Simply download and double click the DMG file.
Drag&drop the das element icon on Applications icon.

The first time you start the application is might take a few seconds longer to start.

Connect to license server

In order to connect to the license server you have have to create this file in the current users home directory:


The file content is:

You can also set an environment variable (DASELEMENT_LICENSE). Depending on the MacOS version it might always work differently. It’s recommended to use the file based approach since it’s way easier to setup.

Use this command set the variable:

launchctl setenv DASELEMENT_LICENSE 5053@license-server


Go to the Applications folder in the Finder. Right click the das element version and select Move to Bin.