Installation

Last updated 8 months ago

You can download the latest release of CommandPost as an DMG package here.

Once downloaded, simply open the package by double-clicking it.

You will be presented with a MIT license agreement like the below - click Agree if you accept.

License Agreement

The DMG package will open, looking like this:

Package Contents

Double click the CommandPost icon. It will now ask you if you wish to move CommandPost to your Applications folder:

Move CommandPost

Click Move To Applications. CommandPost will now launch the Welcome Screen:

Welcome Screen

Click CONTINUE.

You'll then be presented with the Accessibility Permissions screen:

Accessibility Panel

When you click ENABLE ACCESSIBILITY, macOS will present you with this:

Accessibility Permissions

Click Open System Preferences.

When the Privacy Tab of the Security & Privacy System Preferences opens, you'll see CommandPost in the "Allow the apps below to control your computer" list. However the panel is locked, so you need to click the paddock icon in the bottom left corner of the screen to make changes.

Accessibility Permissions

Enter your computers password and press Unlock:

Accessibility Permissions

Once the preferences are unlocked, you can tick CommandPost in the list. As soon as you click it, System Preferences will close, and you'll go back to the CommandPost setup:

Scan Final Cut Pro

When you click START SCAN CommandPost will begin scanning your system for Final Cut Pro Plugins & Motion Templates. This process can take several minutes to complete.

Scanning

Once the scanning is complete you'll be presented with:

Scanning

Click CLOSE, and you're ready to use CommandPost!

You can access CommandPost's features via it's menubar icon.