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Read&Write Home Installation: Mac

Associated Roles:
  • Students
  • Faculty / Staff

 If you require Read&Write on your personally-owned Mac computer please refer to the following instructions.  

Read&Write Application Install Instructions

  1. Download the read&write.dmg file from NevadaBox and save it to your computer’s hard drive.

  2. Double click the read&write.dmg and once opened drag the Read&Write icon to the Applications folder.
    The Read&Write Icon on the left with an arrow pointing from it to the Applications Folder on the right.
  3. Read&Write will start copying to your Applications.

  4. Once the Read&Write icon appears in your Applications folder, double click to run.
    The Read&Write Icon which is a purple puzzle piece with the letters r and w within.
  5. Select Open.
    A dialog box with the Open button highlighted by a red square.
  6. Read&Write will require Assistive Devices so select Continue.
    The Assistive Devices Dialog Box with a red square around the check box and a red square highlighting the Continue button.
  7. On the Security & Privacy Screen tick the purple Read&Write icon box and select the Lock icon at the bottom of the window.
    The Security and Policy Dialog Window showing with a red square around the check box for Read&Write and a red square highlighting the lock on the bottom left hand side of the screen.
  8. Enter your User Name and Password to enable Read&Write and select Unlock.

  9. The Read&Write icon will appear in the top right hand corner of your screen, click on it.

  10. Click OK to accept the User agreement.