CS 1

How to install the CS 1 software on a Mac

This page shows you how to install the CS 1 software on your Mac. You will install a bunch of software. Check with a TA if you run into trouble.


Download the file cs1lib.py, unzip it to get the cs1lib.py file, and put it on your Desktop.

Python3, PyQt5 and PyCharm

The instructions for installation on Mac vary based on macOS version and processor. To know the details click on the Apple symbol on the top left corner of your home screen and select About this Mac to find the macOS version and processor details.

You will also need to use the Terminal app on your Mac. Open Terminal application from Applications > Utilities.

To install the software follow the instructions given in this Google doc.