My Take Home file says it is damaged


If you receive the following message when trying to run Read&Write for Mac Take Home, there is a security setting to allow the file to be downloaded

Note: If using OS X 10.12 Sierra click here

Note: you must be logged in with an administrator account for this procedure

 

1) Click on the System Preferences icon

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2) Go to Security & Privacy   

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3) Click the lock icon and enter your password to make changes

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4) On the General tab under Allow application downloaded from select Anywhere

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5) Click Allow from anywhere when prompted, then close the Security & Privacy window

(OS X 10.12 Sierra users click here to continue)

 

You will now be able to run Read&Write for Mac Take Home. Once Read&Write has been activated, you can reset Allow applications downloaded from: back to Mac App store and identified developers by following the steps outlined above.

 
  

Instructions for OS X 10.12 Sierra

 

Note: you must be logged in with an administrator account for this procedure

 

1) Open Finder and go to Applications > Utilities

2) In the Utilities folder, locate Terminal

 

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3) In Terminal type the following command:

 

sudo spctl --master-disable

 

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4) Enter your password

 

Then click here and follow the instructions through to Step 5

 

To reset the Security and Privacy setting, repeat Steps 1 and 2 in the OS X 10.12 Sierra instructions above

 

5) In Terminal type the following command:

 

sudo spctl --master-enable

 

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This will reset Security and Privacy  back to its default setting