Installing on macOS
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    Installing on macOS

      Article Summary

      This guide will show you how to set up the NordLayer application on macOS. It requires macOS 11 (Big Sur) and above.

      Downloading and installing:

      1. You can download the app from the NordLayer Control Panel. Alternatively, you can use the Apple App Store

      2. If you have downloaded the NordLayer application via our website, go to your Downloads folder and double-click the NordLayer.pkg file that you have downloaded


      1. Installation window will pop up

      You will be guided through all the necessary steps to complete the NordLayer installation.


      Setting up the application:

      1. Open the Launchpad and click on the NordLayer icon

      Installing on macOS

      1. Enter your Organization ID


      1. Log in to your account with your username/password or using a 3rd party SSO


      1. Connect to a shared gateway or your organization's private gateway


      1. The first time you try connecting, you may be prompted to add NordLayer configurations, which you need to Allow


      1. A Neagent window will appear, asking for access to the Keychain

      Enter your device's password and click Always Allow.


      1. The connection status will change to Protected


      Note: In case you have any questions or are experiencing any issues, please feel free to contact our 24/7 customer support team.

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