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Install ChemDraw Pro on macOS

Once you've followed the other instructions to downloaded an installer from Perkin Elmer for the ChemDraw Pro software, follow these steps to install it on your computer.

Step Number: 
1
Action: 

After following the instructions for Downloading the ChemDraw Installer, locate the downloaded file in your Downloads folder -- it should have a name like 'cdpf170.dmg'

Screenshot: 
Mac Download Folder with ChemDraw Download
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2
Action: 

Double-Click that file to open the disk image.  It will appear on your desktop.

Screenshot: 
ChemDraw Installer Disk Image
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3
Action: 

Double-Click the installer file on your desktop to open it.  Then, as instructed, follow the arrows to drag the application icons to the shortcuts for their respective folders, 'Applications' and 'QuickLook'.

Screenshot: 
ChemDraw Installation Folder
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4
Action: 

Close the installer window, and drag the disk image file to the trash.

Screenshot: 
Dragging Installer to Trash
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5
Action: 

Find and double-click the ChemDraw Professional 17.1 program icon in your Applications Folder.  At first run, the program will request your email address and the registration code for the software.  Be sure to use the email address you registered with Perkin Elmer, and the Lehigh registration code, as listed in your email.  

Screenshot: 
Mac ChemDraw Activation Window

For additional help, please contact the LTS Help Desk at 610-758-4357 or helpdesk@lehigh.edu