How To Redeem a Gift Card or Promo Code in the Mac App Store

You have just received an iTunes gift card or iTunes promotional code and you must redeem them via your Mac. And then? You do not know what to do? There is a simple process to get your credit or free application.

All you need is your Mac computer, your code or a gift card that you need to charge to your account. You will have extra money to spend or a new application or game in no time. Just follow these simple steps.

First, open the App Store. Click the App Store icon in the Finder, in the taskbar at the bottom of the screen or by heading to the Applications folder. One or the other method will work.

Click the "Featured" section in the Mac App Store, marked by the star in the top menu. Choose "Swap", which is located in the "Quick Links" section. You should see it on the far right of the screen.

You will see a prompt to enter your Apple ID and password. Enter this information and click on "Login".

Prepare your iTunes Gift Card or promotional code. You can scan the code on the back of your physical iTunes Gift Card or enter it manually. To use the camera instead, click the "Use Camera" button. Hold your gift card to the camera on your Mac and the code will automatically be captured. Note that if you have a promotional code, such as a code for a game or a free application, you must enter it manually. you can not use the camera for those.

Whichever way you use, click "Use" when done.

You should then see a prompt confirming that you have used your code. It will automatically start downloading, based on your preferences, or add funds to your App Store account.

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