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Installing the Mac OS X Client

The WhatPulse Mac client is fairly simple to install. You can either watch this short video of how to install (tip: watch it in fullscreen), or you can check out the stop by step instructions below the video.

Installation steps

  1. Navigate to the Downloads tab of the website.
  2. Select the Download for Mac button.
  3. Once you've downloaded the .dmg file, open it. Then open the .mpkg file inside the .dmg.
  4. It will welcome you to setup. Click Continue.
  5. Select the location to install it in and click Install.
  6. After the installation finished, you need to enable "Assistive Devices" inside the "Accessibility" system preferences menu to allow WhatPulse to count your keys and clicks.
  7. Make sure the "Enable access for assistive devices" is ticked.
  8. You can now launch the WhatPulse client from your Applications directory.
  9. When you open the client for the first time, it will ask you to login. Follow the steps below to continue.

Creating a New Account

  1. Click "I need to register an account" and click Continue
  2. Fill out the information and click Register Account!
  3. Once you've done this, check your email and click the link to verify your account.

Using an Existing Account

  1. Click on "I already have an account" and click Continue
  2. Enter your email and password and click on Check for Computers
  3. Select the computer profile you want to use and click Continue
  4. It will verify the details and then you will be able to set your settings and record your stats.