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Fetch 5.x for Mac - Installation Instructions

Note: Secure connection to MITnet requires Kerberos Extras. Installation of Fetch requires administrative privileges on the Macintosh system.

  1. Download the Fetch 5.x software. Certificates required.
    Fetch installer icon

  2. NOTE: You may need to disable Apple's Gatekeeper feature to carry out the installation. See Allow application installations and temporarily disable Gatekeeper in OS X 10.9 to 10.11
  3. Double-click the file  and once that opens up double-click on the file  mit-fetch-573.pkg.
  4. Result: The Welcome screen is displayed
    Welcome to installer screen

  5. Click Continue.
    Result: You are prompted to select a destination.
    Select destination

  6. Click Continue.
    Result: You are prompted to perform the "standard installation" type.
    Select installation type

  7. Click Install.
  8. When prompted, enter the system's administrator password and click Install Software.
    username and password prompt
    Result: Fetch is installed.
    Installation completed successfully screen

  9. Click Close.

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Last Modified:

October 12, 2018

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