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Installing Read&Write Mac For The First Time

When you purchase Read&Write for the Mac you will be given a Product Code, please browse to and follow the instructions below.

If you've downloaded the free version of Read&Write from the Texthelp website and don't have a Product Code, skip to step 4

1 Enter Product code into essentials

2 Navigate to Read&Write for Mac

3 Locate and download the Read&Write.dmg

4 Run the Read&Write.dmg and you will get the following screen, drag the Read&Write icon to the Applications folder

Read&Write drag and drop screen

5 Read&Write will start copying to your Applications

Copying Read&Write window

6 The Read&Write icon will appear in your Applications folder, double click to run

Read&Write icon

7 Select Open

Open application screen

8 Read&Write requires Assistive Devices so select Continue

Accepting Assistive Devices screen

9 On the Security & Privacy Screen tick the purple Read&Write icon and select the Lock icon at the bottom of the window

Security and Privacy window

10 Please Enter your User Name and Password to enable Read&Write and select Unlock

Username and password window


11 The Read&Write icon will appear in the top right hand corner of your screen as below, click on it

Read&Write icon

12 Click OK to accept the User agreement

Licence agreement window


You are now ready to login to Read&Write to use it for the first time, please see the support site if you need help to login using one of the Sign In Methods

After you have signed in you will need to add your Product Code that you will of been sent, if you click on Read&Write at the top of the screen, select About Read&Write.

About Read&Write window

You will now see the window below, please enter your Product Code and select Activate, you will now be ready to use Read&Write.

Enter Product Code Window

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