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How to Install and Activate Rosetta Stone Version 3 on Mac

This installation guide shows you how to install and activate Rosetta Stone Version 3 software on a Mac Computer.
Note: Windows users please see How to Install and Activate Rosetta Stone Version 3 on Windows

Table of Contents
Install Application
Install Language Levels

Install Application

  1. Find the CD labeled Application in the yellow CD envelope in your Rosetta Stone box and insert it into your CD-drive:
  2. In the pop-up window that appears, double click Rosetta Version 3.pkg
    rstone package file
  3. When you see the installer screen, click continue
    installer screen
  4. Read the License Agreement carefully then click Continue
    license agreement
  5. Click Agree
    click agree
  6. Click Install
    click install
  1. Enter the user-name and password for your Mac's administrator account
  2. Click OK
    enter password
  3. As Rosetta Stone installs, the following screen will appear and display the amount of time left in the installation
    time left in install
  4. After the program has finished installing you will find Rosetta Stone in your Applications folder.
  5. Open Rosetta Stone

Install Language Levels

WWhen you start Rosetta Stone for the first time you will be prompted to install your language levels.

  1. Click Add a Language Level
    Adding Language Levels
  2. Insert your Language CD
  3. Click Continue
  4. Click Install selected language
  5. Click Accept
    Installing a Language level requires 600 MB of free disk space on your computer’s hard drive.
  6. As the level installs a screen will display how much time remains in the installation process.
  7. Click Add another Language Level if you have additional levels to install.
  8. When all levels are installed, click Continue


  1. Enter your activation code in the boxes
  2. Click Activate
  3. Click Continue

To add another language level at a later time, please see this article.



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