds support for unlocking Xcode 11.5 on macOS Mojave
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Mar 10, 2020 · 22 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.6 contains the following bug fixes and improvements:

  • Resolves an issue where Aperture cannot remember custom command sets
  • Adds support for unlocking Xcode 11.4.1 and Xcode 11.4 on macOS Mojave
  • Includes guidance on downloading iOS apps with Apple Configurator 2
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Feb 23, 2020 · 33 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.5 improves iTunes compatibility with macOS Catalina 10.15.4.

  • Resolves an issue where authenticating with Apple Music, iTunes Store, or App Store may fail in iTunes 12.9.5 and iTunes 12.6.5 running on macOS Catalina 10.15.4 (-42408, -45076, and 11571).
  • Resolves an issue where iTunes cannot read the contents of a connected iOS or iPadOS device.
  • Resolves an issue where iTunes 12.6.5 cannot display downloaded app icons.
  • Resolves an issue where iTunes 10.7 may prompt to reinstall itself (-42401).
  • Adds support for installing iTunes 11.4.
  • Adds support for syncing with iPod shuffle, iPod nano, iPod classic, and iPod mini.
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Jan 19, 2020 · 35 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.4 contains bug fixes and additional enhancements:

  • Resolves an issue where Final Cut Pro 7 may become unresponsive or quit unexpectedly on launch
  • Adds the ability to export existing Final Cut Pro 7 projects into XML files when running under VMware Fusion (export-only, workaround required for initial install*)
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Nov 18, 2019 · 38 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.3 contains bug fixes and additional enhancements:

  • Adds support for modifying Final Cut Pro 7, Logic Pro 9, and Keynote ’09 to be compatible with macOS Mojave and macOS High Sierra
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Nov 10, 2019 · 49 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.2 contains bug fixes and additional enhancements:

  • Restores the ability to add adjustments and use Quick Brushes in Aperture
  • Restores the ability to print photos in Aperture and iPhoto
  • Resolves an issue where Aperture and iPhoto may fail to launch (Error 13)
  • Adds support for modifying Aperture and iPhoto to be compatible with macOS Catalina before upgrading to macOS Catalina
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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Nov 7, 2019 · 55 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.1 restores the ability to add adjustments, use Quick Brushes, and to print photos in Aperture.

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@cormiertyshawn895 cormiertyshawn895 released this Oct 28, 2019 · 65 commits to master since this release

Retroactive 1.0 is the initial release of Retroactive, and supports modifying Aperture, iPhoto, and iTunes to work with macOS Catalina.

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