Complete Guide to Installing XBMC for Mac, Everything You’ll Need to Know

We’ve just rewrote the guide on how to Install XBMC to your Mac in order to reflect on some of the new improvements that have came to be since we first wrote on guide on the topic. XBMC works great on Mac and it shouldn’t take you more than fifteen minutes to complete the whole process as outlined below. Go ahead, follow the short guide below and Install XBMC for Mac with ease.

COMPLETE GUIDE TO INSTALLING XBMC FOR MAC, EVERYTHING YOU’LL NEED TO KNOW

Step 1: Download the stable XBMC software package. Make sure you choose the right version depending on whether you’re running OSX or OSXPPC, newer computers are always OSX.

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Step 2: Double Click the downloaded file in order to extract the Disk Image.

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Step 3: You’ll now see what looks like a Disk Drive on your Desktop. Open the Extracted Disk Image for XBMC.

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Step 4: You’ll now want to Drag and Drop the XBMC logo in the window to the Applications folder which is also located in the window for easy installation.

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Step 5: You’ll now want to Right Click on the Disk Drive for XBMC located on your Desktop (as shown in Step 3) and choose to Eject “XBMC”.

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Step 6: Launch and Exit the XBMC application at least once from your “Launchpad” or “Applications” menu prior to continuing.

PART 2 – CONFIGURE XBMC

Step 7: Download and Extract the “xbmchubWizard.zip” file.

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Step 8: Launch the “xbmchubWizard.app” application, confirming that you want to Open the downloaded application, if prompted.

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NOTE: If you’re having trouble or getting an error about the application being from an unidentified developer – Go to the Mac icon at the top left of your screen, click on System Preferences, then “Security & Privacy” and lastly toggle the “Anywhere” option under “Allow applications downloaded from” field. You might have to click on the little padlock in the lower left corner in order to gain access to that setting.

Step 9: Press the “Configure this Mac” button and wait a few minutes while the process goes through.

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Step 10: Once completed, a green check mark will be displayed. You can now Exit the Wizard.

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Step 11: Watch and Enjoy!

Congratulations! This should be the most complete guide to Installing XBMC for Mac that you’ll find online, think you know better? If you had trouble, try doing it again, just follow the steps outlined above and you should be just fine. Remember, you can always visit our Forums for support, and if you like our stuff tell all of your friends about us.


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