Note: For some Mac installs of Read and Write Gold it may be required that you disable the Gatekeeper security feature before downloading. If you get an error message stating that the "Install is damaged and cannot be opened," please use the following steps to Prepare your Mac Computer for Installing Read & Write Gold.


Mac OS X 10.4 and above (Intel Based Macs Only):

  1. Download Read&Write GOLD from the ITS Software Download site and double-click ReadWriteGoldMac.dmg
  2. Double-click UIowa Read&Write Gold.pkg
    Downloads - UIowa Read&Write Gold.pkg

  3. Click the “Continue” button
    Select a Destination. Press Continue button.

  4. Click the “Install” button
    Standard Install on "ITS Help Desk" Press Install button.

  5. The first time Read&Write GOLD is used it will require activation.  The serial number is already entered.  Just click the “Activate” button.
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August 5, 2019