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Unable to install Time Doctor in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

One of the new features of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion is the GateKeeper which gives the user more control when installing new apps in their system.

Most applications, especially those downloaded from third party source will be getting a pop-up warning message unless you're downloading from the App Store.

This is an example of the pop-up message that you will be getting:


To fix this, perform the following steps:

1.) Click on the Apple logo and go to System preferences:


2.) Then click on Security and Privacy:


3.) From the General Tab, Click on the lock icon and enter your password to unlock it:



4.) Under "Allow applications downloaded from", Select Anywhere:



5.) That's it, you may now run the Time Doctor installer.

To learn more about this issue, you can check Apple's knowledge base on Gatekeeper.

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