How to allow TeamViewer access on Mac

Estimated reading: 2 minutes 276 views

Are you looking to download Teamviewer software to control remote computers on your MAC but don’t know how to do it? In this article, we will guide you to install Teamviewer and allow access on MAC.

1. How to download Teamviewer for Mac

You can download Teamviewer on its official page with the following link:


You can choose the version you find suitable for you to download

2. How to install Teamviewer for Mac

After downloading Teamviewer for Mac, follow these instructions to install Teamviewer for Mac.

Step 1: Open the TeamViewer.dmg file and double-click the Install TeamViewer icon. If there is a confirmation dialog box, select Open.

Step 2: You tick the line I accept the EULA and the DPA and then select Continue. If there is a dialog box asking for permission to access the Downloads folder, select OK.

Step 3: In the TeamViewer for Mac installation window, leave the default options and click Continue. If there is a confirmation dialog, enter your password.

Step 4: When installing TeamViewer for Mac, click Close. If a dialog box asks if you want to delete the TeamViewer installation file for Mac, select Move To Trash to delete.

Step 5: Create a TeamViewer account or log in to the TeamViewer account you already have.

Step 6: Log in to your TeamViewer account; remember to tick Keep me signed in so you don’t have to log in again next time.

You can now connect to other people’s computers with Partner ID to control them. But if you want others to control your computer, you need to perform additional actions to grant TeamViewer access. I have instructions right below

3. How to allow TeamViewer access on Mac

You need to give TeamViewer access on Mac if you want to have someone else control your computer. We will grant Screen Recording and Accessibility permissions to TeamViewer.

You can press System Preferences to select Security & Privacy

Step 1: Click the padlock icon to unlock it > check TeamViewer to grant Accessibility permission.

Step 2: Enter your password to the confirmation dialog

Step 3: Like the above, you continue to integrate TeamViewer in the Screen Recording section to grant TeamViewer permissions.


In this tutorial, we provided installation instructions for installing TeamViewer and allowing TeamViewer access on Mac.

Hopefully, this article will be useful for you. Good luck!