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2.3 Installing MySQL Shell on macOS

To install MySQL Shell on macOS, do the following:

  1. Download the package from

  2. Double-click the downloaded DMG to mount it. Finder opens.

  3. Double-click the .pkg file shown in the Finder window.

  4. Follow the steps in the installation wizard.

  5. When the installer finishes, eject the DMG. (It can be deleted.)