# Install on macOS™

Download the latest macOS disk image from QOwnNotes Releases on GitHub (opens new window), open it and drag the QOwnNotes app to your application folder.

The first time you have to right click the application and click Open to open QOwnNotes.


If you get an error message QOwnNotes.app cannot be opened because the developer cannot be verified you need to visit your macOS Security settings and click on Open anyway.

# Homebrew

There is a community maintained cask of QOwnNotes at Homebrew (opens new window).

You can install it with:

brew install qownnotes

# Nix

You can also install QOwnNotes with the Nix package manager (opens new window) under macOS, see Install via Nix.