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How do I set up Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition on macOS?

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To install Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition, you first download the product’s Download Manager from your Wolfram Account page; then, with its help, download the Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition installer; and finally, install Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition and its documentation.

  1. Quit any previous installations of Wolfram products that are running on your machine.
  2. Go to your Wolfram Account page. Navigate to the Products and Services tab, then select Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition.

    In the Desktop section, click the Download button. Wait for the download of the Download Manager for Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition for macOS to finish.

  3. Run the downloaded dmg installer file from your Downloads folder.

  4. Double-click the icon to start the Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition Installer download process.

  5. Click Next to download Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition to the default download directory.

  6. Wait for the download to complete.

  7. Click Launch to start the Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition Documentation installation process.
  8. Click Continue.

  9. Click Install to start the Documentation installation.
  10. Wait for the Documentation installation process to finish.
  11. Click Close. The Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition installer window appears.

  12. Drag the app icon to the Applications folder to begin installing. Wait for the installation to complete.

  13. Click the Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition icon in your Applications folder. The Wolfram Product Activation dialog appears.

  14. Click Continue and activate Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition using your Wolfram credentials or your organization’s single sign-on access.

Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition is now set up and ready to use.

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