Table of Contents       2. Installation

2.1 Single User Installation

This chapter assumes that you will use NeoFinder on a single Apple Macintosh computer.

To use NeoFinder on more than one computer, please also read the next chapter.

As the installation of NeoFinder on every workstation will be almost identical to the single user setup, it is still a good idea to read this chapter, too.

Download the current version of NeoFinder for Mac:

It will look like this in your
Downloads folder:

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Double click on that file to uncompress it.

Then just double click to launch it.

NeoFinder will detect that is is not located in the
/Applications folder, where it belongs, and will ask you if it shall move itself there:


Due to Apples “GateKeeper” security thingie, to launch NeoFinder for the first time, you may need to adjust your security preferences.

Launch NeoFinder for the first time:
When you launch NeoFinder, you will be greeted by this window:

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If you just wish to test NeoFinder for a while longer, simply press Later.

You can also visit to the online order page if you need to buy a License for NeoFinder. Just hit the
Order Now button.

If you have already ordered and received a License of NeoFinder, you can
activate it now by using Activate License.

Your next steps with NeoFinder:
3. Catalog your volumes
4. Organizing your catalogs
5. Find