Installing and using NordLocker on macOS

This tutorial explains how to download, install and set up the NordLocker account on macOS devices.

Downloading and installing

1. Go to our website and click Download.

2. Open your Downloads folder and double-click the NordLocker.pkg installation file you have downloaded.


3. The installer window will open. You will be guided through the installation, click Continue and then Install on the screen.


4. You will get a prompt to enter your device's account password in order to proceed. Enter it and click Install software.


That's it! You have successfully installed NordLocker on your device! Now, just choose whether you want to keep the setup file or delete it instantly.


Setting up the application

Once installed, the NordLocker app will start and appear in a new window.

If you already have a Nord account, choose the Use it to log in option - otherwise, create a new account. Enter a valid e-mail address and a password.


For more guidance, you can check out our articles on the steps to log in to your NordLocker account or how to create a new one!

Also, you may be prompted to allow to install system extension load from developer Tefincom SA. This is a regular security procedure by the Apple operating system (macOS) to prevent malware from being run on your machine.


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