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TSM 6.4 for OS X - Installation

  1. Go to the TSM 6 for Mac download page on the IS&T Software Grid. (Certificates required.)
    Result: The file containing the TSM 6 installer downloads as "".

  2. Open the disk image file and double-click on the Tivoli Storage Manager.mpkg package to start the installation.

  3. The TSM installer package will be blocked by Gatekeeper, to open the installer Control-click or right click the icon and click Open.
  4. Gatekeeper will confirm that you intend to install the application, click Open.

    Result: The Welcome to the Tivoli Storage Manager Installer screen appears.
  5. Click Continue.
    Result: The Readme file appears.
  6. Read, print, or save the Readme file, then click Continue.
    Result: The Standard Install on Macintosh HD screen appears.
  7. Click Install.
    Result: You are prompted to enter your Macintosh user name and password.
  8. Enter your Mac Administrator username and password and click OK or Install Software.
    Result: TSM will now install.

    Result: A confirmation screen tells you that the software was successfully installed.
  9. Click Close to exit the TSM installer.

For additional information about TSM, consult the MIT TSM readme file in the Tivoli Storage Manager folder.

If you have questions, contact the IS&T Help Desk.

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April 19, 2016

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