Installing Mantid on OSX

The steps below will guide you through installation for versions of Mantid greater than 3.1.1.

  1. Download the dmg file from the download page.
  2. Once it is downloaded it should appear in Finder. If not, then go to the download folder and select it.
  3. Click the dmg file and a window will appear containing the MantidPlot application and a link to Applications.
  4. To install MantidPlot, drag its icon onto the Applications link.
  5. Double click on the Applications link to open a new finder window. You should see that MantidPlot is in the list of applications. Selecting it will start MantidPlot.