Installation on Mac OS

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Warning: Only tested on Intel based macs

Steps to get ready to run BrainBuilder Development Studio for the first time:


Check minimum system requirements:

  • macOS Catalina (Intel-based)
  • macOS Ventura (Intel-based)

You may be able to use other versions, but we do not test these. If you run into problems when using other versions, you have to fix them yourself.

Download & Installation

Tip: If you encounter any difficulties during the Windows installation process, refer to Troubleshoot mac installation for troubleshooting assistance.

Download the BrainBuilder Development Studio

Open the 'Downloads' folder in Finder.

Right-click on brainbuilder-[version].pkg, and choose menu:Open with[Installer].

A warning pops up, click [Open]. The installer starts (if nothing seems to happen, it will be behind the Finder window).

After 'The installation was successful', click [Close]. You can now move the installer package to the Trash bin.

The installation was succesful.

Starting the Development Studio

You'll find BrainBuilder in the Finder under Applications. Double-click it to start the Development Studio.

The development studio

Note: Please note that the first time you start BrainBuilder Development Studio, it may take a little longer as it downloads the necessary program files.

Tip: For a more visually appealing experience, you can choose from various colorful themes by accessing the Options menu and selecting "Skins".

For easy access, you can drag the BrainBuilder icon from Finder/Applications or from the Launchpad to the Dock.

The brainbuilder icon

Start creating