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Macos Installation Guide

Supported versions

Warning

Genymotion Desktop has been tested on the following macOS versions:

  • macOS 11 (Big Sur)
  • macOS 10.15 (Catalina)
  • macOS 10.14 (Mojave)
  • macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)

Virtualbox

Tip

On macOS 12 (Monterey), you need to install VirtualBox 6.1.30. You can find the dmg installer at https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/6.1.30/VirtualBox-6.1.30-148432-OSX.dmg

Unlike Windows, we do not provide an installer with VirtualBox for macOS - it has to be installed beforehand:

  1. Download VirtualBox 6.1.14 installer for Macos at https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/6.1.16/VirtualBox-6.1.16-140961-OSX.dmg
  2. Install VirtualBox
  3. Go to macOS System Preferences > Security & Privacy > General, and then click the Allow button: macos install
  4. Reboot your Mac

Genymotion Desktop Installation Guide

  1. Go to the Genymotion download page and download the macOS package.
  2. Open the .dmg file.
  3. Drag and drop Genymotion and Genymotion Shell to the Applications directory.
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