Installing Spirion on Mac

  1. You can obtain the installation file from the My UVU. After logging into My UVU, select the “Technology Services and Support” under the Employees tab in the left most column. The Spirion installation file is located in the Software Downloads area. Expand the Spirion folder by clicking the title. Expand the Mac folder and select the current ZIP file to download.
myUVU Software Downloads Identity Finder Mac Client
  1. Once the download is complete, run the zipped installer package from your Downloads location by clicking it.
Image of Downloads Icon on the Mac OSX Dock

  1. Right click on the installer package and click Open. If you simply double click the icon, you may get an error message indicating that the package cannot be opened. To resolve this, right click on the package and click Open.
    Right click on the package and select 'Open' to install the package.
  2. You will be warned that the package is from an unidentified developer. Click Open to continue.Security warning after opening the package.
  3. Click Continue to continue past the introduction.
Image of Introduction Step of the Identity Finder Installer
  1. If prompted, select the hard drive where you would like to install Spirion and click Continue. Otherwise, click Install to install Spirion.
Select a Hard Drive to Install to and Continue
  1. You will be prompted to enter your login information to authorize the installation. Enter your username and password and click Install Software.

Prompt for Username and Password


    1. Once the installation is complete, close the installer.
Installation of Spirion was successful.
  1. You will be prompted to delete the installer for Spirion or keep the installer. This choice is up to you.
Prompt for deletion of original installer file
  1. You can confirm that it was successfully installed by using Launchpad to locate Spirion.

Launchpad Icon in the dock

  1. Click the Spirion icon to launch Spirion.

    Spirion Icon in Launchpad

  2. Refer to the following documents to get started with using Spirion on Mac: