How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on MacOS High Sierra? – The latest version of Cisco Packet Tracer is 7.1. Packet Tracer 7.1 is a free network simulator program developed by Cisco.
How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on MacOS High Sierra?
The Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 network simulator program is working more stable on Windows operating systems. However, Wine program is used to use Packet Tracer on MacOS or Linux operating systems.
In our previous tutorials, we implemented Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on Windows and Linux / Ubuntu. You can access this articles from the links below;
- How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on Windows 10?
- How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on Ubuntu 17.10?
In this article, we will review the steps to install Packet Tracer 7.1 on the Apple MacOS High Sierra 10.13 operating system.
How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on MacOS?
Follow the steps below for installing Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on MacOS High Sierra 10.13.
You can download PlayOnMac and Packet Tracer 7.1 programs to your computer from the links below. After downloading the programs, run PlayOnMac.
Drag and drop the PlayOnMac program to MacOS Applications.
Copying the PlayOnMac to Applications…
After copying the PlayOnMac, eject the disc.
Now open Applications and run PlayOnMac.
Click Yes on the PlayOnMac information window.
Click on the Next button to install the XQuartz program required for PlayOnMac.
In the XQuartz window, select Please download XQuartz for me and click on the Next button.
The XQuartz program is downloading from the internet.
Click the Continue button to start XQuartz installation and install the program.
XQuartz installation has been successfully completed.
To install Packet Tracer 7.1 now, click Install a program on PlayOnMac.
Click Install a non-listed program.
Click on the Next button in the PlayOnMac Wizard window.
Click on the Next button.
In the PlayOnMac Manual Installation window, select Install a program in a new virtual drive and click Next.
Type a name for the program to be installed.
Leave the options in the following window by default and click on the Next button.
The Wine program installation required for PlayOnMac starts.
Downloading Wine Mono…
Click the Install button to start the Wine Gecko installation.
You can now start installing Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1 on MacOS. Click on the Browse button to start the installation of Packet Tracer 7.1.
Select Packet Tracer 7.1 and click the Open button.
The Cisco Packet Tracer Setup Wizard window opens and is ready for installation. Continue by clicking on the Next button and complete the Packet Tracer installation.
Once the Packet Tracer installation is complete, select PacketTracer7.exe as below to create a shortcut to the MacOS desktop and click on the Next button.
It was created Packet Tracer shortcut. You can delete the file with Packet Tracer.ink extension.
Packet Tracer 7.1 was created successfully. After you click the shortcut, you can start the program.
Opening Packet Tracer on MacOS…
Packet Tracer 7.1 has been successfully installed using PlayOnMac on MacOS!
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