Installing Syncfusion Flutter Mac Installer

10 Aug 20232 minutes to read

The Essential Studio Flutter Mac installer allows you to create the Flutter application in Visual Studio for Mac with the Syncfusion Flutter components.

Steps to resolve the warning message in Catalina OS or later

While running Essential Studio Flutter Mac Installer on Catalina MacOS or later, the below alert will be displayed.

Alert Image

If you receive this alert, follow the below steps for the easiest solution.

  1. Right-click the downloaded pkg file.
  2. Select the “Open With” option and choose “Installer (Default)”. The following pop-up appears.

    pop-up Image

  3. When you click “Open” the installer window will be opened.

Step-by-Step Installation

The steps below show how to install the Essential Studio Flutter Mac installer. 

  1. Open the Syncfusion Flutter Mac Installer(.pkg) file from downloaded location by double-clicking it. The Syncfusion Essential Studio Flutter Mac Installer’s welcome wizard will be displayed. Click the Continue button.

    Welcome wizard

  2. The Software License Agreement wizard will appear. Click the Continue button.

    license wizard

  3. The License Agreement’s Confirmation window will appear. If you have read the Software License Agreement, click Agree.

    License confirmation wizard


    The Unlock key is not required to install the Mac installer. The Syncfusion Essential Studio Flutter Mac installer can be used for development purposes without registering the Unlock key..

  4. The Destination select wizard will appear. You can choose which disc to install the Syncfusion Essential Studio for Flutter installer on here.

    license wizard

  5. The Installation Type wizard will appear. Click Install to begin the standard installation of the Syncfusion Essential Studio Flutter Mac installer.

    Installation type wizard

  6. The Authentication window will appear. To begin the installation, enter the Mac machine’s password and click Install Software.

    Credential wizard

  7. The installation process will begin on your machine.

    Progress wizard

  8. Once the installation is complete, the completed screen will be displayed. To exit the installation wizard, click Close.

    Finish wizard

    The files will be installed in the following location by default in the Mac installer.

    Location: {Documents}\Syncfusion\ {version}\ {platform}

    Install location

License key registration in samples

After the installation, the license key is required to register the demo source that is included in the Mac installer. To learn about the steps for license registration for the Flutter Mac installer, please refer to this.

If you are using Syncfusion controls prior to version 18.3.0.x, please follow the following steps to register your license key.

Register the license key in the main method of your example and import the ‘syncfusion_flutter_core/core.dart’ library.